“I was born and raised in New York City, so it is all I really know. I love it in a way I can’t even explain. It is integral to me and I like to think I am integral to it in some way. I often thank my parents for bringing me up in the […]
“[Ideas] come to me in ebbs and flows. I overthink every thing, but this constantly leaves me with new ideas to act upon. I can’t ever imagine running out of ideas for things I want to make. Too much is definitely never enough when it comes to creativity.”
“Since I was young, I have been obsessed with making things. I learned that for me creativity was the path to happiness. By the time I was in high school, I was completely hooked on creating things myself. One of my characteristics is a strong degree of impatience, but when I am making things it is one of the few times I display true patience.”
"My grandmother was one of the most influential people in my life, if not the most influential of all. She practically raised me, and when she passed away two years ago, I was devastated. She always wrote me letters and signed them Love always, Grandmother. My love and appreciation for her will always be so great, so I got tattoo of that meaningful farewell in her handwriting. I couldn’t be happier." Trilogy, Memphis, TN.
“The lighters are a small collection of the ones I have made and collaborated on. I have always collaborated on them and always will. I love lighters because they are small and always changing hands and I started originally making them to spread my work and name. I guess it worked and now I will never stop.”
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