Small Business Saturday, Nov 24 10-5

Celebrate your favorite "non big-box" business with The Twisted Bead. Whether you are new to the store or one of our life long customers, your support is appreciated. When you buy from a small business, An actual person does a happy dance. When you support a small business, you are supporting a dream. Be the [...]

November 24th, 2018|

Happy Thanksgiving closed today

Give thanks for all your blessings. May you appreciate the simply pleasures life has to offer.  

November 22nd, 2018|

Basic Beading Class Nov 17, 10:30am

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 [...]

November 17th, 2018|

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|

Intro to Metal Fusing Nov 10, 9am

Introduction to Metal Fusing Join us and guest instructor Tricia Hall and learn the the process of Metal Fusing, the no-fuss version of Metalsmithing. Students will heat fine silver with a hand held torch to fuse the wire to create closed links. Link your links to create a unique bracelet. No prerequisites for this class. Great [...]

November 10th, 2018|

Leather wrap Bracelet Class Nov 3, 11:30

Leather Wrap Bracelet Class Create this high fashion wrap bracelet in the style of Vietnamese designer Chan Luu. Students may use gemstones, wood/bone, or glass beads, and their choice of leather in various sizes and colors. Choose from a single, double or triple wrap bracelet. A single wrap will be finished in class. If you [...]

November 3rd, 2018|

Illuminate Annapolis, Nov 3th 11am-6pm

illuminate annapolis event at Anne Arundel Community College. See link for details

November 3rd, 2018|

October 2018 Newsletter

October 2018 Newsletter Weekend events to share and enjoy

October 29th, 2018|Store News|

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|

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