Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK from the right UV resin to dust masks and sanding blog by Nikki Kamminga at Tree of Opals

Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK

Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK can be tricky to find and are probably the most important (followed by metalworking) for an jeweller working with different media. I've decided to put together a list of the supplies I use in...Read More
microplastics in resin jewellery blog

Microplastics in Jewellery

Microplastics in Jewellery: Reducing Glitter Waste Plastic has been worrying me for years now. As a child of the 80's I grew up with lots of fruit and veg, supermarket produce and virtually every other thing we bought being packaged...Read More
How We Edit Our Photos at Tree of Opals Lightroom Photoshop Blogging Product photography

How We Edit Our Photos

Product Photography: How We Edit Our Photos at Tree of Opals How We Edit Our Photos at Tree of Opals has never been much of a secret but here I'm going to share some of the tricks and tips to...Read More
How to make breastmilk jewellery guide by Nic Kamminga, Tree of Opals. Part 3 of 3

How To Make Breastmilk Jewellery (part 3)

Instructions on How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (Part 3 of 3) Making breastmilk jewellery can be a difficult skill to master and I highly recommend being prepared to devote lots of time, energy and money to this skill.  Breastmilk artisans...Read More
Making breastmilk jewellery guide by Nic Kamminga, Tree of Opals. Part 2 of 3

How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (part 2)

Instructions on How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (Part 2 of 3) You can find part one of the blog here in How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (part 1) which gives you a list of initial supplies you'll need for this...Read More
How to make breastmilk jewellery guide by Nic Kamminga, Tree of Opals. Part 1 of 3

How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (Part 1)

Instructions on How to Make Breastmilk Jewellery (Part 1 of 3) The most secretive craft in the world is about to be opened wide to the mums and artists (and dads and doulas) who want to preserve human milk without...Read More

Homemade Milk Booster Capsules

Homemade Milk Booster Capsules If you think your milk supply might be low, the first step is to talk to someone trained in breastfeeding. You could get help from local peer supporter, a breastfeeding councillor who has had lots of...Read More
Breastmilk ring gold leaf and subtle aegean blue sparkle, on a brushed band with stamped date of birth and name

Breastmilk Jewellery

Breastmilk jewellery from Nikki and The Team at Tree of Opals is a stunning way to remember those precious few days you spend nursing your little one. We look after our clients' precious breastmilk after we create your jewellery for...Read More