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The original Conetastic™ is available for purchase in my Store and in local bead and craft shops.

The new Inverted and Hourglass Mandrel Set will allow this tool to work even harder for you. For a limited time, the set is being sold exclusively by JTV.

Personal Instruction & Events

With Kim Prentiss on JTV

With Kim Prentiss on JTV's Jewel School demonstrating Conetastic™ and more...

International Society of Glass Beadmakers

In July, I will be giving classes for the first time at the annual Gathering of the International Society of Glass Beadmakers in Alburqueque - see details on my calendar.

Play Misty for Me


Lush Garden Necklaces display a palette of colors, textures, and shapes using vintage or contemporary themes.

View several of my other original creations on my design page and in the Gallery of Designs on the Fire Mountain Gems and Beads website.

Beads, Baubles and Jewels Comeo

Video Instruction

My video on Wire Coiling with Conetastic™ will be airing this season as part of the Beads, Baubles and Jewels TV series. These weekly PBS shows will be broadcast in selected areas - visit the BBJ website for local stations and times. View a preview of the show now.

You can view my instructional tutorials on the Fire Mountain Gems website - just click any topic below:

Coiled Bangle Bracelets


My easy assembly kits are for all levels of jewelry-makers. Kits include instructions and all necessary components.

The instructions for Coiled Bangle Bracelets allow you to use your own Sterllng Silver or colored copper wires and... more