Peyote Stitch Techniques–Flat and Tubular
Date and Time: 01/11/2020 from 1:00 PM- 4:00PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
Peyote stitch is a basic and incredibly versatile seed bead weaving technique. Beading magazines have many projects that utilize peyote stitch. This workshop will share flat and tubular peyote, even count, using Toho seed beads. Learn when to use each stitch and walk away with samples of each.
This class is a prerequisite for many Beadology Iowa classes, including Fancy Barbell Beaded Toggle on Jan. 18 & Peyote Slide on Twisted Herringbone on Feb. 21.
Summer Bead Camp–Make a Bracelet and Recycled Blooms$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 08/08/2017 from 9:00AM to noon
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford and Kaami William-Hinton
Bead Camp is for kids 8 years old and up. This morning session includes two projects. The first project is making a bracelet using Czech pressed glass on flexible wire. No needle, easy to finish, and strong. The second project uses soda, tea, and other aluminum beverage containers to make flowers.
For those wanting more than one session of Bead Camp, the cost goes down to $49/session. This discount cannot be offered on line. Please call to get this discount. Each session of Bead Camp needs a minimum of 4 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.*
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.*