You are an artist, not for trade, but for survival. Your skill at dismantling and jury-rigging has given you an edge on survival that allows you to make do with the barest supplies.
Skill Proficiencies: Perception, Persuasion
Tool Proficiencies: An artisan's tools set of your choice
Languages: One of your choice
Equipment: A masterpiece (see below), patchwork clothing, a dagger, a sack of gold with 10 gp

MASTERPIECE

Your time spent scavenging hasn't left you empty-handed. You created a small memento out of the scraps you scavenged that holds a very dear place in your heart. To you, this trinket is a masterpiece, but more from its emotional connection than its actual value or quality. Come up with a masterpiece that you created, or roll on the table below.

d6 Masterpiece
1 A doll or figure that represents the aspirations of my childhood.
2 An article of clothing modeled after a hero of mine.
3 A badge with my family crest or another symbol important to me.
4 A painstakingly accurate miniature replica of my favorite weapon.
5 A small book with illustrations of my best memories.
6  An off-tune instrument that I never fully learned how to play.

FEATURE: SALVAGE

You know how to gather the most useful components off of junk. You can take any item of the same type you are crafing and salvage it, gaining half its market value in raw materials that can be used in crafting. The raw materials cannot be sold.

SUGGESTED CHARACTERISTICS

Scavengers are not usually in this trade by choice, but regardless of how they became a scavenger, they are some of the toughest, hardiest people out there.

d8 Personality Trait
1 I see everything as a project that requires planning and preparation.
2 I aspire to be the best scavenger or craftsman in the world.
3 I do my best to help anyone that is less capable than me.
4 I'm rude and blunt to anyone I consider a rival.
5  I talk while I work to relieve stress.
6 To me, everything I make is art, no matter how simple or rough it is.
7 I try to make the most out of every situation, usually by haggling.
8 When I'm working, I don't say a word. I focus better that way.
d6 Ideal
1 Perfection. Everything, from the items I make to the world around me must be made perfect. (Lawful)
2 Restoration. Whenever I see something broken, I want to fix it. (Good)
3 Freedom. I scavenge so I don't have to answer to anyone. (Chaotic)
4 Family. I scavenge to take care of the people I care about, nothing more, nothing less. (Neutral)
5 Destruction. I care more about taking things apart than putting them together, and I like to see things fall apart. (Evil)
6 Survival. Making it one day at a time is the most important thing for me. (Any)
d6 Bond
1 It's my job to gather supplies for my family or clan.
2  I'm a loner. It's easier to survive without family or friends taking up my energy.
3 My scavenger friends are the closest I have to a family.
4 My masterpiece reminds me of someone long-lost and well-loved.
5  I have a close business relationship with someone who buys what I make.
6 I'm working to pay back the debt that forced me into scavenging in the first place.
d6 Flaw
1 I am overly-critical of everything I make.
2 I become so absorbed in my work that I fail to notice anything going on around me.
3 I become incredibly jealous whenever I think someone is better than me.
4 I let people I care about walk all over me.
5  I'm easily intimidated or coerced into going along with someone's schemes.
6  I'm always worried I won't succeed.