Growing up Catholic, and having experienced a lot of losses early in life I began to question everything; life, death, religion, what did it all mean and if everything is connected why was everything so contradictory. The long and the short of it was that it all fascinated me but I was always left with more questions. Through the years, I have tried to find a way to weave together various elements of life through my art on a journey of self discovery.
As a child I was utterly fascinated with rocks, yup, rocks! I couldn't get enough of them. I also had a love for found objects, design, painting and illustrating and the idea of being able to put these together as tokens that could be worn had a strong appeal to me. I loved the idea of being able to wear designs that spoke to the soul of the wearer in whatever format that might be. Fast forward and years later I found myself carving...
- Born on September 13
- Joined November 15, 2011