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Living next to the ocean, whether it be the Atlantic or the Pacific, has been one of the greatest pleasures of my life. Walking along the shorelines gives me a very grounded nature and relieves whatever stresses I may have.

It is through these ventures I find my 'seacret obsession.' Whether it's finding sea glass, semi-precious gemstones, old pottery or driftwood, I find creativity lurking in each piece. My collection of fossils, semi-precious stones, general rocks, driftwood, etc move with me when it is time for my family to once again move where the military takes us. This has caused some differences of opinion with my husband, but he just shakes his head and looks away! : )

I've always had a creative passion and have now turned my obsessions into creations. All my sea glass is just that, from the sea. I do not tumble…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 14
  • Joined July 7, 2011

Favorite materials

Silver, sea glass, copper, wire, charms, beads, stones, driftwood, shells, glass beads, semiprecious stones, colorful fabrics, pottery

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About

Living next to the ocean, whether it be the Atlantic or the Pacific, has been one of the greatest pleasures of my life. Walking along the shorelines gives me a very grounded nature and relieves whatever stresses I may have.

It is through these ventures I find my 'seacret obsession.' Whether it's finding sea glass, semi-precious gemstones, old pottery or driftwood, I find creativity lurking in each piece. My collection of fossils, semi-precious stones, general rocks, driftwood, etc move with me when it is time for my family to once again move where the military takes us. This has caused some differences of opinion with my husband, but he just shakes his head and looks away! : )

I've always had a creative passion and have now turned my obsessions into creations. All my sea glass is just that, from the sea. I do not tumble glass and label them as sea glass.

My sea glass pieces currently come from the shores of the Pacific Ocean and from along the banks of the Columbia River.

I enjoy searching for pieces and do so weekly with my faithful four-legged companion, Clover. Who says work can't be fun?

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