Wednesday, May 5, 2010
"Sometimes," he says, "when I'm working at night, which is often the case, I'll stop whatever one-of-a-kind-piece I am working on and just start on something for a friend or family member or just for myself. Then it's hobby time. My hobby is making things and my job, my career, is making things! Sometimes I'll put a model airplane together or an electronic kit. To me, building a model plane is the same as making jewelry or designing a sculpture. Cooking is the same as making jewelry, especially sushi. Working on my sailboat is like making jewelry. I love what I do. I love making things. It's what I'm here for."