Sharon Bixby's Profile
Owner of Teal Eve's Bead and Fiber Art. Beadweaver. Bird and butterfly enthusiast. Bungalow remodeler. Book lover. British film fan.
A Pacific Northwest refugee from the heat of the Southwest, I find that many of the colors and textures of my desert childhood still find their way into the pieces I design. Nature and history inspire my work and keep it infused with anticipation for what's next. A new technique. A new color combination. A new technical skill. A new way of perceiving.
I spent many years weaving parts of speech--nouns, verbs, adjectives et al--into verbal tapestries. It is now my privilege to extend that skill to the art and science of beadweaving. It is not uncommon to hear a beadweaver say 'the beads tell me what to do with them,' and I am no exception. The beads, themselves, combine to create the…
- Joined February 21, 2011