Qween City is thrilled to be highlighting the city & region’s myriad artisan makers this holiday season. If you would like to be highlighted in the Craftiste directory, please shoot an email to bee@qweencity.com.

How long have you been an artisan & business owner in Buffalo?

A year and a half

Where are you located in the city / region?

Lake View, NY

Do you have a physical storefront? If so, what is the address?

No physical storefront, but I am featured in two shops locally…Redesign Furniture in Elma and Waterfront Gifts in Dunkirk

Please describe your work / product; if applicable, please include your artist / personal statement or mission.

I handcraft unique jewelry from antique silverware (sterling and silver plate), and combine it with beach glass from Lake Erie that we collect ourselves. Essential oil can be rubbed on the glass for an aromatic effect.

Who are some of your favorite artisans / makers in the region?

Rose and Mags Country Mile Soy Massage Oil Candles

Where will you be representing your wares this holiday season?

Buffalo Women’s Gifts Show (Babeville, Saturday, Nov 25th)

Lewiston Christmas Walk, St. Paul’s Church (December 2nd and 3rd)