4.3 - The Rabbit Whole with Peter Marek (Jewelrycrafter)



Have you ever seen something so cool that you had to try and make it for yourself? That's how Peter Marek got into creating wire wraps and other forms of jewelry, and he's a great example of how following the whims of your passions can lead you to create a beautiful and unique life through imagination. In this episode we talk about where Peter's craftsmanship has taken him since we last spoke way back in Season 1 of IP.


  • Shifting focus from custom orders to personal expression

  • The variety of skills Peter has been learning

  • Why independent creators belong on Steemit

  • Turning scraps into unique art

  • Peter shows off projects and his studio

  • Finding a job that supports your passion

  • Prioritizing art over social comfort

  • Finding the proper pace while going with the flow

  • How artists decide their own identity

  • The story of how peter got into making jewelry

  • Festival synchronicity and self initiated rites of passage


Music in this episode: Umphrey's McGee


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