She went out and bought some polymer clay and loved the results she got when mixing the clay. She started making her own polymer clay jewelry and, as it is with a lot of us polymer clay artists, friends started asking her how much for her pieces.
Joan has a shop on Art Fire Just Jewels by Joan
And she can be found on Face Book .
She is also a member of the Polymer Clay Smooshers Guild on Art Fire.
I've included some of her pieces that I love.
Swirl Bead Necklace by Just Jewelsby Joan
She does more than work in polymer clay. Here is one of her pieces using Seed bead, Crystal and Pearl Beaded Bracelet