Softflex Scraps Workshop

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Softflex Scraps Workshop

#2 – Softflex Scraps Workshop    

Instructor: Becky

$32 – Includes Materials

Doesn’t it feel great to recycle?  Save those little bits and pieces of Softflex Beading Wire and use them to make beautiful jewelry!  Becky shows you how to make gorgeous earrings, bracelets and necklaces from pieces of Softflex that might otherwise end up in the trash bin.  Basic beading skills are needed for this workshop.

Wed     2-19-14         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Thu      3-20-14         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Fri        4-25-14         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wed     5-21-14         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

 

 

Net Stitch Roll-on Bangle Bracelet

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

Net Stitch Roll-on Bangle Bracelet

#1 – Net Stitch Roll-On Bangle      

Instructor: Courtney

$25 – Materials extra

 

You are going to want to wear this elegant bangle every day and everywhere. That’s okay, you’ll probably make a dozen when you find out how fast and easy they go together!

 

Fri       2-7-14           5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri       2-21-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri       3-7-14           5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri       3-21-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Thu     4-3-14           5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Thu     4-24-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Fri       5-16-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Mon    5-19-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

 

Peyote Stitch Ring

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in Beading Classes, Classes | Comments Off

Peyote Stitch Ring

#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!

 

Tues       2-11-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       2-25-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       3-11-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       3-25-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       4-8-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       4-22-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tues       5-6-14         5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Thu        5-22-14       5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

 

 

Pearl Knotting

Posted by on Apr 20, 2012 in Beading Classes | 34 comments

Pearl Knotting

#1 – Pearl Knotting – (Traditional Pearl Knotting on Silk)
Instructor: Aurora
$35 – Materials Extra

Create a traditionally knotted pearl bracelet on silk, tying a knot between each pearl and finishing by attaching a clasp using French wire.  Then learn how to make a “floating pearl” necklace with knotted pearls and exposed silk thread, finishing with bead tips to attach a clasp.

 

Mon    3-3-14        5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Thu     5-8-14        5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

 

Basic Earrings

Posted by on Mar 1, 2012 in Classes, Wire & Glass Classes | 6 comments

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.

 

Mon    2-3-14         6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Thu    3-13-14        6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Thu    4-17-14        6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Thu    5-29-14        6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Drilling a Stone/Tapping a Stone & Attaching a Bail

Posted by on Feb 28, 2012 in Metal & Stone Classes | 126 comments

Drilling a Stone/Tapping a Stone & Attaching a Bail

#1 – Drilling a Stone/Tapping a Stone & Attaching a Bail
Instructor: Jesse
$30  – Materials. Extra

Learn how to use a drill to make a bead out of a stone (or create a bigger hole in an existing bead.) Learn to “tap” (drill part way into) a stone and attach a bail using jeweler’s epoxy. If time permits, students will be able to tap their own stones.  Students usually drill at least two stones.

 

******Please call 734-663-6800 to schedule this class******

Basic Stringing

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in Beading Classes | 4 comments

Basic Stringing

#1 – Basic Stringing

Instructor: Becky

$35 Materials Included

Learn basic stringing and finishing techniques while making both a necklace and a bracelet. There are a number of tips and methods you need to know in order to help you create jewelry designs that are, not only comfortable and aesthetically pleasing, but also well and safely made. You will learn about different stringing materials, fitting techniques as well as two (2) different methods for securing crimps.

Wed       2-26-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Thu        3-27-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Sun        4-27-14        2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Wed       5-28-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Leather Wrap Bracelet

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in Beading Classes | 2 comments

Leather Wrap Bracelet

Instructor:  Lolo

$25 – Materials Extra

Leather and beads combine to make a stylish wrap bracelet (in the mode of designer Chan Luu) in this fun class. 5 people maximum per class

 

 

 

Thu     2-27-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wed    3-19-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Tue     4-15-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Wed    5-14-14        6:00 – 8:00 p.m.