Marcia's love for beautiful jewelry and the
desire to create her own designs brought Marcia to beads in the early
1990's. Marcia designs colorful and fun to wear jewelry and shares her
designs through teaching and writing. Remembering her own early attempts,
Marcia recognizes that everyone learns differently and so takes great care
to provide clear, concise and comprehensive instructions, graphics and text.
Her work has been published Carol Wilcox Wells’s
The Art and Elegance of Bead Weaving and Margie Deeb’s The Beaders Color
In 2008 her work was featured in Masters
Beadweaving and her urchin lariat graces the cover.
In 2009 her own book 'Marcia
DeCoster's Beaded Opulence' was published by Lark.
Marcia was one of Beadwork Magazine's
2009 'Designers of