Patty McCourt is a professional bead artist, designer, tutor, consultant and owner of BeadbyBead based in Nottingham (U.K).
She lives in this city with her husband Bill and her lovely two daughters, Katerina and Stephanie.
Patty lectures, demonstrates and runs beading classes widely nationally and internationally ; creates designs for journals and magazines ; travels around the UK and the world trying to learn more about the fascinating world of beads.
She has exhibited her work in the UK and continues to be fascinated with beads and the beautiful pieces you can create with them and likes to take part in competitions and challenges to get her creativity and ideas flowing.
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