Featured Staff, Shay



Poco: What is your role at Poco Inspired?

Shay: I work sales and help customers in the store!


Poco: What would you say is your area of specialty is?

Shay: I know most about semi precious but I have recently been getting into seed beads/beading.


Poco: When did you first discover Poco before you started working here?

Shay: In late September I was hired and have been inspired ever since.


Poco: What first lead you in the direction of beading?

Shay: Working at Poco and seeing everyone’s creations has inspired me to create and learn more beading techniques.


Poco: What is the single most important skill you have learned and why?

Shay: Making my new set of earrings and using flat stitch technique is a skill I have developed since working here.


Poco: What are your favorite materials to use?

Shay: Beading mat has been so good to me!
I also enjoy all the many colours in seed beads, semi precious crystals and beads.


Poco: What inspires your creativity when working on a new piece?

Shay: Nature and colour inspire my creativity when starting new projects.


Poco: Is there anything you would like to add?

Shay: As a fine artist I have dabbled in many projects of many mediums and beading has definitely been my fave!