Jackie Lane's Profile

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I was born and raised in California, and have enjoyed creating things from a very early age. In high school, I did commercial art and I was given the opportunity to attend a prestigious art school that would have put me on the fast track to becoming a professional commercial artist. However, as is so often the case, life got in the way and I put my energy towards motherhood instead. Flash forward a few decades (and divorces!) later, and here I am in Central New York, doing what I have discovered I love-creating hand made jewelry that makes people feel even more beautiful when they wear it. This discovery was brought about, in large part, by my admiration of the amazing American Indian bead work that I saw while attending pow-wows.
These days you may find me at a craft shop, second-hand store, or yard sale looking for something that catches my eye. My creative process is not driven by any particular person or…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 15
  • Joined October 9, 2011

Favorite materials

Beads, Copper Wire, Leather

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About

I was born and raised in California, and have enjoyed creating things from a very early age. In high school, I did commercial art and I was given the opportunity to attend a prestigious art school that would have put me on the fast track to becoming a professional commercial artist. However, as is so often the case, life got in the way and I put my energy towards motherhood instead. Flash forward a few decades (and divorces!) later, and here I am in Central New York, doing what I have discovered I love-creating hand made jewelry that makes people feel even more beautiful when they wear it. This discovery was brought about, in large part, by my admiration of the amazing American Indian bead work that I saw while attending pow-wows.
These days you may find me at a craft shop, second-hand store, or yard sale looking for something that catches my eye. My creative process is not driven by any particular person or place, but instead by the peace that I experience while I am creating. It is almost like a meditative state. I hope that that peace transfers to my customers, and that you enjoy wearing my pieces as much as I enjoy creating them for you.

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