Becky  Patellis

Becky is the owner of Naturally, a wholesale and retail company specializing in semi-precious stone jewelry to compliment the wardrobe. Her experience in jewelry design and production started in 1985, with a background in apparel. Becky started teaching at William Holland in 1997. Becky is also a regular instructor for Beads by Design, Marietta, GA., Cobb County, GA Senior Services, Cobb County, GA Gem & Mineral Society, where she serves as dealer chair for the annual gem/mineral show, and is a trustee for the society. She also teaches private and group classes in her studio. She has also taught for Beadfest, sponsored by Lapidary Journal and Step by Step magazine and has been published in Bead and Button Magazine where her Kumihimo with Beads design Simple Exchange was chosen for the Best Of 2009 hardback book. Her jewelry can be found in several galleries in Georgia and North Carolina.