Sunday March 2nd , 2014
MAKE SOME EARRINGS! 2 hrs $35.00 includes materials Level: Beginner
We will start out practicing a wire wrap technique and then make 2 pairs of earrings. You can pick the style you want to make from our examples. Learning how you can use this technique to make necklaces will be an added bonus.
FIX AND TRANSFORM OLD JEWELRY 2 hrs $35.00 includes findings Level: Beginner
Do you have a few old necklaces you don’t wear or are broken? Do you have costume jewelry from relatives? Bring it all in and we’ll learn to take them apart to create something entirely new! You’ll need to go to a bead or craft store to pick up some coordinating beads but we’ll contact you to help you out. Garage sales will take on a whole new focus now that you can repurpose old jewelry.
Sunday, March 9th, 2014
WIRE WRAPPING A PENDANT 2 hrs $35.00 includes materials Level: Beginner
Have you wondered what you’re going to do with that little stone you found on vacation or want to include a crystal in your necklace that doesn’t have a hole? Learn to make a “cage” for an object with 3 pieces of wire with a loop at the top. You can personalize this cage in many ways by adding beads or do more wire wrapping. At the start of the class we’ll use a large bead with a hole so you can make pendants from almost anything.
CLEAR YOUR CHAKRAS NECKLACE 2 ½ hrs $45.00 includes materials Level: Beginner
The seven energy centers in your body are called chakras and they have different colors and gemstones that are connected with each one. While we create a unique wire pendant and necklace with gemstones we will talk about ways to keep your energy balanced and relaxed. You can use your necklace as a touch-stone to remind you to focus on being true to yourself and your energy. Take some time to reconnect with your source that is within you. Relax and create.
Sunday March 23rd, 2014
PAINT A PENDANT 3 hrs $50.00 includes materials Level: Beginner
Create a one of a kind pendant with watercolors and a specially designed paper clay piece from Artist Cathy Lawson. One of Cathy’s signature pieces is her handmade paper clay & wire pendants that she paints with Twinkling H2O water colors. We will start by playing with watercolors and making a pendant with the best part of your painting. Then you’ll pick out a “blank” pendant to paint and varnish. String a necklace with beading wire & crimp beads. You get the whole package with this class!
Sunday March 30th, 2014
MULTI STRAND NECKLACE 3 hrs $45.00 includes materials Level: Beginner
Anywhere you look in fashion you can find someone with a really cool multi strand necklace and now you can learn to make them yourself! We will make a necklace with several strands of beads and chain and you will learn some great techniques while you stretch your creative wings. We will use beading wire, crimp beads, bead caps, chain, and wire to put this beauty together.
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BRACELETS TWO WAYS FOR BEGINNERS 2hrs $35.00 includes materials
Kick start your love of beading learning two techniques that will help you make a wardrobe of jewelry! Start with a stretchy cord bracelet and we’ll make a double strand bracelet using a button as the clasp. After learning how to use crimp beads and beading wire you’ll be able to make more bracelets and necklaces.