Southern California offers a veritable smorgasbord of hiking & field trip options. If I forget a bag, my pockets usually end up full. I also have friends that love exploring, too! This past year I've had the opportunity to spend time in Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Arizona. Along with a now annual trip to the Tuscon Gem and Mineral Show I get many opportunities to add to my ever growing inventory of jewelry making supplies!
A lifetime of collecting rocks and found objects led my husband to suggest that I start doing something more with them then adding them to our landscape. With the added encouragement of jewelry-making friends, I've taken the plunge and haven't looked back...