Natasha is currently living in Carbondale, CO and teaching jewelry and metalsmithing at the Colorado Mountain College. She received her Masters of Fine Arts degree from the University of Georgia in 2007. Prior to that she worked as a blacksmith, a jewelry manufacturer, a detailer for architectural ironwork, a pastry chef, a martial arts instructor, a dog walker and a ski instructor- not necessarily in that order. She was born in Boston but has lived in many places including Paris, Sussex, Atlanta, Champagne and Aspen. Travel has always been important. She has visited every continent except Antarctica but she is working on that. Mostly Natasha loves to make things. She is best at making things in metal but she also loves to garden, paint, cook, sew ,draw and work on her website.