Samshine has used many mediums such as glass, natural gemstones, cruelty free feathers, polymer clay and hemp fabric. She has created jewelry, soap dishes, plates, headdresses, figurines, stamps and clothing. She is most notably known for her rainbow dichroic 90 COE glass pendants and dishes.
In 2014 she graduated from SJSU with a B.S. in Public Relations with a focus in Environmental Studies. From 2014 to 2018 she has studied and finished the moon, tarot, and crystal metaphysical courses through Moondaughter. During the summer of 2016 she finished 6 courses from theTarot Academy. Then from October 2016 to February 2018 she was a member of the Soul Awakened Coven run by High Priestess Ethony Dawn. As an active member to all of these groups she has improved in the arts of energy work, herbalism, tarot, astrology, and crystal mysticism. All of these influences come through in her artwork and glass work.
After graduating college in 2014 she started seeking a new challenge in the artistic realm. She chose to understand and hone the skills to work with glass. She started by learning how to tack and fully fuse 90COE glass. By 2015 she was casting rainbow dichroic frit in molds. In 2017 she was able to work on larger pieces such as dishes and alter plates. In 2018 she took an introduction to borosilicate class and loved it. She is most notably known for glass casting but will sell lamp worked borosilicate pendants at special occasions or upon request.
She sells her artwork & creations through various platforms.