All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. Ralph Waldo Emerson Vaughn Millner is a jewelry artist who works primarily in metal fabrication. As a former college professor, counselor educator, and therapist, she applies her love of both teaching and wellness to jewelry instruction. Vaughns contemporary jewelry is a synthesis of her positive life perspectives and her attention to detail. She values the creative process and the serenity and vibrancy it brings to life. Vaughn draws inspiration from ancient civilizations and the southern delta in which she lives. She combines a myriad of techniques such as designing, soldering, piercing, etching, and keum-boo to fabricate one-of-a-kind art jewelry pieces. Vaughn often embellishes or appliqus her silver pieces with other metals. Color is expressed in gemstones, enamels, stones, and patinas. Vaughn owns and operates Vaughn Millner Jewelry and samples of her work can be viewed at http://vaughnmillner.com. Vaughn is a member of the Society of North American Goldsmiths, the Florida Society of Goldsmiths, and the Georgia Goldsmith Guild.