Christine Terrell has a BFA in Graphic Design from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. She worked for a decade or so in NYC designing for a range of corporate clients. After moving to Austin, Texas in the mid-nineties, the opportunity arose to enroll in metalworking classes at the community college. This training, and her natural inclination to use things up, lead her to focus on repurposing decorative tins into wearable art jewelry and accessories. Very much a
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