Wire Ring Class, March 2, 11:00am

Students learn to construct two types of wire wrapped rings using a few easy wrapping techniques. Create a sparkling crystal ring or a simple rosette in this fun class. No wire experience necessary. Class instruction will cover an overview of tools and wire gauge. Students are welcome to bring their own tools otherwise tools will [...]

March 2nd, 2019|

Kumihimo braiding class Feb 26, 1pm

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 [...]

February 26th, 2019|

Feb 20 Store closed today due to inclement weather

February 20th, 2019|

Basic Wire Wrapping Class Feb 7, 1:30

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 [...]

February 7th, 2019|

Almost a Bangle Stitch Class Jan 17, 1pm

Make this beautiful almost a bangle stitched bracelet using Super-Duos, Swarovski crystals, Size 11 and 15 seed beads. Bracelet can be a bangle or try a magnetic clasp for easy on, easy off. Requires some stitching experience. Class Time: 2 hours Class Fee: $30.00                   Guest Instructor: Sharon [...]

January 17th, 2019|

New Years Day Hours Dec 31-Jan 1, Closed

We will be closed on Dec 31 - Jan 1 2019 to welcome in the New Year.

December 31st, 2018|

Holiday Hours Christmas Eve open 10am-2pm, Closed Dec 25

Dec 24th Christmas Eve hours at The Bead open 10am-2pm. We will be closed on December 25th. Wishing you and your family a joyous holiday season.

December 24th, 2018|

Vintaj Metal Embossing Class Dec 15, 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 + [...]

December 15th, 2018|

DiamonDuo Star stitching class Dec 7, 10:30am

Thank you to  Deb Roberti for allowing us to teach her DiamonDuo Star design.  Select from our new Gem Duo beads and create this fun pendant, earrings or holiday decoration. Some stitching experience is helpful. Class time: approximately 1.5 hours, Class Fee: $22 + materials

December 7th, 2018|

Girl Scout Troop Jewelry Badge

Girl scouts, learn to make jewelry and earn your girl scout jewelry badge.  Basic wire wrapping, Kumihimo or Ice resin are great group projects or we can customize a specific lesson to suite your badge requirements. Our studio can accommodate about 20 individuals. You are welcome to bring a snack and beverage. A $25 deposit is [...]

December 6th, 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