04/24/12 - 10:44am
While she was on a beach in Hawaii, Jenna Hansen saw that sea glass was being used for landscaping she thought was beautiful. She took the idea back home to Nikiski with her, and thought there could be a way she could use the same materials.
“I was thinking about landscaping, you go on the Internet and research sea glass, you see mainly jewelry, and that gave me the idea for jewelry,” Hansen, 14, said.
That’s when the process started for Hansen, a freshmen at Nikiski Middle-High School. She decided to form her own business — Kenai Peninsula Seaglass.