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My home is smoke-free and the only pets I keep are tropical fish and my husband. ;-)

I fell in love with earrings sometime after I got my ears pierced in third grade and found a pair of earrings made out of real pencils with a cool metallic covering. In eighth grade my nickname was "Earrings." I even tried to make my own funky earrings but the results never pleased me. I got out of the habit of wearing earrings during high school. A few months before my wedding I realized that I needed wedding jewelry. I knew I didn't want to spend a lot of money and I didn't like anything that I found. Fortunately my fiancé had given me a necklace for my birthday that he purchased from a bead store. Intrigued, I wandered into the store a few weeks later and came out with rock crystal and sodalite beads, and a few other odds and ends. I found that I loved making my jewelry, so I started taking classes at my…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 20
  • Joined May 9, 2007

Favorite materials

Gelatin, Beads, Gemstones, Charms, SterlingSilver

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About

My home is smoke-free and the only pets I keep are tropical fish and my husband. ;-)

I fell in love with earrings sometime after I got my ears pierced in third grade and found a pair of earrings made out of real pencils with a cool metallic covering. In eighth grade my nickname was "Earrings." I even tried to make my own funky earrings but the results never pleased me. I got out of the habit of wearing earrings during high school. A few months before my wedding I realized that I needed wedding jewelry. I knew I didn't want to spend a lot of money and I didn't like anything that I found. Fortunately my fiancé had given me a necklace for my birthday that he purchased from a bead store. Intrigued, I wandered into the store a few weeks later and came out with rock crystal and sodalite beads, and a few other odds and ends. I found that I loved making my jewelry, so I started taking classes at my local bead store. I even hunted down some bead stores while on my honeymoon.

I am a Self-Representing Artist Jewelry Designer (SRAJD), member 1400.

I wasn't as successful at making other items for my wedding, so you'll find some unused wedding supplies in my shop as well. I hope someone can find a good use for them.

Please see my policies page for additional info.

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