Susan O'Neill's Profile
Like many Etsy artists, I’ve been designing in one form or another for most of my life – from the first Barbie and pink-haired troll doll outfits to my own clothes, accessories and jewelry followed by hand-thrown pottery, drawing, painting and original silk-screened posters for high school plays.
After college art came a developing interest in the larger spaces around me. This lead to 28 years in structural and architectural design.
Upon my discovery of polymer clay (also called just "polymer") in the early 90’s, I did some brief experimenting in the medium, but didn’t begin to explore its potential in-depth until a little over 4 years ago. I was amazed by the evolution of the material since my initial encounters: There were many more options in the clay formulas, tools, books, techniques and general selflessness and sharing of...
- Joined June 11, 2009