The Gemstone Detective

Come visit the Instagram page for Ellen Lyons Designs SingedFingers

SingedFingers is the place to see new designs and all WIP which = Works In Progress!   A special offer is coming soon.

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Art Purchased from an American Artist Equals a Reverberating Pebble in a Pond.

Melissa sulks.  Glass blowing professionals are mad.   Ivan is irritated.  Vanessa visits with Rachel in her booth and then Rachel visits with Tessa in hers.   The other day, Tessa massaged one of her body care emollients into Rachel’s curls.  The artist vendors await buyers at the American Made Show in Dallas.   The wholesale buyers are not here in the droves that we were expecting and those who are here buy from other vendors who have cheaply made stuff from China or elsewhere. This is not a good show.   One sale for Rachel does not equal a...

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Just in time for Valentine's Day

Just in time for Valentine's Day

Please check out the new  selection of pieces using reticulated silver, pink tourmalines, white coin pearls, Swarovski crystals and rhodolite garnets.   Please enter Valentines into the search function to see them all.

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Trendy and Heirloom Jewelry

  Have you ever walked into a Goodwill store and seen all the jewelry for sale?  Most of the jewelry will be of two varieties: junk, which is to say Mardi Gras beads and other manmade material or pieces that are no longer consider trendy or in style.    Some bargains are to be had for sure, especially for jewelry designers who are seeking raw materials to remake into new pieces.  Just the other day, my studio partner found some beautiful glass Czechoslovakian beads that have been reinvented into beautiful earrings with sterling silver accents that will soon have new...

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Recycled Precious and Fairmined Metals

Ellen Lyons Jewelry Designs uses only fairmined and recycled precious metals.

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