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I love to keep my hands busy, I always have. As a child, my grandma bought me a sewing machine and I made clothes for my dolls, and even a guinea pig-sized blanket for, none other, than my beloved pet guinea pig.

During highschool, art class introduced me to clay, but my lack of a personal kiln led me to searching for clays that didn't require a kiln, and in turn introduced me to polymer clay. In 2011, I saw a photo of a beautiful silver Byzantine chain, and fell in love. I immediately found jump rings, (a bag of tiny $2 22g jump rings!), and made my first chain without even knowing what I was making or anything about the craft. Since then, it has become my main hobby. Chainmaille being my favourite thing I've ever learned, I don't plan on giving it up, and look forward to learning more weaves, and doing larger projects.

My grandmother loved…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 3
  • Joined June 15, 2010

Favorite materials

Polymer clay, metal

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KnottedChains
Handmade Chainmaille Jewelry

About

I love to keep my hands busy, I always have. As a child, my grandma bought me a sewing machine and I made clothes for my dolls, and even a guinea pig-sized blanket for, none other, than my beloved pet guinea pig.

During highschool, art class introduced me to clay, but my lack of a personal kiln led me to searching for clays that didn't require a kiln, and in turn introduced me to polymer clay. In 2011, I saw a photo of a beautiful silver Byzantine chain, and fell in love. I immediately found jump rings, (a bag of tiny $2 22g jump rings!), and made my first chain without even knowing what I was making or anything about the craft. Since then, it has become my main hobby. Chainmaille being my favourite thing I've ever learned, I don't plan on giving it up, and look forward to learning more weaves, and doing larger projects.

My grandmother loved everything I created, always pushing me to do more. Since her passing, my husband has become my biggest supporter. Though he never had the chance to meet her, he knows how important she was to me, and pushes me to keep doing whatever I do.

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