Saturday, April 16, 2011

Introducing OmiSilver

It is time to introduce another ArtFire Chainmaille Guild member. This week it is Mary, the driving force behind Omi Silver. Let's see how she answered our questions.

How long have you been a Chainmailler? About 4 years
Why do you like Chainmaille? I like the challenge of the weave and the many different looks you get with the results.
What is your favourite type of ring? I use mostly Argentium sterling silver.  I also like the look of copper.
What kind of items do you prefer to make? Bracelets, necklaces, earrings, pendants, rings - Any type of jewelry.
Which weave would you like to learn that you dont currently know? Viperscale 
Which piece are you most proud of? A full persian square wire argentium bracelet.
What advice would you give to someone who was considering doing Chainmaille? Learn the proper way to open and close rings and jump right in.  It's addictive.

Thanks for answering our questions and welcome to the ArtFire Chainmaille Guild. Drop by OmiSilver on ArtFire for more of her wonderful work.

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