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My other etsy account: nemesis.etsy.com

All jewelry in this store are designed and created by Mylene Foster. She has worked in different mediums in the past ranging from drawing, painting and since 2003, jewelry. She is mostly self taught beyond the basics of wire wrapping.

"I draw inspiration from forms, colors and textures I see in nature, media, fashion, architecture and fine arts. When I see an eye catching form, I wonder if I can make it into something in wire. In trying to incorporate it into sculpted wire, I'm constantly challenged by the size, malleability, possibilities and shortcomings of the metal. And to behold a piece that merges my outside world, my thoughts and the work of my hands is a truly rewarding experience. I love simplicity in design and much effort has been made to make it look so. But a closer look…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 16
  • Joined September 4, 2006

Favorite materials

sapphire, pearls, turquoise, topaz, gold, silver, gadgets, tools, ruby

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About

My other etsy account: nemesis.etsy.com

All jewelry in this store are designed and created by Mylene Foster. She has worked in different mediums in the past ranging from drawing, painting and since 2003, jewelry. She is mostly self taught beyond the basics of wire wrapping.

"I draw inspiration from forms, colors and textures I see in nature, media, fashion, architecture and fine arts. When I see an eye catching form, I wonder if I can make it into something in wire. In trying to incorporate it into sculpted wire, I'm constantly challenged by the size, malleability, possibilities and shortcomings of the metal. And to behold a piece that merges my outside world, my thoughts and the work of my hands is a truly rewarding experience. I love simplicity in design and much effort has been made to make it look so. But a closer look reveals the sum of all the time, energy and thought poured in each piece, from my workshop to your jewelry box. "

Mylene Foster was born and raised in the Philippines. She immigrated to the US over twenty years ago and now lives with her husband and daughter in suburban Seattle, Washington. She spends her summers in Coeur d'Alene, ID.

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