MAKE AND TAKE CLASSES

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Using Rhinestones in Chain Maille – Free

Fri, Sat & Sun, April 5-7, 2019 | All Day

Instructor: Mary Soucy
Level: Novice
Technique: Chain Maille
Skills and techniques taught: Open/close jump rings, link jump rings together, mount rhinestones onto jump rings

Project length: 20 minutes to 1 hour

Description:
If you’ve never tried chain maille this is your opportunity to give it a try. Learn to open and close jump rings properly and how to incorporate rhinestone montee beads into a simple chain maille pattern

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $6.00 – $10.00

Skills Required:
You should be able to see small items.

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Guitar String Bangle Trio – $25

Fri, Sat & Sun, April 5-7, 2019 | from 11am to 1pm

Instructor: Diane Worthington
Level: Beginner
Technique: Wirework
Skills and techniques taught: Basic wireworking

Project length: 2 Hours

Description:
Learn how to turn a guitar string into a unique bangle bracelet. Embellish with a bead or a piece of Sea glass. Three bangles will be completed in class.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $10.00
Kit includes: Guitar strings, wire, beads & glass pieces. Tools will be available for use in class.

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Make Your Own Lampwork Bead in 30 Minutes! – $20

Fri, Sat & Sun, April 5-7, 2019 | 1:30pm onwards

Come to  the 2 Bead Sisters booth for this Make & Take class.

Instructor: Diane Worthington
Level: Beginner – Must be 18 or older. 
Technique: Lampworking
Skills and techniques taught: Basic bead making

Project length: 30 minutes

Description: Ever wonder how Lampwork beads are made? Here’s your chance to make your own. Working on a Hot Head torch, you will melt glass and form your own bead. An instructor will be by your side while you work. Your bead will then go through an annealing process, and will be mailed to you approximately one week after the show.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: Free (included in class price)
Kit includes: Making a bead and mailing costs.

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Free Form Herringbone Bracelet

(Must buy kit to take this class)

Saturday April 6, 2019 | 2pm
Sunday April 7, 2019 | 1pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Beginner 
Technique: Bead Stitching, Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Embellishing your seed bead work with stones, designing free form beadwork

Project length: 1 hour

Description:
Discover free form herringbone with this gemstone embellished project. Each bracelet will be a one of a kind piece. Semi-precious beads will vary. Let your imagination wander as you create this organic design. Stitches include herringbone and peyote

You WILL NOT complete this project in class.

Kit: $25.00
Kit includes: Sizes 8, 11 and 15 seed beads, accent beads, thread and toggle clasp.

Skills Required:
Should have a working knowledge of herringbone and peyote stitches.

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Pick A Clover

(Must buy kit to take this class)

Saturday April 6, 2019 | 12 noon

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Beginner 
Technique: Bead Stitching, Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Embellishing your seed bead work with stones, designing free form beadwork

Project length: 1 hour

Description:
Use seed beads to make a lucky charm. These clovers are made using either brick stitch or peyote. They can be used as embellishment in bead embroidery, or used as charms or earrings.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $10.00
Kit includes: Sizes 11 and 15 seed beads, thread and findings.

Skills Required:
Should have a working knowledge of herringbone and peyote stitches.

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Butterfly

(Must buy kit to take this class)

Saturday April 6, 2019 | 4pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Beginner 
Technique: Bead Stitching, Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Embellishing your seed bead work with stones, designing free form beadwork

Project length: 1 hour

Description:
Use seed beads to make a butterfly. This project is made using peyote stitch. They can be used as embellishment in bead embroidery, or used as charms or earrings.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $10.00
Kit includes: Sizes 8,  11 and 15 seed beads, thread and findings.

Skills Required:
Should have a working knowledge of herringbone and peyote stitches.

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Berry Earrings

(Must buy kit to take this class)

Saturday April 6, 2019 | 11am
Sunday April 7, 2019 | 3pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Beginner 
Technique: Bead Stitching, Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Embellishing your seed bead work. Learn diagonal peyote.

Project length: 1 hour

Description:
These cute earrings are made with delica and seed beads and feature Swarovski crystal pearl berries. You will learn how to make a diagonal peyote leaf.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $12.00
Kit includes: Sizes 8, 11 and 15 seed beads, Swarovski crystal pearls, thread and findings.

Skills Required:
Should have a basic knowledge of peyote stitch

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

No payments in advance.  No appointment necessary. Just come to the Make & Take area, select your class and start your project. Pay to the teacher in class.  

Beaded Flower

(Must buy kit to take this class)

Sunday April 7, 2019 | 11am

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Intermediate 
Technique: Bead Stitching, Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Learn the basics of bead weaving flowers.

Project length: 1 hour

Description:
This flower is made with brick stitch. It can be used to embellish bead embroidery or as a pendant.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $10.00
Kit includes: Sizes 8, 11 and 15 seed beads, thread.

Skills Required:
Should have a basic knowledge of brick stitch

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None