Janell Armstrong's Profile
“Of all of the things a person can do in life, why choose art?” That is a question I have had to answer many times. I chose art because it is a universal language. A language I have learned to speak. A language I have learned to love. A language everyone can understand. I have learned that a true artist simply cannot set their need to create aside. At least not for long. Sooner or later that suppressed need bursts forth and one finds oneself immersed in their creative passion.
Pearl S. Buck wisely said, “The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence.” It is my desire to create excellent jewelry. I feel blessed to be able to spend my time doing what I love. It is a way for me to express my joy in life. Jewelry making is the way I can take my inspiration and turn it into an idea, then take that idea and turn it into form. I love every step of that very…
- Joined November 24, 2008