Terry was born in Phoenix, but has lived in the Colorado mountains since 1974, in Idaho Springs from 1982 till 2010, and now resides in Lawson, Colorado. She is of Navajo descent and has been making jewelry off and on since 1972. She started Thunderbird Creations in 1995 and has been selling locally and off her website since 1998. She specializes in turquoise and silver, but works with many different gemstones.
All jewelry is made of genuine stones and sterling silver and/or 12K gold filled beads. She makes most of the clasps, earring wires, and wire wrapping herself. If you dont find something you like, we can direct you to her website.