Well, he told them

Crazy-hair scientist guy sets the record straight. One point on which I disagree:  Crazy-hair science guy says that were the trophy made of 24k gold, it would bend in half when lifted.   No, no, no, crazy-hair science guy!  Lifting it would not cause it to bend, but it would bend more easily under pressure. … Continue reading Well, he told them

What were you thinking!?

Oh my gosh, did you forget to enter the Monsterbling Contest?  You did, didn’t you?  Because you’re drunk again, right?  That’s what I thought.   OK, you need to stop that and we can talk about that some other time, but in the meantime you seriously need to submit a monster, ok?  Seriously.  Only one day left … Continue reading What were you thinking!?

Monster time!

Monsterbling time!  Yes, yes, I know.  I haven’t posted pics of the pendant, and I will.  Cripes.  Nagging naggers. For those of you riddled with self-doubt, let me go all Art Mommy on you for a moment. Ready?  Close your eyes and picture me holding a plate of brownies and wearing an apron.  In person … Continue reading Monster time!

New Ruby pendant

Look!  Look at the new pretty! A 1.52 ct  SI Ruby, set in a slightly Etruscan-looking handforged setting. I’m not sure “Ruby” should be capitalized, but I’ve decided that’s how we’re going to roll at Vaka Design.  Rubies deserve it. Beautiful Rubies glow.  That, with their color, is what they are prized for (is there … Continue reading New Ruby pendant