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#WildeFeature : Moon Cat of Mooncat Designs

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When did you open your shop, and what inspired you to start selling?
I opened my Storenvy shop a little over a year ago but I have been selling online for almost three years and selling in person for many more! I was into making jewelry while I was still in high school, and I'd make earrings and sell them in art class. I could never get into the routine of a "regular" job, and the idea of working long hours to support someone else's dream didn't appeal to me as much as tirelessly chasing my own. I sold and shipped my first painting in 2008 and Mooncat Designs was born. I cannot imagine doing anything else for the rest of my life.



What is your current favorite item in your shop? Why? 
My favorite item in my shop at the moment is an amethyst necklace from my latest collection, LAWLESS. I played with crushed stones a lot in this collection and I absolutely love the way they take shape as I create with them. This partic…

#WildeFeature : Jennifer Galay of The Craft Penguin

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When did you open your shop, and what inspired you to start selling? 
I opened my shop at the end of June 2014. I have crocheted and made crafts ever since I was a kid. I have always enjoyed making things and giving them as gifts. One of my best friends, who works in marketing, kept telling me how great my crafts were and that I should sell them. After much encouragement from her, I decided to go ahead and do it.




What is your current favorite item in your shop? Why? 
I don't know if I could pick one specific item as my favorite, but I love my string arts the most! This is for a few reasons. 1. Each string art is unique and easily customizable. I love that no matter what the occasion or likes of an individual, I can make a string art that would suit them perfectly. 2. I love creating them! Again, I get much joy in designing them specifically for customers. But it is also a great way to relieve stress! 3. The final, but probably the biggest rea…

Geek Means Cosplay & Conventions!

In case anyone is wondering why I'm AWOL with my blog posting? Yep, getting ready for All Con. WOOT!

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