September 2016

Miriam Bangle Project Published
My Miriam Bangle project is published in 18 Beaded Ropes to Make eBook

January 2016

Beading: Learn It. Love It. Published
My 8th book Beading: Learn It. Love It. is published.

September 2015

Exhibited at LOOT (MAD about jewelry)
I was one of 55 jewellery artists from around the World selected to take part in this prestigious art jewellery exhibition in New York.

February 2015

Moon Rays Project Published
Appearing under the name 'Lavender Moon' this pendant and earrings set is published in the March 2015 issue of Beads & Beyond Magazine.

October 2014

Cross Stitch Bauble Kits Launched
Sold through Clouds & Currents bauble cross-stitch kits designed by me are launched.

June 2014

Crystal Heart Pendant Project Published
This project, from Small Beads, Big Jewellery, was published in issue 62 of Make & Sell Jewellery under the name 'All Heart'.
Captured Dreams Kit Launched
A kit for my Captured Dreams Necklace is begun to be sold exclusively through Beads Gone Wild.

May 2014

Geometric Beadwork Volume 2 Published
The second book in my self-published series, Geometric Beadwork Volume 2, is published.

April 2014

Affinity Bangles Published in Favorite Bead Stitches 2014
My Affinity Jewellery is published in Interweave's Favorite Bead Stitches 2014.

February 2014

Small Beads Big Jewelry Published
My seventh book, containing 10 projects by me and 10 by designers I selected, is published.
Twisty Turny Published In Mastering Herringbone Stitch
My project, a twisted herringbone rope necklace with integral clasp is published in this book by Melinda Barta.

January 2014

Delightful Daggers Published
My jewellery set (a necklace, bracelet and earrings) is published in the January 2014 issue of Beads & Beyond.

November 2013

Cleopatra's Gems
A crystal and Delica bead ring and earring set is published in the November 2013 edition of Beads and Beyond Magazine.
Miriam Bangle Project Published in 8 Favorite Beaded Bezel Projects E-book
My Miriam Bangle is published as a project in the 8 Favorite Beaded Bezel Projects E-book.

September 2013

All Angles Necklace Re-Published
My All Angles Necklace is re-published in Favorite Bead Stitches special 2013 edition.

May 2013

Crystal Triangles Project Published
Published under the name 'Bermuda Triangles' a pendant and earring set using cubic right-angle-weave and bicone crystals is published in the June 2013 issue of Beads & Beyond magazine.

February 2013

Geometric 3-1-2 Published In Mastering Peyote
This necklace, formed of 80 beaded beads, was published as a project in Mastering Peyote.

January 2013

Bezelled Buttons Project Published
My Bezelled Buttons project is published in the January 2013 issue of Beads & Beyond Magazine.

December 2012

Profile And Cover Project In Perlen Poesie
A profile of me and my work along with an accompanying project are published in issue 15 of Perlen Poesie.
Lotus Necklace Published
My Lotus Necklace is published in December 2012/ January 2013 Beadwork Magazine.

November 2012

Geometric Beadwork Book Published
My Geometric Beadwork book is published.

September 2012

Cosmic Diamonds Project Published
This beaded beads project is published in the October/ November 2012 issue of Beadwork magazine.
Darling Dahlias Project Published
This project for an earring and pendant set is published in the October 2012 issue of Beads & Beyond magazine.

August 2012

Sea Foam Set Published
My Sea Foam set (necklace and bracelet) are published in the August 2012 edition of Beads & Beyond Magazine.
Heroine Necklace Project Published
This dramatic necklace, with its reversible pendant which also forms the clasp, featured as a Designer of the Year project in the August/ September 2012 issue of Beadwork magazine.

July 2012

Spicy Spirals Published
My Spicy Spirals necklace is published in the July 2012 edition of Beads and Beyond Magazine.

June 2012

All Angles Necklace Published
This geometric necklace, with a hidden clasp, was featured as a Designer of the Year project in the June/ July 2012 issue of Beadwork Magazine.

