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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 [...]
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In our ice resin class, students will learn to shape their own wire form and add tiny treasures to encapsulate them forever in a wearable piece of art. Students will create one or two pendants or a pair of earrings. This is an ideal project to create a unique and special gift. We encourage you to [...]
Wire Crochet bracelet class: This is a great project to use those mix and match beads. Using 28 gauge wire, a selection of beads, and the basic crochet stitch, students will create their own beautiful, one-of-a-kind bracelet. Knowing how to loop and wrap is a plus, but not required. Please plan to arrive early to [...]
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 [...]
Need individual instruction on a certain project or technique? Call us to schedule one-on-one time with one of our instructors. Fee depends on technique or difficulty of instruction.
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 - [...]
Your private ladies party can be held at The Twisted Bead. Gather some friends, brings some snacks and beverages and make some jewelry that you can keep for yourself or give away as a gift to someone special. Make a traditional beaded bracelet with a clasp or the favorite stretchy bracelet. Other good instructional techniques [...]
Wishing all a peaceful holiday weekend.