Thursday, September 9, 2010

BESTeam Weekly Feature:

An interview with Cassandra from New York, New York who creates a line of jewelry and her own polymer clay creations.

How did you get started? 
I attended a very creative Sunday school program, and as a result I have always enjoyed making things. So when I discovered Etsy I knew I wanted to below immediately.

Where do you create? 

I create where ever I am. At home, on vacation, and even when serving jurory duty. If I can sit for awhile, I take my stuff with me. Most of the time I work at a small table that divides my kitchenette from the living room. 


I am the youngest of three girls, and occasionally I notice my sisters wearing some pretty neat jewelry. Usually with a closer look - I realize that it is something I made. 

What inspires you to create your products? 

There are many things that inspire me to create. 

Where do you see yourself and your products in 10 years? 

In ten years, I would love to have my business explan to a nice side business generating some good supplementary income.

Any advice you would like to share with a newbie who may be reading this?  
Well after being on the internet for a number of years trying to sell my creations, I would suggest you look for ways to promote and generate traffic to your etsy shop.

Where can you be found online?
Claycass can be found in a number of places online. I am on Facebook, Etsy, Flickr, Twitter,, and

I hope you enjoyed getting to know Claycass, AKA Ardna's Sac.
Have a good day!


our home to yours said...

The pointsetteas are so pretty.

Nina said...

Those poinsettia are sure to be a hit this Christmas season!

Turquoise Angels said...

Nice holiday items