May 2012

Nubre exhibition in Cairo
This exhibition, which took place at the British Council, Cairo, Egypt was the culmination of a year-long design exchange project between Azza Fahmy (an Egyptian jewellery designer) and the EU
Geometric Triangles Project Published
My reversible geometric pendant and earrings set is published in the May 2012 edition of Beads and Beyond Magazine.

April 2012

Beaded Bugs Book Published
St Petersburg Lariat Published
My St Petersburg lariat project is published in the April 2012 edition of Beads and Beyond Magazine.

March 2012

Pointy Pentagons Project Published
These pentagon bangles, with their stripe design and their size variation, were published as Designer of the Year projects in the April/ May 2012 issue of Beadwork Magazine.

February 2012

3 Projects Selected for Lark Book's Showcase 500 Beaded Jewelry Book
This book, due to be available August 2012 will feature three of my beadwork projects.

January 2012

Affinity Bangles Project Published
This set of nestling bangles is published in the February/ March 2012 issue of Beadwork Magazine.
Time As One Of Beadwork Magazine's 2012 Designers Of The Year Begins

December 2011

My Top Ten Beading Books List Published
The list of my top ten beading books is published on Lark Books website.
Snazzy Stripes Project Published
A 'Snazzy Stripes' beaded beads project is published in the January 2012 issue of Beads & Beyond Magazine.
Crystal Triangulations Project Published
My Crystal Triangulations beaded beads project is published in the December 2011/ January 2012 issue of Beadwok magazine.

November 2011

Earring Projects Published
Two earrings projects are published in 'A Bounty of Bead + Wire Earrings' from Lark Books.
Geometric Seed Project Published
A colourful geometric beaded beads project is published in issue 34 of Making Jewellery magazine.

October 2011

Profile Published
A profile on me and my work is published in the November 2011 issue of Beads & Beyond magazine.
Copper Wheels project published
My 'Copper Wheels' beaded beads project is published in Interweave's 'Fabulous Peyote Stitch with Crystal Accents' eMag.

September 2011

Netted Delights Published
A project of netted earrings using seed beads is published in the October 2011 issue of Beads & Beyond magazine.

June 2011

Summery Seaside Stripes published
This interchangeable brick-stitch set appears in The August 2011 issue of Making Jewellery Magazine.

March 2011

Cubed Flowers RePublished
Projects based on my Cubed Flowers Series are published in the "Stitch Workshop- Peyote Stitch" book from Kalmbach.

January 2011

Miriam Bangle Published
My Miriam Bangle is published as a project in the February/ March 2011 issue of Beadwork.

November 2010

Selected as a 2012 Beadwork Designer Of The Year
I will have 1 project available in each of the 6 Beadwork Magazine issues of 2012.

October 2010

Wrapped Pendant Project Published
My Wrapped Wire-Drop Pendant is published as a project in 100 Bracelets, Necklaces and Earrings by Interweave.

September 2010

Article published on Italian website
A small article on me and my work is published on an Italian website.

August 2010

Interview published on Bead Barmy Blog
An interview with me about my work and inspirations is published on the Bead Barmy Blog.

July 2010

Limited Edition Kits Launched
I have begun selling limited edition kits of some of my projects and technques.

October 2009

Third book published
My third book, and my first entirely authored by me, "The Compendium of Beading Techniques" is published.

July 2009

Geometric 1-9-1 wins 1st place in necklaces category of 2009 Bead Arts Awards
My necklace Geometric 1-9-1 wins 1st place in the necklaces category of the 2009 Bead Arts Awards.

April 2009

Geometric 1-8-1 reaches final of 2009 Bead Dreams
My necklace Geometric 1-8-1 reaches the final of the 2009 Bead Dreams contest.

January 2009

Eye Bead Necklace published as a project
My Eye Bead Necklace is published as a project in the Beadworkers Guild journal.

November 2008

Profiled on Spanish beading website
An interview with me appears here.

