Sandy Taylor is Bead Street's Design Team Coordinator and is a long time beader, teaches nursing at CWI and has taught card making classes for many years.      She loves the new Miyuki 2-hole Tila and Czech Tile beads - probably has bought almost all the available colors - and has beaded dozens of patterns.  She has become our Tile expert and she also teaches Right Angle Weave, Peyote and Herringbone (Ndebele) classes as well.

Sue Weber retired from the Forest Service where she was a fire fighter.  She took a couple of beading classes at Bead Street and now is a full time employee and teaches beginning classes on request during the week days.

Nancy Sathre-Vogel is a school teacher, writer, motivational speaker, and home schools her twin boys.  She has traveled the world with her family on their bikes.  Read more about her and her family on http://www.familyonbikes.org/ .  She is also a very accomplished beader - having been regularly published in all the major bead magazines.  See more of her designs on 

Penny Dixon of Penelope Designs joined Bead Street in 2012.  In her mind she is a beginning beader, but she creates complex beaded jewelry pieces that we think are fabulous. She also teaches wire netting techniques. Penny also is a school teacher, home schools her boys and lives in Twin Falls, Idaho.
Penny also sells her jewelry and is currently working on a website .... http://www.penelopedesigns.net/   Check out her new blog at

Amy Bishop of AB Jewelry Designs - teaches beginning, intermediate and advanced wire working techniques. 

Ronnie Jonas teaches specialized beading projects