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April Member Interview: Jean R. Skipper

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Jean R. Skipper Jean Skipper Originals

Website: www.jeanskipper.com Online Stores: www.jeanskipper.artfire.com or www.jeanskipper.etsy.com
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Blog: http://www.jeanskipperoriginals.blogspot.com/

1.What inspires you to create? Inspiration surrounds me on a daily basis.Buildings, machinery, natural elements, industrial implements, and found objects are all fodder for my imagination.Each piece of jewelry that I craft has a story of its own.Time spent with family, friends, and customers drives me artistically, and solitary moments are also a necessary part of the process.They allow all of the creative stimulation to transition into workable concepts for my jewelry design.

2.When did you decide to pursue art or did art pursue you?In my childhood, Art and I enjoyed a mutual attraction.Creating was easy, and I always seemed to have time for it. As a young adult, Art pursued me as I was diligently establishin…