Clare has been designing and making jewelry since 1982.
She has a B.A. in art from Rider College,and is a juried member of the Pennsylvanis Guild of Craftsmen as well as her local Bucks County Guild. She participates in 12 to 15 crafts show a year.
After studying jewelry making with her former partner Jacques Simonnet in San Francisco, she continued her studies at Bucks County Community College.
She uses fabrication as a technique to make bracelets in 14 K gold, sterling silver,gold fill and copper.Another technique is lost wax casting,hand sculpting wax into unusual organic shapes and casting them into sterling silver or bronze bracelets.