Chakra Crystal Workshop, April 14, 1-3pm

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 [...]

April 14th, 2018|

Pearl Knotting Class, April 10, 1:30pm

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 [...]

April 10th, 2018|

Illusion Necklace Class, April 4, 1pm

Illusion Necklace Class: Students will create a unique, one-of-a kind, 3 strand illusion necklace using a mono-filament without the use of crimps. Select from a wide range of light-weight materials. This is a great class for learning the design principles and using up those odd pierces in your stash. Please arrive at least 20 - [...]

April 4th, 2018|

Kumihimo Braiding with beads, March 31, 10:30

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 [...]

March 31st, 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 [...]

March 28th, 2018|

Natural Living Expo, March 25 College Park Marriott

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 [...]

March 25th, 2018|

PMC Precious Metal Clay advanced class

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 [...]

March 24th, 2018|

Kumihimo braiding class March 15, 1:30pm

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 [...]

March 15th, 2018|

Holiday: New Years Day Jan 1, Closed

We will be closed on Jan 1 2018 to welcome in the New Year.

January 1st, 2018|

Small Business Saturday, Nov 25 10-5

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 person who makes someone (or lots of someones) DANCE! Thank you for supporting The Twisted Bead and all your other favorite small businesses. You make the difference

November 28th, 2017|

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