MAKING JEWELRY WITH YOUR HANDMADE GLASS BEADS - SESSION A

Allison Johnson

$100.00
You love to make glass beads at the torch and have accumulated a nice collection of these colorful and decorative objects. Now what will you do with your lovely beads? Join this workshop and learn several basic techniques to transform your glass beads into jewelry that you wear. Design a fully beaded necklace and bracelet with accent beads and a secure and functional clasp. Create a pair of earrings with a matching set of beads. Turn your favorite glass bead into a pendant that suspends from a delicate chain necklace. Learn to use crimps, headpins, jump rings, and simple wire working techniques to complete your jewelry designs in functional and well-crafted way. High quality findings including sterling silver wires and earring hooks will be used in each jewelry design.


Supplies: Favorite glass beads for creating jewelry Bring round nose, chain nose, crimping, and cutting jewelry pliers if you have them. May bring favorite accent beads such as Swarovski crystals, gem stone beads, metal beads, etc? Instructor will have accent beads on hand that you may use if desired
Location: Kavanagh Building
Days: Wednesday: March 11; 6pm - 9pm ;
Class ID: 220133040
Class Price: $70(check the e-newsletter for discount code)
Member Price: $45
Materials Fee: $30
Regular price $100.00
You love to make glass beads at the torch and have accumulated a nice collection of these colorful and decorative objects. Now what will you do with your lovely beads? Join this workshop and learn several basic techniques to transform your glass beads into jewelry that you wear. Design a fully beaded necklace and bracelet with accent beads and a secure and functional clasp. Create a pair of earrings with a matching set of beads. Turn your favorite glass bead into a pendant that suspends from a delicate chain necklace. Learn to use crimps, headpins, jump rings, and simple wire working techniques to complete your jewelry designs in functional and well-crafted way. High quality findings including sterling silver wires and earring hooks will be used in each jewelry design.


Supplies: Favorite glass beads for creating jewelry Bring round nose, chain nose, crimping, and cutting jewelry pliers if you have them. May bring favorite accent beads such as Swarovski crystals, gem stone beads, metal beads, etc? Instructor will have accent beads on hand that you may use if desired
Location: Kavanagh Building
Days: Wednesday: March 11; 6pm - 9pm ;
Class ID: 220133040
Class Price: $70(check the e-newsletter for discount code)
Member Price: $45
Materials Fee: $30