October 2008

Wirework Projects Published
3 of my wirework projects appear as projects in Easy Wire 2008. These are:
Wrapped Wire Drop Pendant
Double Loop Earrings
Spiralled Hoop Earrings

September 2008

Profiled on World Artisan Gems
An interview with me is published on World Artisan Gems.
Geometric 2.8.1 selected as a 'Judge's Favourite' in finals of 2008 FMG Contest 2008
My necklace Geometric 2.8.1 (Collar For A Rangoli Girl) is selected as a 'Judge's Favourite' in the final of the 2008 Firemountain Gems and Beads Beading Contest.

August 2008

Spiky Necklace- project re-published
A project based on my Spiky Necklace is published in the 2008 issue of Jewelry Gifts for the Holidays magazine

June 2008

Geometric 3.4.4 wins 1st place in bracelets category of Bead Arts 2008
My bracelet set Geometric 3.4.4 wins 1st place in the bracelet catgeory of the 2008 Bead Art Awards.
Geometric 2.8.1 wins 2nd place at 2008 Bead Art Awards
My necklace Geometric 2.8.1 (Collar For A Rangoli Girl) wins 2nd place in the necklace category of the 2008 Bead Art Awards.
Geometric 2.8.1 reaches finals of 2008 FMG Contest 2008
My necklace Geometric 2.8.1 (Collar For A Rangoli Girl) reaches the final of the 2008 Firemountain Gems and Beads Beading Contest.
Geometric 3.4.4 reaches finals of 2008 FMG Contest
My bracelet set Geometric 3.4.4 reaches the finals of the 2008 Firemountains Gems and Beads Beading Contest.

May 2008

Work Published In Anthology
Some of my beadwork is featured in the book "Celebrating Beadwork"

April 2008

Geometric 2-8-1 juried into final of Bead Dreams 2008
My piece Geometric 2-8-1 was selected to be in the final of the Bead Dreams 2008 contest run by Bead and Button.
Two projects published in 'Beading With Pearls'
Two of my wirework projects are published in 'Beading With Pearls' by Lark Books. These are:
Pearl swing Earrings
Caged Pearl Earrings

February 2008

Geometric 3-4-2 wins an honourable mention in 2008 Wearable Expressions
My bracelet Geometric 3-4-2 wins an honourable mention in the jewellery category of the 2008 Wearable Expressions exhibition.

January 2008

Four Seasons of Jewelry 2008
Began taking part in the Four Seasons of Jewelry hosted by the Creative Wirework Forum.

November 2007

Begin selling instructions on www.jeanpower.com
My first patterns sold on this website on 22nd November 2007.

September 2007

Pearl and Crystal Burst Brooch- Project published
My Pearl and Crystal Burst Brooch is published as a project in the Fall 2007 issue of Step By Step Wire Jewelry.

August 2007

Geometric 3-4-2 wins 1st place in Bead Art Awards- bracelets
My bracelet Geometric 3-4-2 wins 1st place in the bracelet category of the 2007 Bead Art Awards.
Geometric 3-4-1 wins 2nd place at Bead Art Awards
My bracelet Geometric 3-4-1 wins 2nd place in the bracelet category of the 2007 Bead Art Awards.
Geometric Beaded Beads win 1st place at Bead Art Awards
A set of my Geometric Beaded Beads win 1st place in the Mixed Media category of the 2007 Bead Art Awards.

June 2007

Geometric 3-4-1 juried into final of Bead Dreams 2007
My piece Geometric 3-4-1 was selected to be in the final of the Bead Dreams 2007 contest run by Bead and Button.

April 2007

Cubed Flowers- Project published
Projects based on my Cubed Flowers Series are published in the April 2007 issue of Bead and Button Magazine under the title 'Peyote Floral Bracelet'.

January 2007

Year of Jewelry
Began taking part in the 2007 Year of Jewelry run by the Creative Wire Forum.

December 2006

Star Ornament - Project Published
My Star Ornament project is published in the Bead Society of Great Britain newsletter.

November 2006

Bead Magazine launched
The first issue of Bead Magazine, of which I was editor, is published.

