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Entertaining Designs By Melanie Barry 
Melanie Barry
Melanie Barry is an award winning artist and the the founder of Entertaining Designs. She is an active member of the Northern Virginia Handcrafters Guild (NVHG), Art Guild of Clifton (AGC), and Artisans United.

She founded and chairs the South Run RECenter Autumn Arts & Crafts Show. Her work is also recognized as 'arthritis-friendly' by the National Arthritis foundation and has appeared in a number of publications.

You can find Melanie's art work at Juried Art Shows, several fine gift stores, wine shops, and the Artisans United Gallery. She operates her business through her home studio in Burke, Virginia, where she lives with her husband, three children, two dogs, and a cat that thinks she's a dog! Since Melanie is a nature lover, many of her color combinations for her beaded glassware, tableware, and wine accessories are inspired by nature.

Working in the Home Studio.
​All products from Entertaining Designs are hand made by Melanie Barry in her home studio.

She has always enjoyed creating unique artwork. Currently, she loves transforming plain functional items by wire wrapping them using silver wire with colorful glass and crystal beads.  

About Entertaining Designs
Entertaining Designs provides unique high quality beaded glassware, tableware, and wine accessories. All products are beaded using wire containing real silver and glimmering glass and crystal beads.  They are machine washable and perfect for many occasions.