Handmade Lampwork Glass Bead Artist

Specialising in Homewares & Jewellery

I am a local Melbourne lamp work glass bead Artist. I have been making glass beads for many years and have been a student of some of the world’s best tutors including:

    • Corina Tettinger – U.S.A
    • Loren Stump – U.S.A
    • Holly Cooper – U.S.A
    • Leah Fairbanks – U.S.A
    • Anouk Jasperse – Netherlands


I use glass rods which I melt down. All of the colours and decorations on the beads are glass. I use different techniques to pull glass from different coloured glass rods and incorporate them back into each bead. Every piece is unique as with molten glass is impossible to reproduce designs exactly.

I like to make useful items with my beads which I hope you will treasure as much as I enjoy making them.

Cooks Cottage 08122014 030

My jewellery has traveled to England, Ireland, Italy, Denmark, Germany, Japan, Turkey, New Zealand, Africa Canada and the USA.

Di Glass Bead Guild sign

I will be attending the following Hand Made Markets in 2018/19

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Festival of Glass

Festival of Glass Logo Large

Christian College Sports Stadium

40 Collins Street, Drysdale 2019

Sunday 17th February – 10am to 4pm

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Williamstown craft market

Historic Commonwealth Reserve , Nelson place Williamstown

2018 Market Dates

Sunday 16th December – 10am to 4pm

2019 Market Dates

Sunday 20th January – 10am to 4pm

Sunday 17th March – 10am to 4pm

Sunday 21st April – 10am to 4pm

Sunday 19th May – 10am to 4pm

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Mansfield Art Glass Exposition – Arts Council of Mansfield Inc.

Mansfield Art Glass Exhibition Logo        Mansfield Arts Logo


“Heart Starter” Sold at this years exhibition – Thankyou

bloom’n glass wine stopper – 2017

Both are finalists in MAGE 2017

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Heart of Gold – 2015

Heart of Gold Pendant side 2 (Small)

Finalist in MAGE 2015

“Heart of Gold” Sold at this years exhibition – Thankyou

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Bloom’n Glass – 2014

Mancefield -piece

I was talked into entering one of my pieces for the first time by good friend Michael Bertoli. I was lucky enough to reach the finals and the piece sold which was even better.

The Convenor – MAGE 2014 Gilli Bruce had this to say;

“Your gorgeous pendant was the very first piece to be sold at the exhibition (and we could have sold it several times – people loved it)”

Gilli Bruce

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2 Thoughts on “Home

  1. Belinda shellen on August 24, 2018 at 6:36 am said:

    Just to let you know I got my “giveaway beads and they are lovely. Thank you soo much

  2. So Happy you like your Beads Belinda Have fun

    Cheers Di

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