Knock Off Wrapped Bracelet through Kirkwood Community College
Date and Time: 04/16/2020 from 1:00PM-4:00PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: No previous experience necessary.
Wrapped bracelets are all the rage and can cost up to $225. Learn to make these fashion icon pieces yourself out of leather, stone beads, and Fireline. Vegan option available. These pieces are fun to make and are great for gifting.
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.
$30 instructor fee/$35 materials fee.
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.
RAW Rubber Gasket Necklace$78.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 08/27/2016 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Prerequisites: Flat RAW—see Flat Right Angle Weave Bracelet on August 20
Use flat right angle weave (RAW), then zip it up around a rubber gasket, sew up the gasket to create an figure eight, and embellish it to create this contemporary necklace with glass beads and rubber.Add a RAW bead on each side of the necklace and you are ready to wear.
*Take both Flat Right Angle Weave Bracelet and RAW Rubber Gasket Necklace for double reward points.*
Next Steps in Soft Glass Work: Hollow Beads$98.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 07/11/2016 from 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Instructor: Wendy Ford
Prerequisites: Flame I or equivalent
Take your soft glass skills to the next step. This workshop will focus on making hollow beads. If there is time, we may try to make a bead inside a bead.