The jewelry is hand-fabricated using various types of metal, including 14-20k gold that I alloy for specific color and workablility, as well as silver and iron. Metals are manipulated using traditional metalsmithing techniques such as forging, engraving, soldering, and saltwater etching. Custom-made hand chisels are used for texturing. Unique gems are incorporated to bring color and balance to the pieces using handmade settings to enhance the stones. The metal is then brought to the appropriate finish so that customers can wear and enjoy each piece of jewelry for a long time.