Carol Braden-Williams' Profile
I have lived in the Kansas City, MO area most of my life, although I have traveled all over the US and parts of Canada and Mexico. My creative instinct was inherited from my mother. I have always loved art, crafting and jewelry so it was a dream of mine to be able to make jewelry, especially sterling silver jewelry.
I starting beading on a loom when I was about 15 and made beaded jewelry for myself and occasionally for my friends and family.
About 30 years ago a friend took me to a bead shop he thought I would like. The owner was a wonderful lady who became a cherished friend and mentor as she started teaching me basic techniques with wire. She gave me my first pair of jewelry pliers, which were rosary pliers, and I was immediately addicted to working with wire. I started selling my beaded jewelry and…
- Born on April 17
- Joined December 18, 2007