Embellishments

Embellishments  – $140.00

 Thursday, April 2, 2020 | 10am-4pm

Instructor: Diane Worthington
Level: Beginner
Technique: Bead Stitching
Skills and techniques taught:  Embellishing Fabric. 

Description: 

Students will learn to embellish a piece of fabric with beads by sewing & gluing.
The finished project will be stretched on a canvas ready to hang on a wall.

You may not complete this project in class.

Kit: Choice between 2 kits 5x7 $50.00 or 10x8 $60.00 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor
Kit includes: Fabric, Stiffness, Bead Embellishments, Canvas for mounting finished project.

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring: Beading mat, light if they have them.

HandStamp Your Heart out

Handstamp Your Art Out – $100.00

Saturday, April 4, 2020 | 10am-1pm

Instructor: Amanda Leonhart
Level: Beginner
Technique: Stamping
Skills and techniques taught: Hand stamping on metal, cold connection to leather

Description:

In this class you will learn basic and handy tips to hand stamp on metals and create a piece personal to you. By the end of class, you will have an understanding of the tools and tricks needed to hand stamp, shape, and texture your metal blank and cold connect it to a leather bracelet. Students will complete a bracelet by the end of the class.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $11 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class.
Kit includes: Choice of metal for blank-copper or Aluminum, leather bracelet with magnetic clasp, wire.

Skills Required:
Ability to hold a stamp, hit a stamp with a hammer and see smaller font.

Materials You are Required to Bring: Flush cutters, Flashlight needed for better personal viewing.

Kumihimo Beaded Hematite Fan Flower Necklace

Kumihimo Beaded Hematite Fan Flower Necklace

Kumihimo Beaded Hematite Fan Flower Necklace – $80.00

Thursday, April 2, 2020 | 5pm-7pm

Instructor: Yin Guang
Level: All Levels.

Technique: Kumihimo

Skills and techniques taught: Kusari Tsunagi Braid on Foam Disk

Description:

String beads and charms and a set of hematite fan to cords; braid and transform them into necklace

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $39.00 – This cost is in addition to the class fee, to be paid to instructor in class
Kit includes: Cords, glass pearl, long magatama beads, bead cap, wire clasp, instruction and small foam disk

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

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.

Orion:s Belt

Orion:s Belt – $100.00

Friday, April 3, 2020 | 3pm-6pm

Instructor: Patricia Parker
Level: All Levels
Technique: Bead Weaving
Skills and techniques taught: building components using multi hole beads

Description:

Use beaded components to create this stunning bracelet. Learn a rivoli wrap that uses two hole beads to create a secure bezel wrap. The design is based on the same formula employed in the instructors book on multi hole beads, Colorful Components by Patricia Parker.
The techniques learned in class are applicable to other multi-hole bead designs. Some components will be finished in class and instruction will be given in finishing techniques.

You will not 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:
Swarovski 12mm rivoli Sizes 8 and 11 seed beads
Infinity beads Disc Duo beads Clasp, thread, needle

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None.