Los Angeles

I was introduced to jewelry designing by a fellow designer when I lived in San Francisco many years ago. The designer suggested that I attend a large gem show to select beads/gems for a necklace, bracelet and earrings to wear to my sister's wedding. When I went to the gem show I was enthralled by what seemed to be magical powers emitting from the stones. The artisans and vendors were so very cool, so generous in sharing information. ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

40 Techniques Every Stamper Should Know
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Travel Scrapbooking With Amy Tan
Improve Your Paintings: Luminous Watercolor Mixing
Complete Knife Skills
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Draw Better Portraits
People in Picture Books: Developing Your Main Character
Perspective for Sketchers
Essential Techniques for Sketching the Energy of Places
Granulation Techniques Demystified
Drawing Dimension: Shading Techniques
Dynamic Detail in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Dimensional Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Big & Bold Wire Jewelry
Professional Bezel-Setting Techniques
Wire-Wrapped Stones: Designer Techniques
Jewelry Design for Bead Artists
Essential Linear Perspective Techniques
10 Marvelous Mixed Media Techniques
Foundations in Silversmithing
Know Your Acrylic Paints
Simple & Stunning Watercolor Techniques
Pen & Ink Essentials
Inventive Ink: Colorful Mixed Media Effects
Fun With Mixed Media
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
The Metalsmith's Toolbox
Drawing the Draped Figure
Acrylic Color Mixing Made Easy
Loosen Up: Techniques for the Painterly Approach
The Oil Painter's Handbook
Basics of Digital Photography
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
Paint & Palette Essentials
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
Metalsmithing at Home
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Shoot It!
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Micro Torch Basics
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Acrylic Painter's Toolbox
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing