I live in Cornwall in the southwest of England. From a very early age I was happiest when making things. Fortunately, I had excellent arts and crafts teachers who helped steer me to this glorious road called 'creativity'. Knitting, writing poetry, photography, cooking etc. are some of my favourite hobbies but the bead work is very special to me. The fabulous handmade glass beads created by those talented lampwork artisans are my passion but there are so many types of beads it is impossible to list all my favourites. I like to think I create beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces that in 10 years time will still give the same pleasure as when they were first purchased.
My inspiration comes mostly from my everyday surroundings here in Cornwall. The rugged granite rocks and crashing waves, the brightly painted boats that lie in the harour, our traditions and myths of mermaids and…
- Born on July 19
- Joined September 29, 2007