Allison Pare lives in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, with her husband, Gary, two kitties, Ranger and Otto, and a puppy, Moose. She has enjoyed every form of crafting since she held her first crayon. In 2009, she started on the path to her dream of designing her own jewelry line. See more of her work at www.aquapear.etsy.com.
Courtesy of Bead Star 2010 magazine by Interweave Press LLC.