How did it come together? For example, did you plan it out or did it define itself once you began working? I don't draw designs. It is worked out in my head, but the materials can influence the work in progress.
Share Your Background
When and how did you begin making jewelry/beading? My dad was an amateur lapidist, and I started setting his stones forty years ago.
Do you have an artistic background? BFA painting MFA print making. Unfortunately, I never took any jewelry classes.
How did you discover Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®? It was too long ago to remember.
What role does jewelry-making play in your life? I am a sculptor working with cast bronze, and jewelry is both an extension and a counterpoint to my large work.