"I don't make beautiful jewelry. I find amazing things, make them wearable, and try to do them justice in the process." -D Kanester
I am an alumna of the GIA (Gemological Institute of America), having acquired my AJP and completed a class on basic repair and stone setting. Someday, I would LOVE to get my GG, but for now, that's on the back burner, so to speak. I spend my time playing with new designs that come to me, hunting down amazing stones to work with, and grabbing more bench techniques where I can find them.
Do what you love and you'll just be a happier person:) If that love helps you pay the rent, well, that is my definition of success:)
Painstakingly intense task
- Joined January 28, 2010