• Knowing extra pieces will find a new home allows me to purchase larger quantities so I can share the value of extra pieces with others.

  • Working on several new lines using upcycled sari silks. The colors are heavenly and complement the gems and beads I use.

  • Intealect Jewelry and Handcrafts in Village of the Arts, Bradenton, Florida. That's me at my worktable inside.

  • The jewelry combines gems, lampwork beads, textiles, ceramics, sterling silver, copper, 14k gf, and other materials.

Recent Posts

Getting to Know Your Materials

I want to sell first quality jewelry pieces to my customers at affordable prices with no marketing hocus pocus about what’s inside. I tell my customers exactly what is in my jewelry and I always want to be accurate in my descriptions. So before I could begin to make quality jewelry I had to get to know, really know, about ... Read More »

What is Intealect?

Handmade Jewelry Bradenton Florida

I suppose I should begin my blogging story with some of my personal story. I’ll keep it simple and just say I’ve lived a long time running on fear. It’s not healthy and I don’t recommend it, but I was a worrier and there you have it. I worried about my kids, my job, my health, my husband, and, well, ... Read More »