Melissa Pedersen's Profile
I love creating things, if its not jewellery its sewing, painting or trying something new just for fun.
The changes in seasons here in Calgary Alberta (Canada) are quite dramatic and have a huge impact on my creative process as well as my source of inspiration. When the cold winter is over and spring slowly emerges so do all the ideas! I love to garden in the summer and right now my whole backyard is a vegetable plot. You can see bits of my garden preserved in my jewellery; tiny little seed clusters, a bloom here or an interesting leaf shape there.
I have been married for seven wonderful years and now I am a full time stay at home mom, with three little boys underfoot! My husband is very supportive and tries to give me time in the studio when I need it.
I started my own full time jewellery business after graduating from the Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD) in…
- Joined April 5, 2008