Hello my name is Valerie.
Making jewellery has been my hobby ever since I was a little girl. At 7 years of age I made my first soldered copper band in Metal Art School back home in Latvia. Ever since then, my love and passion for making jewellery began.
I remember sitting for hours at a time with my dad’s pliers, one long galvanized nail and copper wire and making chains, bracelets and necklaces.
I have come a long way since then...
In 2007 I completed 3 years of Jewellery Arts Program with Honours at George Brown City College.
For some time I worked as a Goldsmith and a sales representative for other jewellery businesses.
Then I worked from home in my tiny studio where I let…
- Born on February 24
- Joined April 15, 2010