Originally from Vermont, and now living in Brooklyn, Claire produces jewelry and art in her verdant lair. She loves playing with the way various materials and planes interact with each other. With a passion for quality driven by a deep seated belief that 'they don't make it like they used to', her greatest passion is to create a tiny piece of art that will last generations.
The most adorbs rustic little home shop just opened in Williamsburg yesterday. @smallhomestudio’s rustic trinkets and doodads will make you go squee. 770 Metropolitan ave, Brooklyn, right off the Graham stop on the L.
Using what I call “the penny trick”. Have a tiny item that needs stones set in it? So small that they are hard just to hold? Solder them onto a penny! Then any ring clamp can hold them. After, heat and pull off, or saw off. HINT: Use a pre-1984 penny!