Janet Braisted's Profile

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Welcome to my profile! I am a mother, scientist, and jewelry artist. At the moment I am putting my role as scientist on hold to spend more time with my two young sons, ages 8 and 11. They grow so fast! In what spare time I have (!) I am designing and handcrafting jewelry using gemstones, metals, leather, linen, glass and crystals. I also incorporate chainmaille, precious metal clay (PMC), and macrame techniques in my designs. I love to learn new things, so you'll always find a wide array of unique designs in my shop.

I use only high-quality materials and gemstones. Most of the components I use are sterling or Thai silver (up to 99% pure silver), and I create charms and pendants out of precious metal clay (PMC), which when fired becomes fine silver (approx. 99% pure silver).

I specialize in simple, eclectic, ethnic-inspired…

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  • Female
  • Joined March 8, 2009

Favorite materials

turquoise, labradorite, lapis lazuli, sterling silver, fine silver, leather, waxed Irish linen, precious metal clay

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About

Welcome to my profile! I am a mother, scientist, and jewelry artist. At the moment I am putting my role as scientist on hold to spend more time with my two young sons, ages 8 and 11. They grow so fast! In what spare time I have (!) I am designing and handcrafting jewelry using gemstones, metals, leather, linen, glass and crystals. I also incorporate chainmaille, precious metal clay (PMC), and macrame techniques in my designs. I love to learn new things, so you'll always find a wide array of unique designs in my shop.

I use only high-quality materials and gemstones. Most of the components I use are sterling or Thai silver (up to 99% pure silver), and I create charms and pendants out of precious metal clay (PMC), which when fired becomes fine silver (approx. 99% pure silver).

I specialize in simple, eclectic, ethnic-inspired jewelry including necklaces, earrings and bracelets. All of my jewelry is one of a kind, or very limited edition. My aim is to craft simple, versatile jewelry that can be worn by women both young and old.

Please feel free to contact me by email if you have any questions, and I will be happy to talk with you! Thanks for visiting my shop!

Please "like" me on Facebook to see my latest creations! http://www.facebook.com/yarrowjewelry.

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