In Ruth's own words: "I am happy to introduce you to my art and my passions. My love of creating jewelry has been a journey of many years. The bulk of my work is now in the realm of traditional Silversmithing skills. I also have many years of experience using and teaching Precious Metal Clay and Classical Wire Wrapping.
In my Silversmith work, I love to use unusual, beautiful natural stones which I get from some of the best lapidary artists in the U.S., for the creation of one of a kind settings in silver and/or copper.
I also have a passion for teaching the amazing versatility that Precious Metal Clay (PMC) offers, and the precise finessing of wire, to build beautiful classic settings in the art of Wire Wrapping."
Ruth is a very adventurous soul, whose life experiences have included:
1) swimming as a mermaid in underwater shows at Weeki Wachee Springs in Florida
2) working with the Flipper dolphins at Miami Seaquarium
3) living in Hawaii, setting National age-class records in P...