Kara-Yatsu Flat Bracelet: first of three workshops in Kumihimo Weekend Retreat
Date and Time: 04/26/2019 from 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Instructor: Laurel Kukbby
Prerequisites: kumihimo experience optional
Join Master Beader and Beadology Iowa co-owner Laurel Kubby for 3 days of intensive and fun kumihimo braiding. Take one class or all three.
This flat kumihimo braid is perfect for bracelets, chokers, and even dog collars. It is useful with fiber alone as well as fiber plus edge beads. You will use satin cord for enhanced learning. It is beautiful with other fibers as well. End your piece with a glue in magnetic clasp.
This class will introduce you to a new basic braid other than kongo-gumi (round braid). Learn techniques & tips to create a uniform, harmonious braid.
Take one class for the price listed.
Take two classes for 10% off.
Take all three classes for $380—that’s 20% off.
To get these discounts, you will need to call the store at 319 338-1566 to register over the phone with a credit card or come for a visit.
New Class! Gyrls Night Out: Fancy Beaded Earwires$60.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 01/24/2020 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
Using resin flowers, chain, and a dangle, design an earring where the ear wire is part of the design. Participants will manipulate sterling wire to shape the earwire, harden the wire,, and file the end to ensure smooth entry into your ear.
Free Soft Glass TutorialsRead more
Date and Time: 08/11/2016 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Wendy Ford
For those with basic glass skills through our classes or other sources. Tap into Beadology Iowa instructor Wendy Ford’s expertise to expand your skill set.These tutorials are not free intro classes. They are meant to help those wanting to get help starting or finishing a project, to perfect technique, or how to better use tools.$15 lab fee to use the studio. Conversation is free.
Beaded Bead on Glass$60.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 11/16/2018 from 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: basic peyote skills
Make a peyote strip, zip it together, and learn to make a rounded end. Then use this peyote bead and Swarvoski crystals to embellish a lampwork headpin to make a beautiful pair of earrings.