Next Steps in Soft Glass Work: Hollow Beads
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.
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.*
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