Kim O'Neill's Profile

About

"When you are born a creative person, you MUST create. It is a longing embedded in your soul, a desire so strong that without a way to unleash it, your soul begins to lose itself. Like food sustains the body, the creative channel sustains the soul. Without a release, my soul cries."
Me
That said, I am a complex person who really does love to laugh! I have always known that I was born to create. I have taken many college level art courses, but only a few jewelry classes. I am mostly self taught through books and any other means that I come across.
I love the black and white photo era of the 40's and 50's where no one smiled in pictures! You have to wonder, what were they thinking? But it brings me back, at least in my mind to a simpler place in time. With all of the great technology of our era, something is lost that seems will never return. The days of neighborhoods,…

Read more

  • Female
  • Born on September 10
  • Joined December 7, 2009

Favorite materials

metal old photos old stuff new stuff shiny stuff dull stuff GEMS in general any stuff that sparks my imagination

Shop

About

"When you are born a creative person, you MUST create. It is a longing embedded in your soul, a desire so strong that without a way to unleash it, your soul begins to lose itself. Like food sustains the body, the creative channel sustains the soul. Without a release, my soul cries."
Me
That said, I am a complex person who really does love to laugh! I have always known that I was born to create. I have taken many college level art courses, but only a few jewelry classes. I am mostly self taught through books and any other means that I come across.
I love the black and white photo era of the 40's and 50's where no one smiled in pictures! You have to wonder, what were they thinking? But it brings me back, at least in my mind to a simpler place in time. With all of the great technology of our era, something is lost that seems will never return. The days of neighborhoods, grandparents around the corner and a impromptu games of kickball. The "Village" is gone, how sad. The longing for those sentiments represents itself in my jewelry.

Unfollow username?

Are you sure you want to stop following this person?