Basic Wire Wrapping Class Nov 14, 11am

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 [...]

November 14th, 2018|

Vintaj Metal Embossing Class Nov 10, 1pm

Vintaj Metal Class: Join us in the fun class manipulating metal. Using the Vintaj Big Kick you will emboss or etch your metal. Make components to create a bracelet, necklace or earrings. Punch holes, add a patina, connect and away you go. Great class for beginner metal workers – instant gratification!! Class Fee: $30 + [...]

November 10th, 2018|

Kumihimo Braiding with beads, Oct 29, 11:00

Kumihimo Braiding with beads: Love basic Kumihimo? Bring your technique to the next level by adding beads. In this class, students will learn how to add beads to their Kumihimo braid using S-LON beading cord and size 8 seed beads. Finish with end caps and a clasp of your choice. Once you get this basic [...]

October 29th, 2018|

Earrings Class: Loop & Wrap, Oct 24, 10:30am

Earrings Class: In our earrings class you will use chain nose pliers, round nose pliers and wire cutters to create one pair of cluster, or 3 pairs of drop earrings while learning the loop-and-wrap technique. This technique may also be used to make pendants, bracelets, necklaces, dangles and much more. This is THE class to [...]

October 24th, 2018|

Illuminate Frederick Oct 20, 11-6

E X P L O R E aisles filled with practitioners & vendors to sample a range of holistic services. I N D U L G E in mini-sessions of modern and ancient modalities to enhance your sense of well-being. C O N N E C T with experienced and respected holistic practitioners. F I N D unique, beautiful [...]

October 20th, 2018|

Basic Beading Class Oct 13, 1:30pm

Basic Beading Class: While creating a professionally finished bracelet, students will receive an overview of the basic tools, findings, design techniques, and the proper way to crimp. In addition, students will learn to do quick and easy stretchy bracelets. We highly encourage and assist you with picking out your own materials to design your own [...]

October 13th, 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 [...]

October 13th, 2018|

KarmaFest The Gathering Oct 5-8, 2018

Local gathering right here in our backyard.  Well just about. The Patuxent 4-H is located just down route 214 about 10 miles from The Twisted Bead. Check out their website if you are looking for something to do this holiday weekend.

October 5th, 2018|

Kumihimo braiding class Oct 2, 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 [...]

October 2nd, 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|

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