Name: Alan Derr
Address: Westford, Massachusetts, USA
Let’s try this again. I tried to add myself a couple of weeks
ago, but it didn’t seem to work.
I’m an amatuer goldsmith and stone cutter. These days, I’ve been
doing much more stone cutting than jewelery work, but when I do
work on jewelery, I favor Classical styles of ancient Greece and
Rome. That includes granulation, high-karat gold, loop-in-loop
chains, and some filligree (sp?).
As for stone cutting, I’ve only done cabbing so far, but some day
I hope to move onto faceting. I’ve turned into a bit of an
opal-holic lately. Those of you who cut opal no doubt know what I