Rachel Jane's Profile
ME AND MY LEATHER
I grew up in Los Angeles in a family where both my parents were artists. Mom and dad were happily busy painting, sculpting and showing their art all over town. I was surrounded with creativity all throughout my childhood so lucky for me I had no choice in the matter. For a little while I thought I'd rebel and become an oceanographer but it turned out I wasn't very studious. Thanks to my inspiring and helpful parents, I was going to be an artist!
I've been painting for 15 years, and 7 years ago I started making jewelry. I got my start with jewelry design when a friend and fellow artist was clearing out her home studio and she had this bag of shimmering leather remnants she was deciding to finally throw away. She told me she had held onto it for years thinking someday she would do…
- Joined September 4, 2008