Wan Norby hails from Indonesia. She was working in a fine jewelry store in Singapore when she met her husband. They moved to the United States over 20 years ago and Wan's passion for all things jewelry has never waned. She has been teaching classes for over 10 years and we are so lucky to have her expertise as an instructor at our sister store, Nomad Bead Merchants. Wan keeps her design philosophy simple: she makes jewelry because it's fun! You'll easily recognize her work for it's gorgeous gemstones, intricate design and seed bead weavings. She is always experimenting and trying out new techniques making each piece truly one-of-a-kind.