Have you ever wondered what a bench jeweler does or how they get started in the profession? Joaquin has been our onsite jeweler for the past 7 years. We are long overdue in giving him a proper introduction! Let’s learn more about Joaquin.
Joaquin was born and raised in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. His history with being a jeweler started very early on. His best friend and neighbor couldn’t come out and play until he was done doing his chores. His chores included helping his dad with the family […]
We are back with our Meet the Maker series. There are many creative and talented artists in Puyallup and we have partnered with a few of them to carry their work in our store. This blog post is written by Kazumi Divens-Cogez of NendoStudio Pottery . She creates beautifully unique and food safe pottery that makes great gifts or pieces for your own home. Here’s a look into the long yet rewarding process of creating something out of a big chunk of clay.
We are going to start a new blog series to highlight the people behind some of the jewelry and gifts we have in store and show more behind the scenes of what they do. First up is Diana and she is going to walk you through her process for wire wrapping a necklace.
Nina Designs – Moon Phases Festoon Pendant
Hi! I am your official(ish) bead-stringer, pearl-knotter, and wire-wrapper for Johnson Jewelers, Diana.
Today’s task involved a simple request from the boss, to change […]