Mike Poole's Profile
Mike Poole has been making beads for more than seven years, working in his studio in the Pennine region of the North of England. He has been featured in Beadwork Magazine and various UK publicastions. He travels extensively across the UK to sell his handmade beads at various venues including stately homes and other historic venues.
Mike also offers tuition in beadmaking in his studio which is located in a converted cotton mill. In addition to courses in his studio, Mike travels regularly to teach beadmaking and demonstrate historic beadmaking. He was invited to present a two-day display called 'Precious Objects of Desire' at the National Museum of Wales on historic beads and their construction, as well as doing other beadmaking demonstrations and teaching an annual hands-on course for archaeologists at Nottingham University.
Mike was also one of…
- Joined January 21, 2006