I have always been involved with the arts of all kinds. When I was young my Mom chose day care and summer camps that had my 2 loves: crafts and horses. I learned to ride when I was 3 years old (purchased my own horses at 20) and began exploring more advanced fiber arts and enameling in the 4th & 5th grades.
Since then I have pursued a degree in metals & jewelry design at the Cleveland Institute of Art. I began dyeing and screen printing fabric, wool and yarn for a minor in fiber. I used the elements of those processes, and discovered techniques to apply them to metal, creating a unique style that I then had to opportunity to teach to others. For more of my background information, see my Linkedin profile.
I am also focusing part of my creative energy on dyeing yarn and fiber for knitting as well as custom crafted colorways for skeins of yarn. In the…
- Born on June 14
- Joined March 9, 2008