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You know that kid that was just a little too fascinated with fire, the one you hid the matches from everytime they came over? Well I’m that kid all grown up! And I’ve got a blow torch! And a kiln! Mwwhaaaaa!

I used to be a science teacher but Bunsen burners and lasers just didn’t cut it anymore so I took the giant leap, quit my job and became a fulltime goldsmith ...thats the technical term even though I usually work in silver. Some people meditate I saw, burn and hammer metal and I’m a happier better adjusted person for it :)

I also work in glass, enamel, copper and ceramics, and I’m constantly adding new media to fit the designs in my head. A look through my shop will tell you a lot about my interests, I love animals especially my little bunnies and models Orla and Gráinne, I can’t get away from the science and from astronomy in…

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  • Female
  • Born on June 22
  • Joined June 18, 2010

Favorite materials

Sterling Silver, Fused Glass, Wire, Polymer Clay, Copper, enamel, Cotton Thread

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  • sjegan
    Fragments - Mixed media work by Sarah-Jane...

About

You know that kid that was just a little too fascinated with fire, the one you hid the matches from everytime they came over? Well I’m that kid all grown up! And I’ve got a blow torch! And a kiln! Mwwhaaaaa!

I used to be a science teacher but Bunsen burners and lasers just didn’t cut it anymore so I took the giant leap, quit my job and became a fulltime goldsmith ...thats the technical term even though I usually work in silver. Some people meditate I saw, burn and hammer metal and I’m a happier better adjusted person for it :)

I also work in glass, enamel, copper and ceramics, and I’m constantly adding new media to fit the designs in my head. A look through my shop will tell you a lot about my interests, I love animals especially my little bunnies and models Orla and Gráinne, I can’t get away from the science and from astronomy in particular and as an Irish person living in Wales there are some definite Celtic influences at play.

I’m always up for a new challenge so commissions are 100% welcome, and I have an ever growing web presence for you to contact/stalk me if you should so wish.

For upcoming listings and special offers look at my blog http://sj-egan.blogspot.com/

Pop over to facebook and say hello, I’d love to hear your opinions and or suggestions. http://www.facebook.com/FragmentDesigns

I’m also on twitter http://twitter.com/#!/FragmentDesigns

And I’m currently completely hooked on Pinterest ;check out my pins ;) http://pinterest.com/sjegan/

And I'm very very proud of this review I got over at Momma Told Me, so check it out :)
http://www.mommatoldmeblog.com/2012/03/fragment-designs-75-gift-certificate.html

Not sure of your ring size? Check out this link http://www.jamesallen.com/_images/Ring-Sizer-JamesAllen.pdf

If you haven't been to etsy before I know it can be a little daunting so here is a guide to how buying something works, it's really easy! http://www.etsy.com/help/article/339

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