Artifactory’s Life Drawing Drop-In
Date and Time: 05/21/2017 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. Bring your drawing and sketching supplies for this monthly session of life drawing with a live model sponsored by Artifactory.
No pre-registration necessary. $8 at the door.
Cubed Right Angle Weave Pendant: An Introduction to CRAW$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 07/02/2016 from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: No previous experience necessary
Cubed Right Angle Weave (CRAW) is a fun and fascinating stitch. It is hard to learn from video or written instructions. In this class you will learn CRAW with larger beads to create a pendant. Move on to embellishing the piece by “stitchin’ in the ditch”.
Note: This class serves as the prerequisite for the CRAW Fan Earrings class on July 16.
New Class! CRAW Rubber Pendant$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 03/04/2017 from noon to 5:00PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: Basic CRAW skill--see Intro class earlier in day.
Use your CRAW skills to incorporate rubber rings to make this 3-D pendant. Learn to go from CRAW to RAW to make connections to the rings to form this square or diamond pendant. We will use Toho 11/0 beads to make this piece.
Note: Take both the CRAW Intro and Pendant class for double rewards points.
Wire Wrapping Stones through Kirkwood Community College Education Program$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 07/15/2016 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: Ability to make wrapped loops
Learn the basics of wrapping stones with wire. Students will practice with copper wire to form a plan for a particular stone, then move to sterling wire for the final project.
Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: www.kirkwood.edu and go to Continuing Education and then search for Beadology Iowa under the instructor search. On-site registrations will be taken if registration through Kirkwood meets minimum requirements of two participants.
NEW CLASS!! Swarovski Wire Earrings$68.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 12/10/2016 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Zanetta Hoehle
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
Learn to use jewelry making tools and wire wrapping techniques to make earrings that dangle and sparkle. Use Swarovski crystals in birth stone colors to make lovely holiday gifts. After class, take these techniques and explore your own designs.