Beading Basics Drop In Classes

Beading is a fun and creative way to relax and hang out with friends.  In fact, we highly recommend bringing a friend with you to class.  When you register for class you will get a materials list. You have the option of bringing your own beads or old jewelry to re-purpose, but you can always buy the materials the day of the class.

 
 
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Bead Stringing Basics

Make a single strand bracelet and learn:
    Design tips and techniques
    Selecting clasps and closures
    How to start and finish a project
    Simple fixes and repairs to use at home


Tuition $45 per person, per project (includes findings but not beads)
Class duration: 1.5 hours

Saturday afternoons from 1 to 3pm or by appointment during the week. Please register with us online or in person so we will be prepared for your class.

 

Beading Basics: Wire Wrapping

Earrings


In this basic class you will learn the wire wrap technique used to make earrings, dangles, pendants, and charms.  You will have time to practice your new skills before making your own masterpiece. Tuition includes findings but not beads. Additional materials will be available to purchase should you want to make more than one item.  


Tuition $35 per person, per project (includes finding, not beads)
Class duration: 1 hour

Saturday mornings from 10 - 12, or by appointment during the week. Please register with us online or in person so we will be prepared for your class.
 

 
 

Seed Beading: Peyote Stitch Bracelet

Learn the basic flat peyote stitch with increases and decreases to make a bracelet. No experience required. You will learn the stitch with large beads to start and then move on to smaller beads when you feel comfortable.  Beads are not included in the tuition.  You will receive a materials list upon registration.  

Tuition is $75, class duration 3.5 hours.

 
 
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Seed Beading: N'Deble (herringbone) Stitch Bracelet

 

Learn the basic N'dbele stitch, an African beading stitch that creates a herringbone pattern, and make a bracelet. The class No experience required. You will learn the stitch with large beads to start and then move on to smaller beads when you feel comfortable.  Beads are not included in the tuition.  You will receive a materials list upon registration.  

Tuition is $75, class duration 3.5 hours.

Seed beading classes are by appointment only.