Joy Kruse's Profile
Wild Prairie Silver Jewelry Co.
Beautiful ~ Precious ~ Strong ~ Wild ~ Delicate ~ Ever-After Jewelry
I became a metalsmith by accident. I am self-taught for the most part with the exception of a few random classes. I fell in love with metal over a slow progression of learning. I am by trade an RN and still do work as a nurse once in a while. It's hard for me to let go of that vocation completely. First and foremost I am a Mom and with my studio at home that also means Mom is at home. Being able to do what I love and be here for my family has been a huge blessing. I never have to go to work... I have to go 'to play', but not 'to work'... It's really great...pinch yourself great! :)
I live in a place that is truly inspiring, rural Wisconsin... The county I live in has one stop light in the entire…
- Born on October 8
- Joined April 14, 2009