Heather Powers - The owner and editor of the Art Bead Scene, her website is Humblebeads.com. When she isn't busy making beads and blogging, she is planning her next Bead Cruise adventure.
Tari Sasser - Tari reminds us that art beads aren't always beads! Primarily a button artist, the owner of Creative Impressions in Clay sheds new light on the possibilities of art beads and their uses.
Cindy Gimbrone - The glass beadmaker who brings you Sundays with Cindy. Cindy offers up a slew of unique posts as one of our talented contributors. You can find her beads at Cindy Gimbrone Beads.
Erin Prais-Hintz - Jewelry designer, Erin Prais-Hintz, creates one-of-a-kind pieces that capture emotions and reflect the personality, history and passions of their owners. Her art utilizes everything from precious gemstones to found objects from foreign lands or close to home. Each work of art is unique in style, color and texture and is a treasure found just for you. Learn more about Erin's story and check out her jewelry at her website.
Rebecca Anderson - A mixed-media jewellery designer based in the UK, Rebecca looks at the international art bead scene, especially of her native land. As a designer, her style is eclectic, colourful and quirky; she creates mainly one-of-a-kind pieces - using found objects, art beads in all manner of media, gemstones, glass, fibres and metal to name but a few. You can read more about Rebecca on her blog, check out her jewellery on etsy, and buy supplies from her new shop, The Curious Bead Shop.
Owner/Designer at Skye Jewels
Handmade Ceramic Pendants, beads, buttons and jewelry components
Owner at Earthenwood Studio