Flower Bouquet

Flower Bouquet – $100.00

Saturday, April 4, 2020 | 12pm-3pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Intermediate
Technique: Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Diagonal peyote, assembling components

Description:
This popular design features two different types of beaded flowers and two kinds of leaves. Many stitches are used in an introductory manner that is welcoming to advanced bead weaving students wishing to explore more techniques. Stitches include herringbone, brick, right angle weave, fringe and peyote. You will make a berry cluster, two kinds of flowers and leaves to create a pair of earrings.
Project will not be finished in class. This is an intermediate project that is suitable for an adventurous beginner. Class length- 3-4 hours
Each flower is a finished component that can be used in other designs. Requires some ability to work with “fiddly” beadwork. The finished earrings are 3” long.

You Will Not complete this project in class.

Kit: $24 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class.

Kit includes:
sizes 8, 11, delica and 15 seed beads
Swarovski Glass pearls
Jump rings and ear wires, thread

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None.

Candied Flower

Candied Flower – $100.00

Friday, April 3, 2020 | 12pm-3pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: Intermediate
Technique: Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: Peyote bezel wrap, make flower petals

Description:
This versatile design can be created in multiple colorways, in any or all variations. The bracelet band combines candy and cushion beads while the floral center is made with delica bead petals surrounding a cushion bead bezelled with 11/0, 15/0 and delica beads. Bracelet with floral center and skittles band- wrap five cushion beads, add delica bead petal embellishment to one of the wrapped beads, and connect the bracelet together using candy beads. Skittles band- wrap six to seven cushion beads and connect them together using candy beads.
Floral pendant- wrap a single cushion bead and embellish it with delica bead petals, add a bail. Can be worn as a pendant, or make two for a pair of statement earrings. Also demonstrated will be more variations on assembled jewelry using the same components learned in class (necklace and earrings) In this class you will learn how to create a secure bezel that can be used with to wrap rivolis, stone cabochons or
beads. The bezelled component will be used as a starting point from which you will create both the flower and the band.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $45 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class.

Kit includes:
8 mm two hole candy beads ,14 mm cushion beads (5 pieces),4vgrams of delicas in (matte) silver
lined color
2 grams each of delica in TWO similiar (to matte s/l) colors 2 grams of delica duracoat gold
DB1832 4 grams of Toho 15/0 gold permafinish color 557
4 grams of Toho 11/0 gold permafinish color 557
2 grams of Toho 11/0 in matching (to cushion bead) color

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None.

Solar Flare Pendant

Solar Flare Pendant – $80.00

Sunday, April 5, 2020 | 2pm-4pm

Instructor: Michelle Brennan

Level: Intermediate
Technique: Chain Maille

Skills and techniques taught: working with square wire rings to create a structural pendant.

Description:

Using square wire anodized aluminum jump rings (many colors to choose from). Students will create a beautiful chain maille pendant.

You will complete this project in class.

Kit: $20 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class
Kit includes:
 Various colors of square wire anodized Aluminum Jump Rings. Stainless Steel Clasps

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

Wavelength Chainmaille Bracelet

Wavelength Chainmaille Bracelet – $100.00

Sunday, April 5, 2020 | 10am-1pm

Instructor: Michelle Brennan

Level: Intermediate

Technique: Chain Maille 

Skills and techniques taught: A new Chain Maille pattern 

Description: A stunning chain maille bracelet that features a wave of colors

You might complete this project in class.

Kit: $20 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class

Kit includes:  Square anodized aluminum jump rings, Swarovski bicones (many colors to choose from), Stainless steel clasps.

Skills Required: None

Materials You are Required to Bring: None

In Full Bloom

In Full Bloom – $100.00

Friday, April 3, 2020 | 10am-1pm

Instructor: Michelle Brennan

Level: Intermediate

Technique: Chain Maille

Skills and techniques taught: Incorporating a swarovski rivoli and EPDM rubber rings into a chainmaille pendant.

Description: Create a stunning pendant featuring a Swarovski Rivoli and your choice of various EPDM rubber and anodized aluminum jump rings. The finished pendat measures approximately 2″ in diameter.

You will complete this project in class.

Kit: $30 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class

Kit includes: Various colors of Aluminum Jump Rings. Stainless Steel Clasps

Skills Required: None

Materials You are Required to Bring: None