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The Textile Industry is One of the Largest Contributors to Global Warming

In Galleries I present my work with research I have found about the environmental and humanitarian effects of the materials I use to illuminate viewers on how what the buy, use, and throw away affects the planet. This jewelry was created using paper made from cotton clothing that thrift stores had declared “unsellable” and were […]

Paper Made From Clothes

The paper made from clothing used in my three most recent sculptural jewelry pieces — Puente Hills Couture, Apex en Vogue, and Altamont Allure — were made by wonderful papermakers Anne Beck and Dietmar Krumrey.  Anne and Dietmar are co-owners of of the Lost Coast Culture Machine, a Gallery that hosts exhibitions, performances, talks, films, […]

Disposible Coffee Cups and the Environment

In Galleries I present my work with research I have found about the environmental and humanitarian effects of the materials I use to illuminate viewers on how what the buy, use, and throw away affects the planet. These three pieces were made from disposable products from coffee shops — coffee cups, coffee cup jackets, and […]