I grew up on a river in the lush south born of a rich Afro/Native American heritage with strong family roots. My life's history is full of inspiring and infamous people who all shaped who I am now by thier example and spirits. This blend of cultures again mixed with the modern american culture have manifested in me a natural desire for true independent expression in life.
I moved to NYC for 20 years to work as a model, audio engineering technical assisant, bartender extrodinaire and finally an independent metals studio artist. I earned a degree in Studio Metalsmithing & Jewelry Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC. The traditional foundation of that program gave me a knowledge of materials, production, studio skills and business management. I balanced that foundation with focused, atristically based…
- Joined June 6, 2007
Cuchillo, New Mexico,