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2005 Beading Contest

Announcing the winners of the 2005 Fire Mountain Gems Beading Contest! Picking the winners from among so many fabulous entries was harder than ever. Fire Mountain Gems and Beads customers are taking beading to new levels of creativity, and it shows. See how our winners have pushed the boundaries of beading. This year's winners are:

Design Idea 6864 Necklace

Design Idea 732X Necklace Design Idea 6869 Necklace

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Gold Medal

Category Name View Winning Design
Grand Prize Gold Jeanne Cahill Necklace
Grand Prize Silver Kerin Hoffman Necklace
Grand Prize Bronze Carmen Shenk-Mullett Necklace
Accessory Jewelry Rita Llansó Pin
Art Clay Gordon Uyehara Box
Cabochon Use Christine Gagnon Necklace
Crystal Beads Caito Amorose Bracelet
Gemstone Beads - Agates to Jades Christine Strube Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Jaspers to Unakite Jamie Cloud Eakin Necklace
Gemstone Briolettes and Side Drilled Faceted Drops Deborah Kirkwood Necklace
Gemstone Chips, Pebbles or Small Nuggets Christine Gagnon Necklace
Gemstone Tumbled or Large Nuggets Jennifer Chen Necklace
Glass Beads Yan Yee Winnie Ho Necklace
Natural Pearls Carmen Shenk-Mullett Necklace
Non-Jewelry Wearable Art Jessica Tiemens Camisole
Organic Beads Carolyn Meyer Necklace
Plastic Beads Freda Fairchild Necklace
Plated Metal Beads Sue Horine Bracelet
Precious Metal Beads Jeanne Cahill Necklace
Purses and Pouches Eva Orsini Purse
Sculpture Lorna Dwyer-Carfano 3 Little Pigs Sculptures
Seed Beads Kerin Hoffman Necklace
Shell Beads Caito Amorose Necklace
Wirework Rachel Savage Necklace

Silver Medal

Category Name View Winning Design
Accessory Jewelry Kimberly (Allison) Szalkiewicz Corsage
Art Clay Rita Llansó Necklace
Cabochon Use Tina Courtois Necklace
Crystal Beads Tracy L. McCafferty Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Agates to Jades Darysabel Lind De Jesus Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Jaspers to Unakite (Tie) Barbara LaCroix Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Jaspers to Unakite (Tie) Beatha Sellman Necklace
Gemstone Briolettes and Side Drilled Faceted Drops Eva Pasley Necklace
Gemstone Chips, Pebbles or Small Nuggets Yan Yee Winnie Ho Necklace
Gemstone Tumbled or Large Nuggets Kathleen Muckle Necklace
Glass Beads Nydia Diaz Necklace
Natural Pearls Diane Dennis Bracelet
Non-Jewelry Wearable Art (Tie) Caito Amorose Necklace
Non-Jewelry Wearable Art (Tie) Beatha Sellman Scarf
Organic Beads Michela Verani Necklace
Plastic Beads Tanya R Lochridge Bracelet
Plated Metal Beads Patricia Kane Necklace
Precious Metal Beads Michela Verani Necklace
Purses and Pouches Debra Elaine Boyd Purse
Sculpture Mary LeMieux-Ruibal Sculptures
Seed Beads Lana (Svetlana) May Necklace
Shell Beads Monica Han Necklace
Wirework Elsa Mora Necklace
Bronze Medal

Category Name View Winning Design
Accessory Jewelry Shawndel Fraser Earrings
Art Clay Susan Opie Necklace
Cabochon Use Michael J Walker Necklace
Crystal Beads Ursula Dinkel Bracelet
Gemstone Beads - Agates to Jades Jessica Devine Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Jaspers to Unakite (Tie) Johanna Torres Custodio Necklace
Gemstone Beads - Jaspers to Unakite (Tie) Pamela Pica Necklace
Gemstone Briolettes and Side Drilled Faceted Drops Teresa Valdivia Necklace
Gemstone Chips, Pebbles or Small Nuggets Carolina Carpio Necklace
Gemstone Tumbled or Large Nuggets Donna Lynn Baran Necklace
Glass Beads Jessica Roman Necklace
Natural Pearls Cheryl Hart Necklace
Non-Jewelry Wearable Art Melissa Coole Plaid Skirt
Organic Beads Gwen Zissler Necklace
Plastic Beads Julie Anstaett Bracelet
Plated Metal Beads Jessica Tiemens Necklace
Precious Metal Beads Lorinda Niemi Necklace
Purses and Pouches Pam Blacketer Purse
Sculpture Julie Darling-Lane Sculptures
Seed Beads (Tie) Sylvie Camps Necklace
Seed Beads (Tie) Gloria Hann Necklace
Shell Beads Yan Yee Winnie Ho Bracelet
Wirework Vicki Davis Necklace

Finalists

Alicia Randazzo Jacqueline Jarmol Melissa Coole
Amy Sindermann Jamie Cloud Eakin Michael J Walker
Barbara LaCroix Jean Power Michela Verani
Carmen Shenk-Mullett Jenny Fishback Michelle Marnette Reif
Carolyn Meyer Joanne Fitzgerald Nina Leon
Catharina Thomas Joanne Glawatz Pam Blacketer
Christine Aceste Joie Rose Pat Riddick
Christine Calhoun Joyce Ellen Gacsaly Phillis Handell
Christine Gagnon Judith Black Renee LeBeau
Cindy Rempel Judith Shoemaker Rita K Kasinskas
Cristina Leonard Judy Dunn Rita Llansó
Dawne Hennessy Karen Stuart Robbie Bustos
Deanna Steeves Kathleen Porter Robin Frank
Deborah Kirkwood-Hatfield Kathy Norris Rosalie Santagada
Deborah Quesnette Katy Ruiz Sandra Fernekes
Deloris Simons Kelly Cusick Sara Adams
Diana Lynn Grygo Laura Swink Sarah Baur
Diane Dennis Linda Raos Sheree Lee Dade
Dot Martin Lori Anderson Sue Horine
Elaine Hammer Lori L H Higgins Tatiana Van Iten
Elfriede Lechner Lorna Dwyer-Carfano Teresa Valdivia
Emily Woodward Louise Hill Vanessa Virgiel
Farress Crombe Margaret Gunn Vanessa Walilko
Glenda MacNaughton Maria Herlihy Veronica Pope
Hilary Brylinski Mary K. Downey Vicki Davis
Irene Joyce Mary LeMieux-Ruibal Victoria Anne Stokes
Iris H. Zuares Mary Smith Waynette Kennedy
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