Maria - Owner

  Maria Hutzler                                 
                                     Owner of Beads & Brushstrokes
When did you start working at Beads & Brushstrokes?
 After being a customer and teacher for Beads & Brushstrokes I decided to purchase the business from Kris when she was looking to retire in 2024.
Where are you from? How long have you lived in Charleston?
I was raised in Portsmouth, England and moved to Mount Pleasant in 1998.
What is your favorite medium for creating?
I like to create beadwork from seed beads, I also make glass beads and torch-fired enamels and have created jewelry for many years.
What is your favorite color? 
Anything Blue
What is your favorite gemstone?
What is your favorite part of working at Beads & Brushstrokes?
Creating a space where customers can relax and enjoy beading as much as I do.