Lemon Perfect Loaf

The Perfect Easy Lemon Loaf for busy Moms… …or busy Singles, or not so busy anybody! Before setting to work on orders, I went through email that has been stacking up over the busy week. And there was no way I knew I could resist NOT making this lemon loaf (I have a thing for…

Collaborations!

Working on collaborations is exciting!! I’m really excited to put some of my 2017 business goals into action, one of which was collaborating with other momtrepreneurs on some projects. These gorgeous pendants are on their way to the studio and will be turned into key straps as a joint project between Off on a Whim…

Sea Sunset Resin Earrings

I don’t work in resin, but I am often amazed at the beautiful work I’ve seen done with it and have been tempted to try it out for myself many times. These earrings in particular caught my eye and made me think again that perhaps I should give it a try. The full free┬átutorial for…

A Rose for Mother

A Rose for Mother Mother’s Day Copper Heart Pendants Mathair: Irish: Mother A little project I worked on over the weekend, cutting hearts out of copper sheet, sanding, smoothing, texturing, stamping, oxidizing and polishing..phew!! I got the idea from one of my favorite blogs: The Cerebral Dilettante– check them out here! These are just about…

Sweetheart Mini Earrings

I sort of went on a Sweetheart Mini Earring binge, and worked on a few pairs of these adorable little heart earrings! Each pair has been shaped, textured, antiqued and polished by Yours Truly, with lovely little gemstones wrapped on for accents. They measure just over 1″ from end to end, lightweight and very easy…

Suncatchers in the Sun

A few nights ago, as I was soaking in the bath with my iPad goddess as my friend calls her, I looked up some wire wrapping tutorials and came across a really great one on making wire frames for pendants, Tree of Life, and sun catchers. Bad me didn’t bookmark or save it and now…

Angels!

It all started with Pinterest! I was browsing one evening and came across this really sweet angel. Normally, I don’t get into angels much. I like the theory of them, I like what they are supposed to represent in today’s stories, but, they’re not my ‘thing’. But this wire angel was too sweet to ignore.…