Curious George and Paper Boats

Curious George

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Hand-Folded Fine Silver Origami LaFosse Swallowtail Butterfly Necklaces

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Large Fine Silver Origami Butterfly Necklace folded from a 6cm x 6cm sheet of PMC clay on 18″ sterling silver cable chain.

Large Origami Butterfly Necklace on Etsy 

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Smal Fine Silver Origami Butterfly Necklace hand folded from a 3cm x 3cm square sheet of PMC silver clay on 18″ Italian sterling silver curb chain.

Small Origami Butterfly Necklace on Etsy

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Owls, Winged Hearts, Leaves and Cranes

Hand-folded Fine silver Wings and Heart Origami Pendant on 20″ Italian Snake Chain

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Winged heart origami pendant on 20″ Snake chain

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Large Hand-Folded Fine Silver Origami Crane Pendant on 18″ Italian Silver Snake Chain

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Large Fine Silver Origami Crane Pendant. 1″x1.5″

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Hand-Folded Fine Silver Origami Leaf Necklace

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Large Hand-Folded Origami Owl Pendant with Oxidized Patina Finish

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1.75″x1.5″

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Origami Owl Pendant on 18″ Snake Chain

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Lovers Hearts. Origami Heart Jewelry for Valentine’s Day 2014.

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Reclaimed Fine Silver Origami Heart Stud Earrings

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Personalized Reclaimed Fine Silver Origami Heart Lovers Necklace

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Back of Origami Heart Necklace Stamped with a Lotus for Growth

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Fine Silver Lover’s Necklace on 18″ Sterling Chain

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18″ Chain

FoldIT’s First Fine Silver Origami Crane Necklaces

Finally after what seemed like eternity waiting for my PMC sheet silver and Kiln which were held up in customs at the Canada-US border, they arrived over the weekend and I didn’t waste a minute.  I was pretty happy to get them photographed and up in the shop before Sunday was over.  The first pair of fine silver earrings and necklace sold within 2 hours of posting the listing.  I am still waiting on my cabochon gemstones from Thailand and a few other tools before I can begin setting stones in my work.  Check out the etsy page for more.

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Fine Silver Cranes with Quartz Bead Accents

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Fine Silver Origami Crane Pendant on 18″ Chain

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With Packaging Ready to Ship For Christmas

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Myself modeling the 18″ fine silver crane

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Fine silver crane necklace with citrine accent

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20″ double rope chain

Experimenting with PMC origami jewelry

So recently I have been interested in getting into more silver work.  After a little research I discovered PMC, or precious metal clay.  A clay based silver material bound to an organic moldable compound that when fired burns off leaving one with solid 99.9% fine silver product.  Luckily it comes in thin sheets that can be folded like origami and adorned with gem stones and texturized or stamped.

I went on a little shopping spree online and bought a bunch of PMC, gemstones, tools and an electric kiln, the easy bake oven of jewelry artists.  Now I have to sit and wait for it all to arrive from various parts of the world.  I’m so excited I thought I would share some pics of my shopping hoard, as well as a few photos of other PMC jewelry.

Cheers.

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PMC Silver Casted Leaf

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5mm Cabochon Ethiopian Welo Opals

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6mm Faceted Natural Peridot

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PMC Silver Sheets and Origami Crane

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6mm sterling silver bezels

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