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Dan re-created lost wedding ring!

Dan designed custom wedding rings for us in 2010. Unfortunately, mine was lost recently. Dan was... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
ttrittipo
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Creative metal arts

Signed up for a class in metalsmith. First class dealt with orientation in safety, tools, methods... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
gimball0ck
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Tampa, Florida
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31 Jul 2018
“Dan re-created lost wedding ring!”
11 Jun 2018
“Creative metal arts”
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Goldsmith and artist Dan Balk designs and fabricates every piece of jewelry from raw materials from his studio in Lutz, Tampa, Florida. Each piece is one of a kind, designed by Dan, who creates his own sterling silver, 18K, and 14K alloys that he...more
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1418 Julie Lagoon, Lutz, FL 33549-5841
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Dan designed custom wedding rings for us in 2010. Unfortunately, mine was lost recently. Dan was able to re-create the ring just as before. I am thrilled with the results and highly recommend Dan Balk Jewelry. Tom Trittipo

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Dan B, Owner at Dan Balk Jewelry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you very much Tom. We really appreciate your support.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Signed up for a class in metalsmith. First class dealt with orientation in safety, tools, methods and metals. Dan is a excellent teacher and is very patient. I had a great time creating my pendant.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I took the private 4 day course. Dan is a patient, organize instructor with enough confidence and expertise to adapt the course to meet student specific goals. I am currently mid course and my expectations have been exceeded each day. Dan keeps us on track...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Meeting Dan and Nataly Balk some 4-5 years ago at an arts and crafts show was my good fortune. Dan took the time (about 1/2 hour) to listen and sketch my vision of a "Mokugane" jewish star necklace and went home. A few weeks later,...More

Thank unecorn
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I had them make me a custom pendant, using 'Mokugane' a traditional Japanese metalworking process. The result was a beautiful piece of art that will be passed down through my decedents for generations to come. I wear it 24hrs a day (for almost a year...More

Thank Colin K
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Found this charming little house on our first visit to Tampa and Ybor and immediately were taken by the one of a kind artwork and the friendliness of Nataly and Dan, even meeting their children! On subsequent visits they did a beautiful repair job on...More

Thank Ellen024
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We stopped in this store while visiting Ybor City on Business. There was a Saturday market with homemade arts, jewelry, paintings, etc. and walked across the street to this shop. We ended up purchasing a unique piece of jewelry at a very reasonable price. The...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

i love them! They take my designs and help me make a beautiful piece of jewelry! I Jane several pieces.

Thank Libbydowning
Reviewed 21 December 2014

"Awesome people! Awesome art and awesome Jewelry !! A very nice place to visit and If you're looking for original art or jewelry you'll find it here! My experience with Dan and Nataly was awesome!

Thank Robsart53
Reviewed 16 December 2014

If you are looking to support a wonderful local business in ybor, I would totally recommend the Singing Stone -They are friendly and helpful to local artists as well as having many fabulous handmade piece and a excellent location--I love Singing stone for being an...More

Thank lindaevans2014
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