I was inspired to begin making jewellery by Johnny Depp, strangely enough, because I wanted to make gifts for my 'Depp' friends and there wasn't much on the market which was original or of any quality and yet not outrageously priced. And then we adopted our first greyhound, and there were few tag collars I liked ...
My hand-made jewellery has sold well in greyhound charity auctions for a few years, and now I offer it here on Etsy, with £1 from the sale of each item to be donated to a local greyhound charity. Until further notice, this will be Brambleberry Greyhounds - a branch of the Retired Greyhound Trust (reg. charity No: 269668). I'm a volunteer with this group, with the Lincolnshire Greyhound Trust, and with Pets As Therapy.
One of my two greyhounds, Sid, is a tripod who lost a leg in a racing accident and who is now my very loving…
- Joined February 24, 2008