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sterling silver and keum-boo rings from erin christensen

metals: types and properties

Have you ever wondered what “sterling silver” really means, or what “14K gold” stands for? Read on to learn about the types of metal used by our vendors.
January 16, 2022
A selcection of ceramic pieces from May Fan Leung.

types of clay

Stoneware, earthenware, porcelain oh my... what do these terms mean when you're shopping for ceramics? Read on to learn about these different clay types; how to tell them apart and their different uses. 
December 12, 2021
glass techniques

glass techniques

Glass comes in a diversity of sizes, shapes, textures, and colours. If you've ever looked at some of the glass work in the CCBC shop and thought "how the heck do they make glass look like that?", read on to learn about the fantastic techniques of craft glass.
November 14, 2021