Sawa Matsueda Savage's Profile
Thank you for taking an interest in oboro designs.
I have always had a passion for creating things, 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.
Living abroad for some years during college and beyond, my time away from Japan allowed me to reflect back on my culture in a way I had never done before, and the things I make are an expression of reexamining the 'traditional' motifs of culture that we readily identify but often understand very little in…
- Born on April 2
- Joined May 29, 2009