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I am a 20-something girl who has always had an interest in artistic self-expression. I spent my childhood as a queen of Crayola and my teen years as a starry-eyed scribbler of fiction. (Maybe someday I'll manage to merge the two interests into children's books, which I dearly love.) As an adult, I've dabbled in a variety of media.

A few years ago, my husband happened upon polymer clay. I was hesitant (silly me!), but he persisted, and I'm so glad he did.

Playing around with a few blocks of clay somehow led to an all-consuming passion. I love the versatility of the material; it can do almost anything! It's wonderful to know that, as much as I've done with polymer clay so far, there are still many more avenues left to explore.

I made my first button mainly out of curiosity, but I…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 21
  • Joined May 18, 2008

Favorite materials

polymer clay, acrylic paint, acrylic ink, alcohol ink, embossing powder, glitter, wire

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About

I am a 20-something girl who has always had an interest in artistic self-expression. I spent my childhood as a queen of Crayola and my teen years as a starry-eyed scribbler of fiction. (Maybe someday I'll manage to merge the two interests into children's books, which I dearly love.) As an adult, I've dabbled in a variety of media.

A few years ago, my husband happened upon polymer clay. I was hesitant (silly me!), but he persisted, and I'm so glad he did.

Playing around with a few blocks of clay somehow led to an all-consuming passion. I love the versatility of the material; it can do almost anything! It's wonderful to know that, as much as I've done with polymer clay so far, there are still many more avenues left to explore.

I made my first button mainly out of curiosity, but I was instantly hooked. Now I plan sewing projects just so I have an excuse to make more buttons! ;o)

I live on the Alabama Gulf Coast with my wonderful husband and a black-and-white cocker spaniel named Molly.

I have a second Etsy shop-- MossyOwls-- where I sell handmade polymer clay jewelry, accessories, and more:
http://mossyowls.etsy.com/

Links:
My polymer clay blog: http://mossyowls.blogspot.com
More photos of my work: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mossyowls/

A few things I love-- anything by L.M. Montgomery, the moon, chokers, vintage posters and crate labels, forest walks, singing along with a great song, Jane Eyre, Runts candies, sunsets, clouds, Amelie, dangly earrings, velvet ribbon, chocolate, sparkly jewelry, pizza, Christmas decorations, Victorian styles, retro fonts, and the list goes on!

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