Marlene has been a part of the
Creative Castle team for 9 years. Marlene has been a resident of Newbury
Park for over 50 years, and graduated from Newbury Park High School in 1978.
Her interests in wirework and beading began in 2003 when her husband,
Ralph, bought her a bracelet for Christmas. After looking at it
carefully she realized this is something she could do, and started
shopping and taking classes at Creative Castle.
I want to help others start beading in the right direction,
stimulate, and put pride into their work as many teachers have done for