Beading is my key to the secret garden, my way down the rabbit hole, my looking glass. Making a pair of earrings started it. From the beginning the process of transforming beads into jewelry has struck me as magical. And, over the years, that magical process has had its way with me, leading me from hobby to art. Jewelry design fills me with a sense of accomplishment and integrity, and has proven a most amenable vehicle for translating inner vision to outer reality. I bead from the inside out. Though I work quite deliberately, consciously employing both traditional and innovative techniques, my subconscious is the undisputed project manager.
I hand make every piece of jewelry with my own 2 hands, as well as, handle every aspect of this business on my own. No part of the process is contracted out to third party manufacturers. I do, however, use some pre-made components, but all…
- Joined April 7, 2007