Monica Fairbairn Beadcraft etc.

Medium: Jewelry
Location: Roslindale Congregational Church

Monica Fairbairn creates vibrant, colorful designs to fashion unusual necklaces made of beads from Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and Asia. Her inspiration comes from a cornucopia of materials adapted for adornment in traditional cultures, and recalls old ideas transformed into her own modern creations. 

Her work has been shown at Dedham Square Artist Guild, The Shop at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, Karenna Maraj collection, at Open Studios in Jamaica Plain, Watertown, Hyde Park, Roslindale, Cambridge, Dedham, Charlestown, and Jamaica in the West Indies. She lives in Watertown, MA.