I’ve been crafting as long as I can remember. The first beading project I remember making was a necklace made of ceramic beads for USA’s bicentennial. I took a few breaks from beading to try other things (mostly fabric painting and tole painting), only going back to it when I needed a necklace for a special occasion or outfit.
I really came back to beading in a big way when I discovered beadweaving.
I love the way one can take tiny beads, weave them together, and create something new, with form and texture. I like to play with the way beads work together and vary bead sizes to change the texture. I'm drawn to all glass beads, especially the versatility of seed beads, but mostly I like to mix things up.
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- Born on March 9
- Joined July 4, 2008