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Hello! I'm a beginner jewelry maker currently focused on sterling silver/ copper wire wrapped jewelry. This is mostly just a hobby, but I'd eventually like to make enough pieces to sell in local crafts fairs or potentially online. I'm wondering what kind of safety requirements need to be met to do this? For example, I know there are certain regulations regarding lead content in adult/children's jewelry that need to be met. As a beginning artist, how does one show that I'm using safe materials?…See More
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I studied four years at the New Brunswick College Of Craft and Design and then took Business Administration at the Atlantic Business College.
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In May I was commissionned by the Assembly of First Nations to design and fabricate a 5" silver crucifix to be given to his Holiness Pope Benedict XVI. The crucifix was symbolized the comming together of the two Nations.
I designed and manufactured the Residential School Apology Pin commemorating the June 11th Apology given from the Government of Canada to the First Nation survivors of the resedential throughout Canada.