Fire Mountain Gems and Beads' Jewelry-Making Contest 2010 featuring Crystal
||Meet the Designer-Artist
Where do you live?
Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico
Describe your artistic style.
I love to use crystals, basically.
What inspires you as a designer-artist?
My family inspires me all the time.
What materials do you most enjoy working with?
Crystals and gold-filled findings.
What is the name of the piece you submitted with your success story?
Share Your Background
When and how did you begin making jewelry/beading?
About two years ago, I started making earrings for my mom and sister.
Who introduced you to beading?
Do you have an artistic background?
Yes, I play five different musical instruments.
How did you discover Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®?
Through the internet.
What other hobbies do you have?
Play saxophone, violin, drums.
What role does jewelry-making play in your life?
Jewelry-making is a hobby for me, but I enjoy it very much.
Any advice for aspiring jewelry-artists?
Whatever you imagine you can bring to life.
View all of Gabriela's designs in the Gallery of Designs.