Author and beadmaker Kristal Wick's work is currently being featured in Santa Fe, Alaska, the Cayman Islands and the Virgin Islands. She was recently invited by Swarovski Crystal to design a new jewelry line. She has even designed and created jewelry for the Jimmy Buffett band backup-singers and dancers.
Kristal has been featured in several magazines including Beadmaker and Stringing and Step by Step Beads. She has also appeared on HGTV's series Crafters Coast to Coast and the PBS series Beads, Baubles & Jewels. Kristal released her first self-published book, Sassy Silky Savvy, in 2005, and her latest Interweave Press release, Fabulous Fabric Beads, has become one of the most popular beading and craft books from recent years.