Meredith Laskow's Profile

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I’ve been creating jewelry since high school (sometime back during the last Ice Age) when I realized that commercial jewelry bored me to tears. Limiting my jewelry to a particular style or a specific orientation would defeat the purpose of being an artist. I love the creative process, color and design.

In “real” life, I’m a professional artist selling my work at craft shows and in galleries. I'm also a published poet and essayist, and the local Poet Laureate.

I add new items regularly, so please stop back often!. My second shop www.etsy.com/shop/meredithbead2 features jewelry $25 and under. A third shop, http://www.etsy.com/shop/UpcycleVintageJewels offers upcycled and vintage jewelry, geekery, and hand-painted vintage. If you visit one of my other websites and like an item not listed on Etsy, convo me and I'll be happy to…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 21
  • Joined November 24, 2008

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About

I’ve been creating jewelry since high school (sometime back during the last Ice Age) when I realized that commercial jewelry bored me to tears. Limiting my jewelry to a particular style or a specific orientation would defeat the purpose of being an artist. I love the creative process, color and design.

In “real” life, I’m a professional artist selling my work at craft shows and in galleries. I'm also a published poet and essayist, and the local Poet Laureate.

I add new items regularly, so please stop back often!. My second shop www.etsy.com/shop/meredithbead2 features jewelry $25 and under. A third shop, http://www.etsy.com/shop/UpcycleVintageJewels offers upcycled and vintage jewelry, geekery, and hand-painted vintage. If you visit one of my other websites and like an item not listed on Etsy, convo me and I'll be happy to list it for you! I also love working with you on custom designs.

An essay further describing my creative process (and who I am) can be found here:
http://www.meredithlaskow.com/index.html

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In case you were wondering, my avatar is a colored pencil self-portrait I did when I was 12.

From my heart, through my hands, to you.

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