Gail Olsen's Profile
I have always loved jewelry, when I was a young girl my Grandfather made me some beautiful jewelry with jasper and turqouise. He was a "rock hound" and became very skilled at creating beautiful pieces. I still have some of the ones Grandpa made for me and I cherish them.
As a teenager I started to do beadwork with seed beads, I fell in love with the patterns and colors. It was wonderful to see all the different work from other "highly skilled" bead artists.
When I married my husband, I found the most amazing ivory brocade dress for an incredible price! I searched for the perfect jewelry to wear, but soon found that my tastes were way to expensive for what we could afford. I decided to make my own wedding jewelry set, this is where my journey begins.
I educated myself about pearls and gemstones,…
- Born on January 7
- Joined January 27, 2010