Describe your artistic style. I make jewelry using Swarovski crystals.
What inspires you as a designer-artist? My outfits.
What materials do you most enjoy working with? Swarovski crystals.
What is the name of the piece you submitted with your success story? Puffy Hearts
What inspired this design? I just love hearts.
How did it come together? For example, did you plan it out or did it define itself once you began working? Bought some instructions and from there, it took me three months.
Share Your Background
When and how did you begin making jewelry/beading? I have always loved jewelry. My sister was getting engaged and did not want to wear gold or silver. My outfit was vibrant blue colors and I made a necklace using Swarovski crystals.
Who introduced you to beading? No one, it just came to me because I love jewelry so much.
How did you discover Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®? Online.
What other hobbies do you have? Swimming.
What role does jewelry-making play in your life? I am not well, so it helps me relax.
Do you participate in any charity fundraisers? My website is www.sultanascrystals.co.uk. I also set up at the bbc summer fairs and festivals.
Any advice for aspiring jewelry-artists? Follow your instincts.