Saturn Beaded Bead
Date and Time: 04/11/2020 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Prerequisites: Tublular Peyote Stitch
Use peyote stitch to cover a wooden bead. Learn to decrease with peyote stitch by using different bead sizes and by reducing the number of beads in each row. Embellish around the equator of bead to form the “Saturn” rings. These beads make wonderful focal pieces for a necklace and a smaller version is great for earrings.
Registration is $68 and includes all materials and instructions.
Due to the Governor’s order closing all non-essential businesses, we do not know when we will re-open for classes. You can register via phone at 319 338-1566 without payment and we will be in touch.
You can also order the kit with instructions for $38 by phone. Look to see when we have this added to the web site on the kit page at https://beadologyiowa.com/product-category/kits/
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
Facebook Live Tutorial: Tips & Tricks for Making Beaded Fringe$0.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 05/13/2020 from 1:00 PM- 1:30PM
Instructor: Karen Kubby
Join Karen in the Bead Lab on Facebook Live for a tutorial on making beaded fringe. Fringe needs a sweet spot with tension—too tight and your fringe doesn’t hang well; too loose and you have thread showing. Learn to make fringe just right in this Beadology Iowa tutorial.
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.