Connie Marie - Where Redwoods meet the Sea's Profile
As the saying goes, "home is where the heart is" and this quote speaks volumes in describing my life. Being born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, I consider myself a native to my current hometown of Gasquet, California, population 505. Choosing to remain on the West Coast, I found myself in the greater Bay Area shortly after high school only to find myself longing to return to the natural beauty and serenity that this little town offers. It’s no wonder I would return to this area as an adult; to this day, it still beholds my heart with its majestic and last wild river of California, the Smith River, located in Six Rivers National Forest. Known for its crystal clear water, ancient rock canyons, magical fern-laced Redwood Forests, native wildflowers and the Pacific Ocean. All of these gifts from Mother Nature remain my true muse with regard to my jewelry creations.
Over the years, I…
- Joined April 3, 2008