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You might call me a bit of a magpie.
As a child I was drawn to my grandmothers jewelry box, full of costume sparkles. Nothing made me happier than putting on those beautiful treasures and seeing everything light up.
In my teens I scoured the second hand shops in search of unusual pieces. My aim was to have a treasure chest full of magic for my grandchildren.
When I came across broken jewelry it didn't loose its value for me. I just put it aside to make into something new because along with my love of treasures I also love making things.
The more tactile the better. Ive tried a lot of different mediums from clay, to paint, to wire and so many more.
My most recent venture is textile art and needle felting. I love the way it feels, and the possibilities are endless.

You can see more of my needle felting work in my…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 12
  • Joined October 28, 2008

Favorite materials

glass, ceramics, wood, wire, wool, beads, felt, fabric

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About

You might call me a bit of a magpie.
As a child I was drawn to my grandmothers jewelry box, full of costume sparkles. Nothing made me happier than putting on those beautiful treasures and seeing everything light up.
In my teens I scoured the second hand shops in search of unusual pieces. My aim was to have a treasure chest full of magic for my grandchildren.
When I came across broken jewelry it didn't loose its value for me. I just put it aside to make into something new because along with my love of treasures I also love making things.
The more tactile the better. Ive tried a lot of different mediums from clay, to paint, to wire and so many more.
My most recent venture is textile art and needle felting. I love the way it feels, and the possibilities are endless.

You can see more of my needle felting work in my other store.
http://www.etsy.com/people/WoollyTreasures

Visit my blog for free tutorials and other inspiration of mine.
http://rachelcgarcia.blogspot.com/

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