Tatjana Stojanovic

Green Jade Beads Wrapped in Black Wire Cocktail Ring
Meet the Designer-Artist

Where do you live?
Zurich, Switzerland

Describe your artistic style.
Contemporary handmade jewelry.

What inspires you as a designer-artist?
I'm inspired with nature, music, movies, art, dreams...

What materials do you most enjoy working with?
Gemstones, wire, silver clay

What is the name of the piece you submitted with your success story?
Green Jade Beads Wrapped in Black Wire Cocktail Ring

What inspired this design?
I was inspired by Park Guell by Antoni Gaudi

How did it come together?
It's all come itself.

Share Your Background

When and how did you begin making jewelry/beading?
Since I was a little girl, I made friendship bracelets and necklaces from mother's old jewelry.

Who introduced you to beading?

Do you have an artistic background?
I have diploma of Faculty of Technology, Engineering Design and Technology of Textile Product.

How did you discover Fire Mountain Gems and BeadsĀ®?
On the internet.

What other hobbies do you have?
Pilates, yoga, tennis.

Beading Success

What role does jewelry-making play in your life?
I enjoy every minute I spend creating these unique forms of art.

If you used jewelry-making as a way to bring in income, how are you selling yourself and your jewelry?
I have website, online shop: www.bgstyle.ch

Do you participate in any charity fundraisers?
I make jewelry for supporting causes (earthquake, Haiti...)

Any advice for aspiring jewelry-artists?
Just be yourself, and follow your dream.