Janice Peacock Artist and Author

Janice Peacock Artist and Author


About Janice


Janice is an author and artist living in the San Francisco Bay Area. She writes the Glass Bead Mystery Series, which are humorous craft-oriented mystery novels set in Seattle.  She is also an award-winning glass artist who has been creating handmade glass beads, jewelry, and sand cast glass sculptures 

since 1992.


Glass Bead Mysteries


The Glass Bead Mystery Series includes High Strung, A Bead in the Hand, Be Still My Beading Heart, Off the Beadin' Path, and To Bead or Not to Bead. These humorous murder mysteries feature glass beadmaker Jax O'Connell,  a cast of quirky characters, fun beading details, a catnip-addicted cat, and a little bit of  romance.

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Beads, Jewelry & Sculpture


Janice creates lampworked glass beads using a torch and colorful glass from Italy. She designs and assembles jewelry from her handmade beads. These pieces are one-of-kind wearable glass art.  Janice also makes large sand-casted glass sculptures that have a similar style to her smaller works. 

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