The sacred elm tree is associated with the cycle of life, death, and rebirth. The ancient Greeks believed that the first grove of elms was born around Orpheus. It’s the tree of Hermes, consecrated to Saturn. In Northern European lore, The elm was looked at as the tree of the goblins that guarded the graves of the dead.
Each piece of jewelry is one-of-a-kind, with small batches of similar styles crafted by hand using local clay. Our pottery studio is located on a century-old farmstead in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.