Rachel Balko's Profile

About

Well, let's see. I'm a singer/musician/DIY extraordinare/wife/mother to two puppies, who has always sought out an outlet to keep creativity in my life while I pay the bills with my 9-5 daily grind. Here is my latest endeavor :).

I have enjoyed creating beautiful things for family and friends for as long as I can remember. As a little girl I would make anything from friendship bracelets and pot holders to sell at garage sales, to cross stitch scenes and beaded flower necklaces--anything to keep my hands busy and my mind's creative eye growing.

I am so excited to start working on projects and sharing my designs with the Etsy community. Like a lot of other shop owners, I have created a sort of an unintentional "buzz" around my circle with my pieces and projects, and I can't tell you how humbling and flattering it is…

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  • Female
  • Joined July 9, 2012

Favorite materials

glass beads, stones, copper wire, Swarovski crystals, unique sterling silver pendants, charms and findings

About

Well, let's see. I'm a singer/musician/DIY extraordinare/wife/mother to two puppies, who has always sought out an outlet to keep creativity in my life while I pay the bills with my 9-5 daily grind. Here is my latest endeavor :).

I have enjoyed creating beautiful things for family and friends for as long as I can remember. As a little girl I would make anything from friendship bracelets and pot holders to sell at garage sales, to cross stitch scenes and beaded flower necklaces--anything to keep my hands busy and my mind's creative eye growing.

I am so excited to start working on projects and sharing my designs with the Etsy community. Like a lot of other shop owners, I have created a sort of an unintentional "buzz" around my circle with my pieces and projects, and I can't tell you how humbling and flattering it is that people enjoy my work as much as I do. So, here I am. Trying to share what I love with people who may love wearing it as much as I enjoy making it for them.

My latest obsession? Crocheted wire pieces. Keep your eye out for some new designs (when I perfect it enough to sell) ;).

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