Jessica Barst is a professional jewelry designer and instructor who loves to share her favorite jewelry making techniques with students from all over the world - students just like YOU who enjoy working with their hands and feel rejuvenated by a relaxing pastime that lets you really show off your creativity!
As a freelance designer, Jessica has been drawing detailed technical drawings and designing beaded and wire jewelry for large international manufacturers since 2004. During this time, she has designed jewelry collections and exclusive styles for well-known retailers like Nordstrom, Dillard's, Macy's, JC Penney, Zales, and many more.
She currently operates a jewelry shop and a jewelry supply shop on Etsy, both under her Bespangled brand.
Jessica began JewelryTutorialHQ several years ago to share her passion for jewelry making with others and has a thriving YouTube channel with over 65,000 subscribers who enjoy learning various jewelry making techniques from her instructional videos. Jessica teaches live jewelry making classes in Dallas, Texas, as well as online e-courses on various learning platforms.
Having dedicated her entire life to designing jewelry and teaching others new techniques, Jessica she specializes in helping beginners master difficult techniques with ease.
She has spent many years perfecting her craft - join one of Jessica’s jewelry courses today and let her guide you on your own jewelry making journey!