Deb Mcqueen is an award winning Seed Bead Artist residing in North Pole, Alaska.
As a self-taught artist Deb has studied the beadwork and bead making styles of many cultures, both historical and current. She has mastered many bead techniques and is still learning others. Her favorite is her own style of bead embroidery. Deb’s art incorporates natural stones and objects along with semi-precious gemstones.
Using vintage, antique, and new seed beads Deb is able to create the flowing water or a wave of wind through a grassy field. The scenic natural beauty of Alaska greatly influences her art.
Deb’s art has been accepted into numerous Juried Art Exhibitions. She has received several Honorable Mentions, 3rd and 2nd place awards as well as a few of the coveted Jurors Choice Awards.
Deb’s art can currently be found at:
The Bear Gallery Gift Shop Fairbanks,