When did you first start making jewelry?
I started making jewelry about 20 years ago.
What classes have you taken at Liloveve?
Intermediate Silversmithing, Tube Setting, Flush Setting, Rose Cut Diamond.
Where do you draw your inspiration when designing your work?
I draw inspiration from nature and from architecture. I also draw inspiration from people that I make connections with.
Where do you exhibit / sell your work?
Market NYC, Columbus Circle Holiday Market, Hester Street, Atlantic Antic, Crafts in Chelsea, Museum School Fair.
Have you been featured in any press?
Not yet, but I will be in a blog for the Y Life coming soon.
What’s your favorite piece you’ve ever made?
My favorite piece that I’ve ever made was a pair of cuff links. I unfortunately don’t have a photo of them. They were 14mm blue topaz, cushion cut stones set in a sterling silver bezel.
If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?
I would like to go to Italy, any part.
If you could collaborate with another designer/artist, who would it be and why?
Michelle Chang, beautifully simple with lots of animal references.
I’m also interested in collaborating with PatrickIrlaJewelry and Arrok Jewelry.
What’s the most fun aspect of being a jewelry designer?
I get to create things.
Where can we see your work?
You can find me on Etsy.