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Grassillini Creations

Medium: Leather

Description:  Quality handmade leather items including belts, wallets, bags, cuffs, purses

Gracia Hemans born in Kingston Jamaica growing up was an extremely artistic and creative child. She was introduced to leather at an early age and when art met leather "the leather genie" was born. By age 14 she was a skilled shoe maker capable of making a shoe from scratch. And before long she became equally skilled at making hand bags, belts, wallets and other items. And spent the next 30+ years honing her talents. And earning a living making and selling her products until migrating to the US in 2002. Since 2006 She has set up shop on Main St, East Hartford where she spends her days granting leather wishes. Be it a motor cycle seat, wallet, pocket book or belt.

Grassillini Creations

Medium: Leather

Description:  Quality handmade leather items including belts, wallets, bags, cuffs, purses

Gracia Hemans born in Kingston Jamaica growing up was an extremely artistic and creative child. She was introduced to leather at an early age and when art met leather "the leather genie" was born. By age 14 she was a skilled shoe maker capable of making a shoe from scratch. And before long she became equally skilled at making hand bags, belts, wallets and other items. And spent the next 30+ years honing her talents. And earning a living making and selling her products until migrating to the US in 2002. Since 2006 She has set up shop on Main St, East Hartford where she spends her days granting leather wishes. Be it a motor cycle seat, wallet, pocket book or belt.

Tour Location: Colt Gateway - Weekend #1

Email: gracia@theleathergenie.com

Website: www.grassillinicreations.com

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