Date and Time: 01/19/2020 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Instructor: Kelly Kinser
Prerequisites: No experience necessary.
This workshop involves beginner and intermediate soldering. Learn and hone a variety of soldering skills—connecting an open jump ring, adding a ring to another piece, and more. Leave with a variety of samples and a new set of skills.
This class serves as a pre-requisite for many metal working classes.
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.
Wire Wrapped Earrings through Kirkwood Community CollegeRead more
Date and Time: 12/07/2017 from 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
Take sterling wire, Swarovski crystals, and a hammered silver ring to make a pair of earrings. Learn wire wrapping techniques to create this contemporary style of earring. Fast and fun.
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/$30 materials fee
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.