Marti Brown is an internationally known instructor who has taught at Bead Fest, Bead and Button, BeadFx in Canada, the Tucson bead shows and bead stores and societies on the east coast. She has been featured in Artisan Jewelry Times and has an online video at Kalmbach’s Jewelry & Beading Store.
Marti became a professional artist and craftsman after completing her BFA in jewelry making. She has been designing jewelry for over 40 years and loves creating jewelry and teaching. Marti has worked in a variety of traditional and contemporary jewelry metals and processes. She currently works with niobium, a colorful metal, and of course beads. She is constantly looking for new sources of inspiration and has added beadweaving, Viking knit, polymer clay and PMC bead making to her techniques.