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showing the small hand cut pieces of dichroic glass that are placed by hand on
the glass base creating a
A clear glass "cap" is placed on top for
protection and also creating the look of depth that Linda is known for. Notice the
cremains in the center of the
memorial and the fine silver wire, which is fused directly into the glass to hook the bail
The finished memorial is placed in a kiln, set at 1500 degrees
F, for several hours to fuse the glass together, inspected by Linda and often
times placed back in the kiln to be finished.
Linda Huffman, artist / owner of L. Huffman Studios, working on a Memory
Pendant. Notice the picture of the one being commemorated in front of her.
Every memorial that leaves her studio has been inspected several
times and must meet her exacting standards before being sent to the family that
Hand soldering a square and a round Sterling
silver setting. After the soldering process is completed, the silver is cleaned
and inspected by Linda before having the glass memorial set.
Linda's work has earned her international acclaim
as an artist and cartoonist. Her oil paintings have been exhibited across six continents
and her cartoons have been published in many national and international
has been represented and displayed in several major art galleries throughout the
country including Simic Galleries in California and the QE II Gallery
and Museum in Maui, Hawaii and London, England. For the past 20 years, she has been
a regular listee in Marquis "Who's Who in America”, “Who’s Who in the World” and “Who’s
Who of American Women” along with having her biography listed in over 34
biographical books all of which are on display at the Library of Congress in
Washington D.C. The most meaningful accolades, however, are the
testimonials provided by customers of the over 2700 Memory
Pendants® that she has designed and created.
As soon as your order is processed, we will send
you a pre-addressed collection kit containing a vial and/or a hair collection
card, a selection / confirmation form for each pendant ordered and a
complete set of instructions giving information on how to confirm or change your
choice of colors & styles, how much ash or hair Linda needs & how to send
the kit to us. As soon as we receive the kit back from you, Linda will hand make
your pendant to the specifications shown on the selection form. Please allow at
least 2 to 5 weeks for us to send the finished pendant & any unused cremains
and/or lock of hair back to you however we will try to complete the
process sooner if possible.
If it is alright with you & if you feel comfortable doing so,
Linda would appreciate a copy of a photo or other information about the person
or pet being memorized either sent back with the collection kit or
e-mailed to us as it gives her more of a sense of the life being commemorated as
she works on the pieces.
We sincerely strive to make this emotional decision a warm and
comforting experience for you and suggest that you
contact us if you have any questions regarding our
ordering process or need other assistance as Linda approaches this in a very
personal manner and is committed to helping you feel confident and satisfied
with your final choice. We would appreciate it very much if you could include
your telephone number in the e-mail in case the e-mail servers are down & we
have to reach you by phone.
Established 1991 with a history of quality artwork and Five Star
customer service dating back to 1969, L. Huffman Studios has a rich
legacy to live up to.
We maintain customer loyalty by combining the
highest quality, hand made pendants with the lowest price possible.
And no other artist offers so many safeguards to ensure customer
satisfaction which includes inspecting and re-inspecting each glass
"stone" and each Sterling Silver plate to ensure that they meet our
Using centuries old glass fusing techniques developed by the
Romans, fairly new art glass called Dichroic glass and fine Argentium silver metalsmithing, L. Huffman
Studios has created unique, one-of-a-kind keepsake memorials to
provide you with a lifetime of memories that never fade.
At first our
efforts focused on memorials for pets. As L. Huffman Studios grew,
demand for our memorials and the statement of quality they represented
resulted in the establishment of Memory Pendants to represent not only
cherished pets but also loved family members and special friends.
Internationally award winning fine artist, published
cartoonist and acclaimed educator Linda Huffman
(see full bio), the owner
and founder of L. Huffman Studios, has a long
history of creating fine art. Her legacy of
reputation for fine quality art and a genuine caring devotion to each
family she has had the privilege to serve shows in every memorial that
leaves her studio. These unique memorials are still
created one-at-a-time and, like snowflakes, no two are exactly the
same. By owning and giving a Memory Pendant from L. Huffman Studios
you are making a statement of elegance and caring thought.