October 2006

'The Big Book Of Weekend Beading' published
'The Big Book Of Weekend Beading' - a book that I co-wrote with Natalie Cotgrove, Julie Smallwood and Umbreen Hafeez - is published.
Honeycomb Cubed- project published
A project based on the 3d work developed in my Honeycomb Beadwork series is published in the Oct/Nov 2006 issues of Beadwork Magazine.

September 2006

Beading In London website launched
My new website Beading In London is launched. The site is designed to be a useful resource for beaders whether you live in or around London or are planning a visit.
Designer In The Spotlight
I appear as the September 2006 Designer In The Spotlight on Bead-Patterns.com.

August 2006

'Beading For Beginners' book published
'Beading For Beginners', a book I co-wrote with Liz Thornton is published. Published under the title 'So Easy... Beading' in the US.

June 2006

Spiky Necklace- project published
A project based on my Spiky Necklace is published in the Summer 2006 issue of Step By Step Wire magazine
Cubed Cubes- project published
A project based my Cubed Cubes series published in the July/August issue of Step by Step Beads magazine. The project is a series of 'Cubed Cubes' suspended on a handmade jump ring chain.

March 2006

Star Bracelet- project published
My Star Bracelet, which was developed from an idea in my Fabulous Fringes Class, is published in Jewelry Crafts Magazine.
Wire and Bead Centrepiece- project published
My Wire and Bead Centrepiece is added to the Step by Step Wire website.

February 2006

Dagger Flowers- project published
Projects based on my Dagger Flowers series of beadwork appear in the April 2006 issue of Bead and Button Magazine under the title 'Playful Petals.

January 2006

Honeycomb Beadwork- project published
My Honeycomb Beadwork Necklace features as a project in the February/March 2006 issue of Beadwork Magazine, under the title 'Beading in Circles'

November 2005

'Fiji In My Hands' Chosen as Contest Finalist
"Fiji In My Hands", one of my bead embroidered and embellished purses, is chosen as a finalist in the Fire Mountain Gems 2005 Beading Contest.
4 Leaf Clover Chain Maille Weave
Instructions for my 4 leaf clover- chain maille weave added to Maille Artisans website.

September 2005

Four Seasons of Jewelry Blog
Began taking part in the Four Seasons of Jewelry Project. Run by the Creative Wire Jewelry Forum, this is a project to keep you being creative and creating by making, posting and writing about a new item each week. Look out for my weekly posts and see which ones turn into workshops or articles!

September 2004

Developing Peyote Bobbles- article
An article on my Peyote Bobbles series of work. Published in the September 2004 issue of the Beadworkers Guild.

August 2004

Winning entry in Focal Bead Challenge
My Herringbone Ribbon Necklace won first place in the Focal Bead Challenge run by GBUK. The challenge was voted for by members of the public who attended the Glass Beadmakers UK bead fair in Stourbridge.

June 2004

Began selling patterns and instructions
I began selling and publishing free patterns and instructions on bead-patterns.com All my patterns can also be seen or the free ones downloaded from my patterns page.
Weavers Knot- article
A short article on using a weavers knot in your beading. Published in the June 2004 issue of the Beadworkers Guild journal.

May 2004

Introduction to Beadwork Necklaces book- project published
My original Peyote Bobbles Necklace which is part of a series of work, appears on pages 43-45 of this book published by the Beadworkers Guild under the title 'Flying Saucers'.

March 2004

Using Focal Beads- article with Liz Thornton, Anne Dyer and Fran Rose
Featuring three of my necklaces and details on how I made them. See the gallery pages for two of the necklaces that featured. Published in the March 2004 issue of the Beadworkers Guild.
Glass Bead Makers UK- article
An article about glass bead making in the UK. Focusing on three different makers and their different styles. Published in the March 2004 issue of the Beadworkers Guild.

May 2002

Joined Committee of Beadworkers Guild
Until September 2004 I was active on the committee of the Beadworkers Guild. As well as being a committee member and doing the website with my partner, I wrote and taught for them. The Guild's website can be seen here.

February 2001

Began beading
After purchasing a book on beading amulet purses with a small kit I started beading.