The stories behind Rebecca Martinez' artwork

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Vintage gold beads–circa 1950s–what was I saving them for? This collection, apparently! In addition to canyon-inspired striated polymer beads, which include a subtle foil overlay, the pieces include faceted labradorite beads and some... Read More

Meet on the Street
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Look who I ran into near my studio! Beautiful Gia McNutt, rushing to prepare for tonight’s PlacerArts Studios Tour meeting. Doesn’t she look great in the pendant I made? Artists of Placer County... Read More

Opening My Workshop
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For one day, Saturday, May 6! From 11 am to 3 or 4 pm I am inviting up to 5 participants in an “Assembly” workshop. There are still 3 spots left! We’ll use... Read More

A Winter Celebration
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My next collection is headed to High Hand Gallery for this Sunday’s Winter Celebration. Join us for lots of door prizes, comfort food and a cozy gathering on a probably blustery day. Read More

Art of Hearts
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I’ve been busy in the workshop! LOTS of new pieces for tonight’s Auburn Old Town Gallery Reception from 6 – 9 pm. Many hearts and live art /┬áhands-on demos. And here are the... Read More

Rush of Earrings
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That’s what I’m calling my latest creative rush–just stop thinking and let the earrings flow! These are displayed at Auburn Old Town Gallery and High Hand Gallery in Loomis. One thing I realize... Read More

New Earrings
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During today’s demo at High Hand Gallery I made two fun pairs of earrings. The coins were domed by Linda Merchant; coins which were replace by the Euro. I’d been hoarding them but... Read More

…to Collections, where I share my process for creating jewelry, surface designs and more with you.

My polymer pieces are available at High Hand Gallery in Loomis and Auburn Old Town Gallery.