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For shop announcements, discounts & coupon codes, follow me on Facebook: www.facebook.com/Joystreet

I remember rummaging through my Auntie's big wooden desk as a child, and finding treasures; glass doo-dads, plastic pens, and all manner of gee gaws and beads that fascinated me.

Years later while photographing an event, I became enamored of glass, and my addiction began. Mesmerized by a torch, I began making flamework beads, and enjoy being able to make something that looks handmade and reacts to the makers touch. A few years ago my glass addiction grew to include making kiln formed plates and jewelry.

Glass work is a remarkable journey, and I'm proud and honored to work with these materials.
Meanwhile, my love of vintage materials means that I also use recycled materials in…

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  • Female
  • Joined December 25, 2010

Favorite materials

Glass, Pearls, Enamel, Metal, Silver, Copper, plastic, Vintage, photographs, machine parts, license plates, Fabric

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  • Joystreet
    Joystreet Handmade Glass Jewelry and Other...

About

For shop announcements, discounts & coupon codes, follow me on Facebook: www.facebook.com/Joystreet

I remember rummaging through my Auntie's big wooden desk as a child, and finding treasures; glass doo-dads, plastic pens, and all manner of gee gaws and beads that fascinated me.

Years later while photographing an event, I became enamored of glass, and my addiction began. Mesmerized by a torch, I began making flamework beads, and enjoy being able to make something that looks handmade and reacts to the makers touch. A few years ago my glass addiction grew to include making kiln formed plates and jewelry.

Glass work is a remarkable journey, and I'm proud and honored to work with these materials.
Meanwhile, my love of vintage materials means that I also use recycled materials in my work, and am always trying to find time to explore new ideas and materials. I hope you enjoy my shop, and thank you for visiting!

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