Pearl Knotting Class Feb 4, 10:30am

In this pearl knotting class, you will learn the method used for centuries to traditionally knot freshwater pearls with silk cord. Beads are not limited to just pearls. You can knot most any bead. The class size is limited to one or two students. Please call to schedule this class. Class Fee:$30  Class Time: 1.5 [...]

February 4th, 2020|

PMC Precious Metal Clay Basic Class Jan 25, 9:30am

Basic 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 earings.  Your pieces will be kiln fired during your lunch break.  Tumble for a high shine and add a patina, if [...]

January 25th, 2020|

We Have Moved!! New Location

Yes we have finally moved to our new store!! After several months of planning and LOTS of packing we have finally landed in our new larger location. I know it doesn't look pretty today but it will by Monday. We look forward to seeing you soon!

January 16th, 2020|

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 [...]

January 11th, 2020|

Basic Wire Wrapping Class Jan 11, 10:30 am

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 [...]

January 11th, 2020|

Kumihimo braiding class Jan 10, 10:30 am

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 [...]

January 10th, 2020|

Holiday Hours Christmas, Closed Dec 25

We will be closed on December 25th. Wishing you and your family a joyous holiday season.

December 25th, 2019|

Basic Beading Class Dec 19, 10:30 am

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 [...]

December 19th, 2019|

Kumihimo Braiding with beads, Dec 16, 11:30am

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 [...]

December 16th, 2019|

Earrings Class: Loop & Wrap, December 4, 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 [...]

December 4th, 2019|