About Marcia Decoster

Marcia Decoster

Marcia Decoster

Her love for beautiful jewelry and a life long passion to create brought Marcia to beads in the 1990’s. Early years were spent building fundamental skills and found her gravitating to right angle weave in much of her work.

Marcia lives with her husband Mark in their San Diego Art Deco. Mark’s encouragement led Marcia to pursue her career as a fulltime bead artist.

Alongside design work Marcia makes time to write, teach and share the joy of beads with friends worldwide.

Her work has been published in Carol Wilcox Wells the Art and Elegance of Beadweaving and she was a showcased artist in Masters:Beadweaving. Marcia was a Beadwork magazine‘Designer of the and was recognized as one of Bead and Button Show’s Top Ten Teachers.. Marcia is the author of Marcia DeCoster’s Beaded Opulence, second in a series of Beadweaving Master Class Books published by Lark Books. Beads in Motion, another Lark publication was released in 2013.