As a reporter, I loved being out on the street. In corporate work, I did everything I could to to avoid being being chained to a desk. But in my studio, I have to set my watch to remind me to get up and stretch every few hours.
I've had a more varied and adventurous professional path than most, but no chapter has been as much fun as this one.
An UNLIKELY PAIRING
Our Boho Bijouterie is a Mom and Pop shop -- and Pop is a very patient partner. I like to mix up media, colors, and textures in my work. My creative process often spills out of my studio and looks like the path of a cyclone in its wake.
That a former reporter and retired Fed could peacefully co-exist in the first place is a wonderment to some -- and that 20 years into our marriage we are creating and selling jewelry together is a magnificent surprise to even us.
Charlie deals with the details of the shows, shipping and other essential operations allowing me to gift of getting lost in my work.
We are having a ball sharing with our customers -- and each other.