• 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 two pendants or a pair of earrings. Bring a special treasure to add to your piece! Suggested items: photos, beads, glass, glitter, sequins, plastic toys, ribbon, buttons, dried flowers, leaves, grass, four leaf clover, twigs, sand, shells, pearls, pebbles, feathers, metal, wire, screws, nuts, watch parts, keys, etc. Minimum age: 10 years old.  Experience working with wire is helpful, but not mandatory. Class Fee: $30 per person Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Students will create a unique, one-of-a-kind necklace using a mono-filament and NO crimps. While using a wide range of light-weight materials to create a beautiful necklace to take home, students will also learn some design principals. Please arrive 15-20 minutes early to select your materials. Class fee: $30 per person Average class time: 2 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Build on your Kumihimo with beads technique and use up some of your leftover beads. Choose a color scheme, bring a selection of beads to this class and you will learn to set up your disc and start your bracelet. Bead suggestions include drops, daggers, 4-6mm gemstones, pips, magatamas and more. This class is for experienced Kumihimo braiders. You must have experience with Kumihimo using beads. Class fee: $35 Average class time: 2 – 2.5 hours  You may need to finish your bracelet outside of class time. Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Have you ever wanted to add a little something extra to your Kumihimo braiding? In this class, students will learn how to add beads to their Kumihimo braid using S-LON beading cord and size 8 seed beads. Once you get this basic bracelet done you can incorporate many different types of beads into future projects. You will need to select your materials prior to the day of class. Pre-requisite: Basic Kumihimo Braiding Students must arrive at class with their strands pre-loaded with beads; class time does not include stringing. Class Fee: $35 per person + materials of your choice Average class time: 2 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Leather wrap bracelet that can be made in a design class at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
    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. We will finish a single wrap in class. If you choose to do more than one wrap, you will have to complete it outside of allotted class time. Class Fee: $30 per person + materials Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Example of the paint and pour technique for one of the new classes.
    Think you aren’t crafty? Come join us for a paint pouring class and find out how crafty you really are. It’s lots of fun and you’ll go home with two unique pieces of art.   Class time: 1.5 hours Class fee: $22.50 (includes materials) per person Please call us to register for this class. Space is limited. We recommend not wearing your best clothes as the paint you'll be working with may stain your clothing.
  • Learn the art of pearl knotting in classes at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop
    Learn the method used for centuries to traditionally knot freshwater pearls with silk cord. You will work with a mix of beads and pearls. This technique is best taught with only one to two students, so please call to schedule a class. Class fee: $30 per person Average class time: 2 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Peyote Stitch SuperDuo Bracelet
    Using the Peyote stitch with Superduo seed beads is fun and easy! Students will need size 11 seed beads, Superduo beads, and your choice of clasp. Class time is for one single wrap bracelet.  You are welcome to do a longer piece but, you will bring it home to finish. Class fee: $30 per person + materials Average class time: 2.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
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    Interested in one of our classes, but want a one-on-one experience? Need a repair done and want to learn how to do it? No problem! Sign up reserve a private class online, and then call in to work out the details, such as which class you would like to take, when you will take the class, total cost, and any accommodations you may need.   Class time: Will vary depending on the class and your skill level Class fee: $25 per person. Please note this is a deposit to reserve your class. It will be applied to the overall cost of the class, which will depend upon which class you choose to take.  
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    Add some pizazz to your basic spiral stitch with pearls, gemstones, or crystals. Class fee: $25 per person Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Make a rosary in one of the classes at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
    In the Catholic tradition, the sacrament of Confirmation is almost as meaningful as that of Baptism. This day is when a Catholic consciously awakens to his or her faith by his or her own accord. The rosary is traditionally used to provide a physical method of keeping count of the number of Hail Marys said. The fingers are moved along the beads as the prayers are recited. Students will create a meaningful rosary for their selves or a loved one. Class fee: $25 per person Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
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    Using 11/0 seed beads and crystal bi-cones, students will create an elegant bracelet while learning the St. Petersburg stitch. Class fee: $25 per person Average class time: 1 hour Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • A customizable, geometric pattern of three strands of Swarovski Crystals creates this stunning bracelet that is sure to turn heads. Studends will learn how to crimp and use wire guards, spacers, and connectors. Students will leave with a finished bracelet. Class fee: $25 per person Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Students will learn to shape their own wire form and add realistic branches and a trunk to this Tree of Life pendant. Students may use their choice of small gemstones, Swarovski crystals, or seed beads. Learn the technique, and you could even make a pair of earrings to match! Class fee: $30 per person + materials Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • 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 per person + materials Average class time: 2 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Using 28 gauge wire, a selection of beads, and the basic crochet stitch, students will create their own beautiful, one-of-a-kind bracelet. Experience with the basic slip stitch is helpful, but not required. Class fee: $30 per person + materials Average class time: 1.5-2 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • Make a wire-wrapped Cabochon necklace in one of our design classes!
    Michele learned The Omega Bail pendant from Char Jorgensen and, with her permission, we are able to offer this wire wrapped cabochon class! Choose from one of our 40mm cabochons and sterling silver or solid copper wire, and learn how to do this hidden-end bail wrap. Pre-requisite: Basic Wire Wrapping Class fee: $60 per person + materials Average class time: 3.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!
  • 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 taught by Lori Manoogian. Class instruction will cover an overview of tools and wire gauge. Class fee: $30 per person Average class time: 1.5 hours Please Note: Purchasing a class online doesn't schedule the class. You need to call us at 410-956-5529 to set the day and time of the class. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule, but please have a few options ready. Thank you!

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