Gretchen

I joined the Fusion team in the summer of 2011 and couldn’t be happier here! My first lesson in jewelry-making was at Grandpa Burt’s basement workbench. From him I learned how to swing a hammer and my geologist father taught me to appreciate all things stone and sparkly. As a result, I enjoy working with pearls and gemstones, like in the Peace Jade and combining earthy stones with whimsical findings like in our Through the Woods Bracelet. In my time at Fusion I’ve added a whole new set of skills to my jewelry-making repertoire! I especially love applying my experience in fiber arts to beading, so bead crochet and beading on a loom have become some of my favorite techniques! As a native of St. Louis, MO, I do miss having four distinct seasons in a year but have fallen in love with the misty shores of the Pacific Northwest. And since moving here in 2002 to attend University of Puget Sound I’ve learned the value of perfectly brewed coffee and waterproof boots. I have a strong creative drive. When I’m not making jewelry, I’m usually hard at work sewing, knitting, or otherwise making a crafty mess. I also work as an independent costumer and particularly enjoy working with Seattle aerialists to make fanciful circus creatures.
Size 12 Tulip Beading Needles

47.5 mm.35 mm

Sold By: 2 pieces

TL2837

$9.80
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Dragon Green Polyester Soutache Cord

Sold By: 3 yard card

SM5479

Quantity
Price
1 – 9$2.64
10 – 19$2.44
20 +$2.23
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17x11mm Sterling Silver Beetle Charm by Amoracast

17 mm11 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

SS8658

Quantity
Price
1 – 4$4.89
5 – 9$4.50
10 +$4.11
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18x14mm Natural Brass Filigree Y Link by Vintaj

18 mm14 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

NB0239

Quantity
Price
1 – 9$1.99
10 – 19$1.83
20 +$1.67
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13mm Natural Brass Acorn Bead Cap by Vintaj

5 mm13 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

NB0553

Quantity
Price
1 – 14$1.17
15 – 29$1.08
30 +$0.98
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9mm Antique Silver Plated Pewter Leaf Bead Cap by Nunn Design

9 mm9 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

BM1117

Quantity
Price
1 – 14$1.14
15 – 29$1.05
30 +$0.96
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31x22.5mm Antique Silver Plated Pewter Ornate Oval Adjustable Bezel Ring by Nunn Design

31 mm22.5 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

PE3247

Quantity
Price
1 – 2$9.38
3 – 5$8.63
6 +$7.88
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26x19mm Antique Copper Plated Pewter Seal Crest Bezel Pendant by Nunn Design

26 mm19 mm

Sold By: 1 piece

PE3255

Quantity
Price
1 – 2$5.63
3 – 5$5.18
6 +$4.73
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22x20mm Antique Silver Plated Pewter Mini Round Bezel Pendant by Nunn Design

Sold By: 1 piece

PE2375

Quantity
Price
1 – 5$3.44
6 – 11$3.16
12 +$2.89
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Metallics Crystal Clay Multi Pack

Sold By: 100 grams

CR0768

$24.95
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