Supply lists and kit information will be sent to registered attendees for projects where kits are not mandatory. You'll have the option of buying a class project kit from the instructor or providing your own materials. If the kit is mandatory for a specific project, you will purchase the kit from the instructor at the event.
Sticks and Stones
Kimberly Stathis © 2023
One-day class - Intermediate
Pre-requisites: Peyote Stitch
Sticks and Stones may break your Bones but Beads will never hurt you. The Stick components in the bracelet are made up of embellished double-rolled peyote rectangles. Bezeled round crystals along with pearls make up the center connections between the peyote Stick components. This bracelet is reversible. One side of the bracelet features bezeled round crystals and the other side of the bracelet shows off the multi-colored bezel backing with peek-a-boo round crystals. The clasp is a slide tube.
Skill Level – Intermediate - The main stitch used with be peyote stitch.
Katalin Budaine' Nagy © 2023
One-day class - intermediate
Pre-requisite: Bead Embroidery
Why blooming? Because there are countless flowers in the project. And why modularity? Because it consists of several modules. There are two new features in this project. First af all, I embroidered the necklace part on printed cork fabric. It's basically a 3in1 necklace. Moreover, the replaceable parts can be made into separate pendants. So you can change and shape your jewellery according to your mood.
The Art of Illusion
Alexandra Sydorenko © 2023
One-day class - All Skill Levels
Discover "The Art of Illusion" – a mesmerizing necklace transformer that showcases the perfect blend of elegance and creativity. This unique accessory consists of two distinct parts. The upper pendant, adorned with a captivating cabochon and short fringe, can be worn separately for a touch of sophistication. Crafted with a delightful array of beads, rhinestone ribbon, sequins, pearls, and unconventional trim materials, this part of the necklace exudes unparalleled charm.
The lower section of the necklace boasts shimmering leather embellished with intricate herringbone patterns and delicate fringes, adding a touch of allure to your ensemble. To cater to your preferences, we offer a range of cabochons in various shapes and sizes, allowing you to create a personalized masterpiece. The abundance of square cabochons for the upper part ensures you find the perfect match that resonates with your style.
If you prefer a cleaner look without fringe, rest assured that this necklace's versatile design maintains its beauty and uniqueness. Alexandra takes pride in offering an extensive array of color options for the sets, giving you the freedom to express your individuality through her artful pieces. Experience the magic of "The AI Art of Illusion" and adorn yourself with a touch of enchantment.
Fine Point Necklace
Melissa Shippee © 2023
Thursday Afternoon or Friday Evening
Combine tubular herringbone stitch in different ways to create a beautifully wearable bead woven necklace featuring a sparkling 35mm Preciosa oat bead as the focal and other crystal components as accents to the size 11/0 seed beads.