My bench

I spend most of my days sitting at my bench, it’s my cubicle, my work space, my bubble, the place where I mix dreams with work.

My bench is usually perfectly organized when I start my day and it looks as if an absolutely mad person passed, by at the end of the day.

Jewelry making can be quite a different experience depending on your location. I remember this video of a jeweler in North Mali forging Fulani earrings, seating outside in the street, equipped with only fire, an anvil and a hammer. It can’t be simpler than that:


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