Teresa Penrose's Profile
I got into this jewelry making gig because I was trying to find some blue topaz dangle earrings with gold findings (of course, at the time I didn't realize ear wire, etc. was called "findings") to go with my necklace and ring I already had. I would say that I'd been looking for several years off and on with absolutely no luck. I could find all the silver and blue topaz, but never the gold and blue topaz.
Then one day I was in Tall Mouse to get a mirror and decided to check out the "Bead Lounge". A seed (pun intended) started germinating and next thing I knew I had signed up for a class to learn how to make earrings. I enjoyed it so much, I took Beading Basics 101 with Kat. From there I was hooked!
Oh, but that was just the beginning! I eventually took a class with Vicki and she teaches bead weaving. I thought I was hooked before! Hah! I was…
- Born on November 22
- Joined June 29, 2008
- Teresa Penrose
- Santa Ana, CA, United States