Sally McAdam's Profile
I'm Sally and I design and make acrylic jewelry when I don't have to be at my real job. I like to use bright colours and multiple layers of acrylic to make bright, unique jewelry with a retro feel.
I live in Glasgow with my flatmate Ali. I like shiny things, comics, jumble sales, party rings, dinosaurs, making a mess, tartan shirts, robots, videogames, handstands and a really good cup of tea.
I design my jewelry myself, firstly scribbling my ideas onto paper then turning my favourite ones into vectors using Inkscape. I then send these designs to be lasercut from bright 3mm acrylic sheets. When my newly cut shapes arrive I then glue the pieces together to form the final piece. Sometimes they don't quite work the first (or second, or even third!) time and I have to alter the vector drawing and have it re-cut. It's a great…
- Born on April 27
- Joined December 15, 2006