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I started buying small stones and minerals to make some unusual jewelry for myself, but I soon found I had more than I could wear in a lifetime. (It also ignited a passion for collecting rock and mineral specimens for display.) I realized that if I wanted to continue creating my jewelry I would have to find something else to do with it.

I don't sell many, I have a hard time parting with them. It's more of a hobby for me than a business so I try to keep my prices low. I just want to fund my obsession and keep my husband from freaking every time I buy more stones.

Lately I’ve discovered a new obsession, Steampunk Jewelry. I was inspired to make some for myself but, again, I just didn’t know when to stop. I've had so much fun with it that it has taken over a large part of my shop.

You can also find me o…

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  • Female
  • Born on September 20
  • Joined December 30, 2007

Favorite materials

Natural and semiprecious stones, copper and brass, watch parts, vintage and found items

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About

I started buying small stones and minerals to make some unusual jewelry for myself, but I soon found I had more than I could wear in a lifetime. (It also ignited a passion for collecting rock and mineral specimens for display.) I realized that if I wanted to continue creating my jewelry I would have to find something else to do with it.

I don't sell many, I have a hard time parting with them. It's more of a hobby for me than a business so I try to keep my prices low. I just want to fund my obsession and keep my husband from freaking every time I buy more stones.

Lately I’ve discovered a new obsession, Steampunk Jewelry. I was inspired to make some for myself but, again, I just didn’t know when to stop. I've had so much fun with it that it has taken over a large part of my shop.

You can also find me on Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=29485470104

and Twitter
http://twitter.com/#!/TheGrandDesign

and deviantART:
http://cjgrand.deviantart.com

You can also check out my blog on Blog Spot
http://cjgrand.blogspot.com/

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