Monroe Township, NJ, US
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Last Online: Mar 14, 2012
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99.9% pure silver jewelry design
I started working with needlecrafts as a small child. My grandmother taught me to crochet, sew, and knit when I was six. I immediately started to design clothes for my Barbie dolls, and my grandmother encouraged me to go to the Fashion Institute of Technology. I demurred, and chose instead to pursue a teaching degree for children with special needs.
I taught an art class as part of my first professional teaching job. I often used art as a way to reach the emotionally disturbed and neurologically impaired students at that school. I created posters with faces that were labeled with their corresponding emotions and had the children color-code them as a way of having them express the emotions that were so difficult for them to... Show More