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I live in Colorado. I graduated from CU with majors in creative writing and psychology. I am currently a caregiver for the elderly and disabled.

I got the idea for this medium after my dad died. He left behind some old seed beads and I got my hands on them. Now he died five days before my birthday. Two days after my birthday is my mother’s birthday and two days after that is my brother’s. That year none of us felt like celebrating so we put off the merry making for a month. I like making people unique cards for their birthday and this birthday I had something I never had had before, the beads. So it occurred to me, why not glue the beads to paper to make a picture and turn that into a card? So it began. Many thanks to my dad for the idea.

Since then my beadwork has evolved. I have moved into the 3d. I now make bead magnets and figurines and am always look…

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  • Born on August 25
  • Joined April 5, 2010

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Seed beads, colored pencil

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About

I live in Colorado. I graduated from CU with majors in creative writing and psychology. I am currently a caregiver for the elderly and disabled.

I got the idea for this medium after my dad died. He left behind some old seed beads and I got my hands on them. Now he died five days before my birthday. Two days after my birthday is my mother’s birthday and two days after that is my brother’s. That year none of us felt like celebrating so we put off the merry making for a month. I like making people unique cards for their birthday and this birthday I had something I never had had before, the beads. So it occurred to me, why not glue the beads to paper to make a picture and turn that into a card? So it began. Many thanks to my dad for the idea.

Since then my beadwork has evolved. I have moved into the 3d. I now make bead magnets and figurines and am always looking for ways to expand.

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