Sawa Matsueda Savage's Profile
Thank you for taking an interest in oboro designs.
I have always had a passion for art, although it took me until college to figure out just how much I loved it. After much wandering I've arrived at my two main passions: photography and jewelry making.
I'm Japanese but have a bit of an identity dilemma having lived for a few years in California and spending most of my education at an international school in Japan. But at the core my home is Japan, and many of my products are influenced by this. My formal training was in fine arts with a concentration in photography, but I have always loved to handcraft gifts using beads and wire.
My time away from Japan allowed me to reflect back on my culture in a way I had never done before, and my art is an expression of reexamining the…
- Born on April 2
- Joined May 29, 2009