Kumihimo braiding class Aug 18, 10:30am

Kumihimo Braiding Class: Students will learn Kumihimo, a fun and easy Japanese braiding technique using silk, rat-tail, or yarn. Once familiar with the process, you may choose to incorporate seed beads. We will explore different options for finishing your piece and how to incorporate charms or a pendant. Take advantage of this quick and versatile [...]

August 18th, 2018|

Private Ladies Party Aug 9, 4:30pm

Your private ladies party can be held at The Twisted Bead. Gather some friends, brings some snacks and beverages and make some jewelry that you can keep for yourself or give away as a gift to someone special. Make a traditional beaded bracelet with a clasp or the favorite stretchy bracelet.  Other good instructional techniques [...]

August 9th, 2018|

Basic Wire Wrapping Class Aug 1, 10:30am

Basic Wire Wrapping Class: In this introductory wire wrapping class, we will cover the basic fundamentals of wire wrapping objects without a hole. Learn everything you need to make the right decisions about which wire to use for your project. Class includes an overview of wire gauge, characteristics and tools needed to wrap your new [...]

August 1st, 2018|

Peyote Stitch on Carrier Beads July 28, 10:30am

If you are a stitching fan of Jill Wiseman, you will know that Carrier Beads are "all the rage" right now. In this bead weaving class you will learn how to make the peyote stitch strips to cover the carrier beads. You will learn how to read a chart and maybe even create your own [...]

July 28th, 2018|

Illuminate Annapolis July 14, 11-6

July 14th, 2018|

We will be closed 4th of July

   

July 4th, 2018|

Illusion Necklace Class, June 20, 1:30pm

Illusion Necklace Class: Students will create a unique, one-of-a kind, 3 strand illusion necklace using a mono-filament without the use of crimps. Select from a wide range of light-weight materials. This is a great class for learning the design principles and using up those odd pierces in your stash. Please arrive at least 20 - [...]

June 20th, 2018|

PMC Precious Metal Clay Basic Class June 16, 9am

Precious Metal Clay (PMC) class with Guest instructor Barbara Hance.  Curious about Metal Clay? This class is designed to offer basic instruction in metal clay techniques.  Roll, cut and texture your own unique pendant.  Your piece will be kiln fired during your lunch break.  Tumble for a high shine and add a patina, if desired.   [...]

June 16th, 2018|

Private Birthday Party – Birthday Parties are happy at The Twisted Bead!

Celebrate your Birthday at The Twisted Bead! We can customize your birthday party for most any age group and size. Guests will create their own project depending on your budget, age group, and size of group. Our studio is large enough to accommodate up to 20 people. You are welcome to bring cupcakes, beverages, balloons [...]

June 15th, 2018|

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Class June 2, 10:30a

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Class: We learned The Omega Bail pendant wrap from Char Jorgensen and with her permission are able to offer this advanced wire wrapping class. Choose from one of our 40mm cabochons and sterling silver or solid copper wire, and learn how to do this hidden-end bail wrap.   Pre-requisite: Basic Wire Wrapping class [...]

June 2nd, 2018|

We are still adding items, but our online store is up and running! Please call if the item you're looking for is not online, or if you have any questions. Dismiss