Janette K's Profile

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As far back as I can remember I've always been a fan of hands-on, creative projects. There is nothing better than rolling up your sleeves and getting a little dirty...at least in my opinion. Luckily, I've been able to dabble in a number of interesting areas that continue to serve as a creative outlet for my restless hands.

I remember making my own jewelry when I was little. As I grew up and went off to college, I was able to try my hand in the areas of carpentry, oil painting and ceramics...all very challenging but very satisfying. Since my college days, I've done a good bit of sewing and custom framing, which has come in very handy over the years, sometimes when you least expect it. My photography skills may never exceed the novice level, but I do consider that one of my favorite fancies when traveling the world.

Although many of my…

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  • Joined March 18, 2012

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As far back as I can remember I've always been a fan of hands-on, creative projects. There is nothing better than rolling up your sleeves and getting a little dirty...at least in my opinion. Luckily, I've been able to dabble in a number of interesting areas that continue to serve as a creative outlet for my restless hands.

I remember making my own jewelry when I was little. As I grew up and went off to college, I was able to try my hand in the areas of carpentry, oil painting and ceramics...all very challenging but very satisfying. Since my college days, I've done a good bit of sewing and custom framing, which has come in very handy over the years, sometimes when you least expect it. My photography skills may never exceed the novice level, but I do consider that one of my favorite fancies when traveling the world.

Although many of my artistic outlets are repeat offenders, my woodburning interest and passion has been at the top of the list for the last few years. I love the medium, the texture, the process of preparation and the beautiful aroma that occurs as the burning takes place. I don't see myself getting tired of that any time soon.

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