Pain pushes until the vision pulls.

Making jewelry had always been my ‘retirement plan’ - it also seemed to be the one obsession that just wouldn’t go away. Fall 2016, I took a wax carving class at the local community college and from day one in the studio, I was hooked. I spent the next two years taking classes, watching hundreds of hours on YouTube, and countless hours banging away at my bench before officially becoming ‘Nini Banger’.