Forging Wire Shapes

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Forging Wire Shapes

#1 – Forging Wire Shapes
Instructor: Lolo
$25 – Materials Extra

First, use wire to make a variety of shapes such as spirals, stars, hearts, embellished circles and squares…really anything your mind can imagine and your fingers can create.  Next, learn how to hammer-harden them into jewelry components.  Finally, explore ways to combine your components to make necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. We will cover different kinds of wires, gauges, tools, and techniques.

 

Wed    04-29-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wed    05-20-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Thu      06-18-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wed    07-29-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wire and Bead Rings

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#1 – Wire and Bead Rings
Instructor:  Aurora
$25 – Materials Extra

Wire and bead rings are fun and easy to make. Use one or several beads and wire to make an assortment of beautiful rings.

 

We will schedule this class for you by appointment…please call us at 734-663-6800.

Bead Embroidery

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Bead Embroidery

#1– Bead Embroidery

Instructor: Courtney

$20 per Hour – Materials Extra

Learn the beautiful art of embroidering with beads! Using seed beads, cabochons, and other components, you will learn how to create stunning necklaces, bracelets, rings, or even purses that are one of a kind!

Five (5) Hours minimum:  Can be done over multiple classes or in a single session.

This is a private, “one-on-one” class (one student/one teacher.)  Please call us at the store (734-663-6800) to schedule your class.

 

Softflex© Scraps Workshop

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Softflex© Scraps Workshop

#1 – Softflex© Scraps Workshop

Instructor: Becky

$35 – Includes Materials

Don’t you love to recycle?  Save those little bits and pieces of Softflex© Beading Wire!  You can use them to make beautiful jewelry!  Becky shows you how to make beautiful earrings, bracelets and necklaces from pieces of Softflex© that might otherwise end up in the trash bin.

 

We will schedule this class for you by appointment…please call us at 734-663-6800.

Net Stitch Roll-on Bangle

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in Beading Classes, Classes | 0 comments

Net Stitch Roll-on Bangle

#1 – Net Stitch Roll-On Bangle      

Instructor: Courtney

$25 – Materials extra

Feeling intimidated by bead weaving? Fear no more, for net-stitch is among the faster and simpler stitches, making this class the perfect introduction into the wonderful world of bead weaving.

 

Wed    04-15-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri        05-08-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tue      06-23-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Peyote Stitch Rings

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Peyote Stitch Rings

#1 – Peyote Stitch Rings

Instructor: Courtney

$25 –  materials extra

Pretty and comfortable, these adorable rings are a great way to learn (or refresh your knowledge of) peyote stitch. Combine colors to create one-of-a-kind rings that go together amazingly quick!

 

Mon    04-20-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri        05-29-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Wed    06-10-15          5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fun With Earwires

Posted by on Apr 20, 2012 in Classes, Wire & Glass Classes | Comments Off on Fun With Earwires

Fun With Earwires

#1 – Fun With Earwires
Instructor: Aurora
$25 – Materials Extra

Learn how to make beautiful ear wires and a simple gallery wrap. Aurora will teach you to make classic ear wires as well as a pair of modern contoured ear wires that can be embellished simply or dramatically.  You will make four (4) pairs of earrings in all.

Tue      05-12-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Pearl Knotting

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Pearl Knotting

#1 –Pearl Knotting 
Instructor: Aurora
$25 – Materials Extra

Learn to create a traditionally knotted-on-silk pearl necklace, tying a knot between each pearl and finishing with bead tips to attach a clasp.

 

Tue      04-14-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Tue      06-16-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wire Wrapped Stone

Posted by on Mar 1, 2012 in Classes, Wire & Glass Classes | 0 comments

Wire Wrapped Stone

#1 – Free-Form Wire Wrapped Stone
Instructor: Jesse
$25 – Materials Extra

Start by wire wrapping a shark’s tooth, then proceed to wire wrapping a stone. You will wrap at least two or three stones, depending on how quickly the class moves along.

Tue      05-19-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Basic Earrings

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Basic Earrings

#1 – Basic Earrings
Instructor: Aurora
$35 – Materials Included

Learn the basics of earring construction and design.  You will make 3 pairs of earrings while learning how to create a perfect gallery wrap, how to dangle a bead from a chain and how to attach a top-drilled (briolette) bead.

 

 

Tue      04-28-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.                     

Tue      06-02-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.         

Tue      07-28-15          6:00 – 8:00 p.m.