The Timeliners Place...

Watch & Shadow Sculpture by Frank Poye

"There is convention ...Then Theres My Place"

Stay and enjoy the Hand Made Watches, Jewelry and Shadow Sculpture of

Frank Poye

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Someone once described Me as a creative manifestor, I like that, it sounds good. Many projects are always in the works. Watchmaking to date has been the most rewarding. Naturally a finished product is important but the process involved is a real kick too !.


"In a Since Collection "



Calling fashion wearable is the kiss of death !


Original designs unique in composition and exotic materials.

Hand fashioned in Paladium Titanium Niobium Silver
Gold and Leather with Diamonds
23 Jewel Automatic/Calendar Movement
Also available with Quartz ~ $ P.O.R.
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All Designs are Copyrighted and Trademarked

Very sleek yet strong

Sometimes its nice to keep it simple.
Say...with Titanium and Black Alligator.
This model is fitted with a deployment buckle for a perfect fit.
A oxide grey Niobium dial fired at over 4000 degrees F, and cab crown. Mechanical time only or Automatic/Calendar movements.
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View a new Prototype Dial




I'm lucky... what I enjoy doing I get to

also do for a living. I teach the craft of Watchmaking

at The Texas Institute of Jewelry Technology

at Paris Junior College

in Paris, Texas.

Frank Poye Certified Watchmaker

An American in Paris

I also have 2 home workshops to play around in.
The top floor was built as a sleeping room in 1917 and faces South with windows on 3 sides.
The light is great.



Some of the other projects in the works involve Jewelry and Metal Sculptures.

Both are unconventional...and yet, they work so well together.

Yea...I make jewelry also

Titanium and Silver Wings Necklace

Shown on a life size copper mesh body cast. This form

truly comes to life when spot lighted as it casts

what appear to be 3 dimentional shadows.

Hypnotic and Mesmerizing.......



To See More Visit The Shadow Sculpture Gallery

These are Great...Check 'em out !



Lately I have taken to making Knives.
It's hard on the hands but I like the end result.

Shadow Karambit Shadow Karambit


Looking for Dinosaurs

is just too neat !

Check out our fossil page


Looking for things underwater is even better !
I love to Scuba dive.

Texas Swamp Divers ~ Scuba with Frank & Laura Scuba with Frank & Laura



During the day I spend a lot of time

looking through a 10X loop to see watch parts up close

At night I look through a 10 inch reflector telescope to

see large things a long long long way away

Most Galaxys look smaller then watch parts !!

Keep Looking Up !!

Keep Looking Up



Without a doubt My longest running way to enjoy time's passage has to be playing musical instruments.
Right now the Gibson Mastertone Banjo gets the nod most of the time.

 Frank Poye at Manik Stock 2013  Frank Poye



Of course...the most enjoyable time is spent in the company of Laura. She's my very best friend, my favorite Scuba Diving Buddy and Fossil Hunting Companion and she also happens to be married to Me.
Life is Good



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All Watch, Jewelry, Art Creation & Website Production by Frank Poye