|INTRODUCTORY CLASS: STRINGING|
|Learn to design and make your own necklace or bracelet. This class will introduce you to all the different types of stringing materials and tools as well as how to attach a clasp. You will design and make one bracelet in the class using semi precious stones. Absolutely no experience necessary. Instructors: Staff. 2 hours; $40 (includes all materials.)|
|Thu Aug 13|| 11:00 AM || Wed Sep 9|| 11:00 AM|
|Mon Aug 17|| 11:00 AM || Sat Sep 12|| 11:00 AM|
|Sun Aug 23|| 12:00 PM || Thu Sep 17|| 11:00 AM|
|Tue Sep 1|| 11:00 AM || Thu Sep 24|| 11:00 AM|
|Sun Sep 6|| 12:00 PM || || |
|INTRODUCTORY CLASS: WIRE WRAPPING|
|In this class you will design and make a pair of dangling earrings (either 2-drop or 3-drop) using semi precious stones. You will learn how to select the best wire for your project and two approaches to attaching beads so they dangle from your piece. No pre-requisites or experience is necessary to take this class, but we suggest that you take Introduction to Stringing first. Instructors: Staff. 2 hours; $40(includes all materials.)
|Wed Aug 26|| 11:00 AM || Mon Sep 14|| 11:00 AM|
|Mon Aug 31|| 11:00 AM || Sun Sep 20|| 12:00 PM|
|Fri Sep 4|| 11:00 AM || || |
|Fri Sep 11|| 11:00 AM || || |
|INTRODUCTORY CLASS: KNOTTING WITH SILK|
|Knotting not only protects delicate beads, but the knots can be used as a design element; knotting with leather is especially popular today. In this class you will make a 'tin cup' style necklace with large fresh water pearls, Swarovski bicones, and a sterling silver clasp. Instructors: Staff. 2 hours; $45(includes all materials).|
|Fri Aug 21|| 11:00 AM || || |
|Wed Sep 30|| 11:00 AM || || |
|FREE STRETCHY DEMO CLASS!|
|Curious about how to make an elastic bracelet last? Come to this FREE class to learn everything you've ever wanted to know about strong stretchy bracelets! You won't make a project in this class, but you'll gain all the knowledge required to make beautiful, quality stretchy bracelets for years to come. Stay after to practice your new skills if you like. Bring a friend! Approx. 20 minutes. Taught by Kim.|
|Sat Aug 29|| 3:00 PM || || |
|Sat Sep 12|| 3:00 PM || || |
|OMBRE CASCADE EARRINGS|
|We’ve updated the basic boho fringe earrings to include the ombre trend popping up everywhere! You can follow our colors or pick your own to make your very own pair of swingy, flirty, colorful earrings. We think you’ll find this so easy and fun to do, you might even make yourself a pair for each season! This class is great for beginners. 1.5-2hrs. $35. Materials included.|
|MACRAME WITH LINKS|
|A modern twist on a classic stitch! In this class you will learn how to use a basic macramé knot to complement a focal link piece. We've jazzed up the slider clasp as well, so you can make this simple bracelet fit anyone with ease. Beads staff. 90 minutes. $35 (Includes knotting cord in your choice of color.)
