Next Steps in Soft Glass: Florals Under Glass–1 seat left!
Date and Time: 09/30/2019 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM
Instructor: Wendy Ford
Prerequisites: Flame I or equivalent flamework skills.
Learn to layer effetre glass and make floral images under a clear encasing. Students will review making a solid core bead, making your own stringers, and making flowers with dots, stringers, plunging, and twisting. The final step will be to encase this embellished bead with clear glass. The result is a bouquet under glass.
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.
Basket Beauties:Twined Wire Earrings and Pendant$128.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 09/24/2016 from 10:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join nationally recognized guest instructor Marilyn Moore for this twined wire class.Learn to twine with fine wire and make miniature baskets. Practice shaping and blending wire colors. Attach beads for your dangle for earrings. Participants should finish the pendant.
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.