Free Soft Glass Tutorials
Date and Time: 08/11/2016 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Wendy Ford
For those with basic glass skills through our classes or other sources. Tap into Beadology Iowa instructor Wendy Ford’s expertise to expand your skill set.These tutorials are not free intro classes. They are meant to help those wanting to get help starting or finishing a project, to perfect technique, or how to better use tools.$15 lab fee to use the studio. Conversation is free.
New Class! Gyrls Night Out: Fancy Beaded Earwires$60.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 01/24/2020 from 5:30PM - 8:30PM
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: No experience needed.
Using resin flowers, chain, and a dangle, design an earring where the ear wire is part of the design. Participants will manipulate sterling wire to shape the earwire, harden the wire,, and file the end to ensure smooth entry into your ear.
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.
Cubed Right Angle Weave Pendant: An Introduction to CRAW$58.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 07/02/2016 from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: No previous experience necessary
Cubed Right Angle Weave (CRAW) is a fun and fascinating stitch. It is hard to learn from video or written instructions. In this class you will learn CRAW with larger beads to create a pendant. Move on to embellishing the piece by “stitchin’ in the ditch”.
Note: This class serves as the prerequisite for the CRAW Fan Earrings class on July 16.