I BELIEVE ART IS UTTERLY IMPORTANT.
IT IS ONE OF THE THINGS THAT COULD SAVE US.
I have made the effort to create collections and pieces that are more economically approachable. Working with a range of materials and techniques has allowed me to do that. It is important to me that art and self expression be financially accessible.
In 2021 my husband died unexpectedly. My entire world was blown apart and my journey through grief and trauma changed my life. Making jewelry was a tether that kept me grounded. This business morphed from an exciting new venture to a lifeline and connection to what my future could be.
Cascadia is a bioregion that spans a portion of the west coast. It’s the terrain from the Oregon coast through Washington’s mountains, Montana’s rivers and valleys and up to Alaska’s wilderness. It’s where my roots are, where my journey has taken me, and where I plan to stay. My business was named for those lands and the feelings they inspire.