|MASK MATES WORKSHOP|
|Wearing a face mask is now the norm, so why not also make them convenient & fashionable? Join this 30 minute workshop and create one of your own! Includes all materials needed (except the mask), with your choice of any strand of Chinese crystal. Taught by staff. $25. Enroll in this class and receive a $15 discount on enrollment in our Introduction to Stringing class.|
|Mon Aug 10|| 12:00 PM || || |
|Tue Aug 11|| 12:00 PM || || |
|Tue Aug 18|| 12:00 PM || || |
|Sat Aug 29|| 12:00 PM || || |
|PHOENIX FEATHER EARRING WORKSHOP|
|Got 20 minutes to spare? Want to go back to work after your lunch break with a funky new pair of earrings? Have little to no experience beading? Then this workshop is perfect for you! The hardest part of this class is picking out your colors! Using leather and a few seed beads you can easily whip up a pair of these feather inspired earrings. Beginner level, anyone can make these! $20, includes materials.|
|CHERRY BLOSSOM BRACELET|
|"Inspired by the cherry tree in my front yard, Cherry Blossom Bracelet is a fun project that works up quickly and looks beautiful." This class will be taught online on ZOOM. Prerequisite: must know herringbone stitch. $40 plus materials. All materials available for purchase at Bead Everything. A list will be provided upon paid registration. Zoom link will be emailed the day before class.|
|SLIDING STARFISH BRACELET|
|A VALERIE FELCETTO EXCLUSIVE! Valerie is back to teach another one of her stunning creations! Join us for this adorable and fun project where we will learn to bezel a rivoli as a star! These beaded components will slide up & down your bracelet for a whimsical beachy effect. For Intermediate level beaders. Prerequisite: must be proficient in herringbone and peyote. HOMEWORK REQUIRED PRIOR TO CLASS-- call store for details & materials list (provided upon paid registration). 4 hours. $60 plus materials.|
|CRYSTAL WALTZ BRACELET|
|Circles of Crystal in a 1,2,3 pattern. The 3d look is alternated with an openwork connecting pattern of sparkle. A real showstopper. Too much bling? Make a single strand or replace the crystals with your choice of beads. Taught by Marianne Olbermann with permission of designer Monique de Boer. This is an advanced beginner class. 3hrs. $55 plus materials. 20% off swarovski crystals purchased for this class.|
|Enhance your gems by hugging them in circles of wire. This is a beginner friendly class and the bracelet will be finished in class. Choose round beads – pearls, gemstones or glass; they all turn out beautifully. Created and taught by Marianne Olbermann. 2hrs. $50 plus materials.|
|DOUBLE COIN BRACELET|
|This knot in the shape of overlapping coins is a Chinese symbol of prosperity. A series of these knots lends itself to a trendy, contemporary look when woven with leather. The sample is done with 3 colors of leather and embellished with beads. It can be done with 1 or 2 strands for a smaller, daintier look. No experience necessary- only prerequisite is patience! Created and taught by Marianne Olbermann. 2hrs. $50 plus materials.|
|Spring is here and what better way to celebrate the new season than to make yourself some new eye candy for your wrist. Learn to bezel Rivoli's using 2-hole bars, seed beads, bicones and round beads and encase round beads with seed beads and bicones that will then be connected between the Rivoli's leaving you with an eye-catching bracelet. Ideal for the advanced beginner/intermediate beadweaver. Created and guest instructed by Carmelina Calabrese. 3hrs. $60 plus materials.|
|This Victorian inspired necklace with a modern twist will dress up any outfit. You will learn a new way to bezel a lunasoft cabochon using right angle weave and modified right angle weave. Appropriate for intermediate level beaders. *Must be proficient in Right Angle Weave. Designed & taught by Carmelina Calabrese. $60. Allow 4 hours.|
|DECO SUNBURST EARRINGS|
|Jazz up your wardrobe with some fun, swanky style! These earrings are fun to make, and you can dress them up for a hot night out, or play it casual for every day. Prerequisite: must be proficient in circular brick stitch. Taught by Sandra Dellano. 2 hours, $35 plus materials.|
To register for any class, you must call to pre-pay and check availability:
. We don't take reservations via email or from the
website because the attendance books are kept at the front desk, and only prepaid reservations are recorded.
So please telephone during store hours to sign up for any class.
ALL CLASSES MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED AND PRE-PAID
- Advanced registration and full deposit are required for any class.
- Space is limited and reservations will not be held without payment
- Anyone 14 years of age or older may register for a class.
- No refunds or transfers for no-shows or for cancellations made less
than 3 days in advance of your class.
- We reserve the right to cancel any class, in which case we will issue full refunds.
- Use of tools is included.
- We reserve the right to substitute comparable beads and
components in class project kits based on availability of materials.
Materials for classes will always be available for purchase on the day of the class.
When attending a class with us, we kindly request that you support our shop by not using beads purchased elsewhere.