New Class! Gyrls Night Out: CRAW Circle Earrings
Date and Time: 02/14/2020 from 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: Basic CRAW skills—see Intro to CRAW on Feb. 1.
Using two sizes of Toho round beads and Cubed Right Angle weave to make a curved piece. Connect it into a circle. Embellish the circle on the bottom with more CRAW units and the sides with stitchin’ in the ditch. This is a fun way to use your CRAW skills.
Soldered Metal Frame Earrings through Kirkwood Community College Continuing Education ProgramRead more
Date and Time: 09/21/2016 from 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn to solder sterling wire together to make a frame with a soldered ring in the middle from which to dangle Czech pressed glass beads. You end up with a lovely pair of earrings. These skills give you the basis for endless variations for the frame shape and what you put inside your frame.
$45 instructor fee/$33 materials fee
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.
Flat Right Angle Weave (RAW) Bracelet$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 08/20/2016 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Get in the groove of doing flat right angle weave by making a wide cuff bracelet.This is a stitch that takes some repetition in order to get your rhythm.We’ll throw in a bit of color grading to boot.Add a clasp and you are ready to wear your new RAW bracelet.
*This class serves as a prerequisite for the RAW Rubber Gasket necklace on August 27.*
*NOTE:Take both Flat Right Angle Weave Bracelet and RAW Rubber Gasket Necklace for double reward points.*
Make 3 Pairs of Earrings: Intro to Wirework–this class is full, please call to get on a waiting list.Read more
Date and Time: 01/11/2020 from 10:00AM to noon
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
This is a great introduction to wirework. Two skills are learned and practiced—making a closed wrapped loop and making this loop into another closed loop. This set of skills allows you go make secure earrings, pendants, and chains. You will make earrings from Czech pressed glass, stone, fresh water pearls, and Swarovski crystals.
NOTE: This class serves as the pre-requisite for many Beadology Iowa classes, including Wire Wrapping Stones 2.0 on Feb. 1.
Registration is $60 and includes all materials and instruction.