I’m excited to announce that starting in mid-July I will be teaching a class at North Seattle College! Â I’m joining an amazing team of instructors and I’m delighted for the chance to get to knowÂ another facet of the Seattle metals community, namely, all the wonderful students at North. The studio at North is super cool: […]
“Blog Carnival is about a group of EtsyMetal TeamÂ members sharing their experience on a common topic. Â This month’s topic: A Few of My Favorite Things – a photo blog.” On this rainy Monday morning, here are some of my recent photos from this gorgeous Spring we’ve enjoyed in the Pacific Northwest. […]
Peggy FoyÂ jewelry, it gets around, huh? Â :) This month I have work in twoÂ exhibits around the Seattle area. Â There’s the Seattle Metals Guild Biennial Exhibition at the Washington State Convention Center, on display through June 21st. Â I have a new necklace, “Paging Wednesday Addams,” on view – a lacy gothic choker in dark silver, smokey […]
For the #facebookartjewelrychallenge, I am posting images of some pendants I have made over the last 5 years. Lovely silver spirals, with gemstones.
For Throwback Thursday, here is the original Mayan Compass pendant that I made in 2005: Materials: Brass, copper, sterling silver, fine silver, steel coin fragment. Â 3/4″ diameter. Originally, this was part of a series of “Compass” talismans. Â I started this series when I first moved to Seattle; I had just moved cross-country (from Athens, GA) […]
Read about Seattle jeweler Peggy Foy’s recent project, a Steampunk engagement ring with rose gold gears and a Triforce in the center. Beautifully nerd-tastic.
OMG OMG OMG HOLIDAYS !!!!!!! If this is you, let me help you out: Take 20% off all purchases in my Etsy store, now through the end of the year. Need I say more? I am super grateful to all of my friends and supporters, so this is a sale for you – the guys […]
Dear Friends, We interrupt this busy holiday season for a rare blog updateâ€¦ You may have noticed, I havenâ€™t done any holiday shows (yet) this year. Â Thatâ€™s because I am simply up to my eyeballs in other, marvelous commission projects. Â (More about that in a minute!) Â But I wanted to let you all know that […]
I’m very excited to say that this week I’ve been at the Artist Trust EDGE intensive program at Centrum (near Port Townsend).Â Â It is just beautiful out here! And WHEW! Â This program is Intense! Â …BUT, we are all having a great time. I’mÂ making friends with many interesting and talented artists, and working hard on developing the […]
I’m on Whidbey Island this weekend with friends, getting ready to run my first 5K race tomorrow morning. Â The beach house we’re staying in is gorgeous (it has a turret!) but for me the best part is just being this close to the beach. Â A lot of the beaches here in the Northwest are rocky, […]