Local gathering right here in our backyard. Well just about. The Patuxent 4-H is located just down route 214 about 10 miles from The Twisted Bead. Check out their website if you are looking for something to do this holiday weekend.
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 [...]
September 2018 Newsletter - Enjoy your Labor day :)
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 [...]
If you are a stitching fan of Jill Wiseman, you will know that Carrier Beads are "all the rage" right now. In this bead weaving class you will learn how to make the peyote stitch strips to cover the carrier beads. You will learn how to read a chart and maybe even create your own [...]
July 2018 Newsletter Happy 4th
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 - [...]