I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Klyph for ArtisanCraft clubs interview feature. Klyph is a wonderfully talented artisan, and I hope you enjoy this interview.
For a lovely formatted deviation of this interview check here > http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/39296822/
Enjoy! - //inchworm > co-admin ArtisanCraft club.
First of all, your jewellery is so impressive, where did you learn your mad skills and how long have you been making jewellery?
Thank you! Mad skills? *lol* One must have a certain level of madness to work in jewelry.
The skills came to me out of necessity more than desire. In the 70s, my dad began delivering medicine to small villages at the borders of Thailand. When such a village fell to hard times, my dad asked my uncle (*the* silversmith of his day) to pass some of his skills to existing and new village silversmiths.
My uncle soon found it difficult to travel so far on a regular basis. Since I was ta