I'm a fanatic about beads and making jewelry out of found things.
My background is in Drafting and Design. My degree is from The Art Institute of Seattle in Interior Design. I worked as a drafter for years in Western Washington then was relocated to Southern Idaho in 2000 when I got married. Drafting isn't very woman-friendly in these parts so I turned to more creative things.
In 2005 beading took hold. I'd done the occasional beady project but for some reason at that time it took over and all my other creative outlets have taken the farthest back seat. My scrapbooking and sewing machine have never been more lonely!
I started lampworking in 2006 and love it! Unfortunately I have had to put that on hold until I can remedy my Carpal Tunnel issue. As soon as I can I'll be back at my torch and…
- Born on May 3
- Joined August 16, 2007
- Idaho Falls, ID, United States