New Class! Peyote Slide on Spiral Herringbone
Date and Time: 02/22/2020 from 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: Flat peyote skills—see class on Jan. 11.
Students will learn or review spiral herringbone and make a lariat. A slide to connect two sides of the lariat will be made with Delicas with peyote stitch. The slide has to be just the right tension around the lariat—not too loose or it will slip, and not too tight or it won’t slide.
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.
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.
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.