Amy Haftkowycz's Profile
The beginning of my story, as far as beads and jewelry goes, is not all that unusual...it has a start that I'm sure all of you bead-a-holics are familiar with. One day, way back in the 90s (oh so long ago!!), I stumbled into a bead store. 'Nuff said right there, right? The addiction was instantaneous. The need to feed was insatiable...I absolutely HAD to visit the bead store – and often! I mean, I was there several times a week...no lie. I simply could not get enough – and mind you, in those pre-internet days, it was a challenge to find beads. I guess the hunt was half the fun, though! Before I knew it, I was buying beaded jewelry, just so I could take it apart and create new pieces, ones that had MY signature on them.
Still, that was not enough. I wanted more...needed more. I soon realized I no longer could just buy the beads...I had to MAKE the beads! Still working in pre-internet days, I…
- Joined September 8, 2011