May 2018 Newsletter New Carrier bead peyote stitch class!
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 [...]
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 [...]
Gemstones seem to be all the rage these days. Are you curious about the deeper meaning of the stones you wear? Are you drawn to a particular crystal or stone, but don’t know why? This is a pseudo introductory class for anyone interested in learning more about the healing properties of gemstones. Topics covered include-how [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
2018 Natural Living Expo Enjoy 150 Exhibitors Who Heal, Entertain, Enlighten and Offer Lots Of Wonderful Products. Choose From 56 Dynamic, Creative Mind, Body, Spirit Workshops All Included in the $10 price of admission (with coupon) College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd., East, Hyattsville, MD 20783 We are back on the [...]
Precious Metal Clay advanced class: Join us in our design studio, with guest instructor Barb Hance, for another great PMC class! Barb has been crafting precious metal clay designs for many years and as a returning instructor we are delighted to see this new advanced class. Prior PMC experience is a pre-requisite to make a [...]
We will be closed on Jan 1 2018 to welcome in the New Year.