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New Year Update!

Hi Plummies!  It has been a while since I last wrote a post and I am sorry about that but life and work has just gotten way too busy!  Firstly, I just wanted to wish you all a very belated Happy New Year! I can't quite believe that it is nearly the end of January already!  So, here is a little update on what has been going on at MP HQ! Last year saw me get busier and busier on the work front. It was a great year for me, but, as there is only me doing it all, I do find that it can be a little overwhelming sometimes and I certainly need to think about how to prioritise...

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A Customer Request

I recently had a request from a wonderful customer that was a little different for me. I was asked to make her a hair barrette in copper for her up and coming wedding day. The spec I was given was It had to be made in copper Preferably shiny. The shape of a wishbone - as these hold a special meaning Forget-me-not flowers had to feature somewhere A hair barrette that would stay put!  Don't PANIC!!! I decided initially that I would probably mold it from copper clay, however, on reflection, this was not going to work as it was going to be too heavy to stay put, once it was fired. So, after much deliberation, I worked on forging my...

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I AM FEATURED!

  So earlier in the year a delightful young lady, Sophie from www.pompomblossom.com found me on Etsy and discovered my ring dishes. There was one particular colour that I had made - Rose Quartz - a very pale pink enamel. Such a pretty colour and perfect for the colour palette for 2016 and certainly a great wedding gift idea. Following on from a photoshoot that Sophie had with Wedding Ideas Magazine http://www.weddingideasmag.com  , I am delighted to see that my ring dish has been included in their feature Boho Industrial! I am so chuffed that I am in print and I have to say the shoot looks amazing. So many talented artists have been involved Sophie Stewart - http://www.pompomblossom.com/ Photography - Gemma McAuley Photography, Dresses Areles...

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