After 25 years producing live entertainment for a large central Florida theme park, Angie retired to pursue her passion for cutting beautiful stones and crafting them into artisan jewelry.
I design and fabricate one-of-a-kind fashion jewelry from stones and silver. My passion is to create a wearable work of art that is timeless and unique. My pieces enchant and enlighten. They make a bold statement about the fashion and style sense of the wearer.
Stones are endlessly fascinating. You can see ringed planets spinning through a Montana Agate and glimpse the ancient forces that shaped the earth in a Crazy Lace Agate. Some stones display fantasy landscapes, others are striking sepia images of scenic hills and mountains. Translucent gems have an unearthly quality – sometimes swirls of moss or plumes of smoke are suspended within.
The work I do with stones makes me a Lapidary. All of my designs feature stones I’ve cut in my workshop. The process starts with slabs sawn from a rock and moves through stages of grinding, sanding, & polishing. The finished piece is a cabochon, a stone with a curved top and flat back. I design each silver setting to enhance the natural characteristics of the stone