Self taught, Tamara Steinborn has been designing jewellery for 2 decades.
She shares her time between many loves - getting dirty with metal, chasing poems in her head and teaching yoga.
Fun facts about Tamara...
She has a BA & MA, neither of which are relevant to her career.
She speaks a few languages, some well, some horribly.
She writes and has had small bits published here & there.
She collects oddities and taxidermy.
Current loves include, in no particular order:
Sonic Youth's Kool Thing
Nina Simone's Wild is the Wind
David Bowie's Lucy Can't Dance
Adrienne Rich - November 1968
Sylvia Plath - Epitaph for Fire & Flower
Robert Kroetsch - Seed Catalogue
Baudelaire, Blake & Dickinson
Anything with Bill Murray
The films of Guy Maddin and John Waters
Egon Schiele for his raw women
Georgia O'Keeffe for her movement and sway