Meet Amy Gerhardt of Auburn Hills, MI, the talented gal behind The Foxy Hipster...fun & funky jewelry that will make you laugh or at least put a smile on your face! The jewelry is made from hard durable plastic, everything is hand cut and placed together carefully. Amy is a one woman show, she does everything in her studio and holds another full time job as well. She loves everything she does and all of her designs are based on her own personal interests. She loves to see what everyone chooses when they buy her jewelry.How long have you been creating your art work?
I opened my Etsy shop in November of 2014 and it took off from there.
Why did you choose to partner with Yellow Door to sell your artwork?
I wanted to put myself out there more and see if my items will sell in a public setting and Yellow Door seemed like the perfect place to start!What inspired you to start creating your art work & how did you turn it into a business?
I have always had a huge sense of humor and I wanted to create something that’s funny and unique. I love seeing what people purchase in my shop knowing that there are other silly people out there as well.
Do you have any notable awards or accomplishments?
I have been featured on Buzzfeed twice!
Quotes you love or live by:
It makes people smile and laugh.
What do you remember wanting to be when you grew up?
I am constantly brainstorming, thinking of what tv shows, music, movies, and celebrities people would like to wear.
What do you enjoy doing besides making art?
You can see much more of Amy's awesome earrings at Yellow Door and online. Stay tuned for more fun & interesting info about Amy all week!
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