November class schedule will be available online before November 1!

Class prices do not include sales tax.

To register for classes, please stop by the store or call 623-463-2323!

 

Introduction to Bead Stringing
Cost $30.00 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

This is the first class a new beader should invest in taking. Learn all about the many kinds of beads and stringing materials and tools.  You'll make a beautiful Swarovski crystal and sterling silver bracelet. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.


 

October 4, Thursday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

October 15, Monday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Joyce Becker

October 20, Saturday 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Instructor: Sarah Meier

October 24, Wednesday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Wire Wrapping
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

Learn the technique used in all kinds of fashion jewelry, connecting chains, beads and dangles.  You’ll create a sparkly pair of Swarovski crystal and sterling silver earrings and a stylish gemstone pendant, and you’ll walk away with an understanding of how to work successfully with hard wires.  All materials included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

 

October 9, Tuesday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Betty Ott

October 17, Wednesday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng

October 29, Monday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Joyce Becker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pre Chain Maille Cha Cha Bracelet
Cost $45 (copper materials included), Sterling silver $95 (optional upgrade)
Level: Beginner

Get ready to learn all of our exciting chain maille weaves by taking this fun and easy pre-chain maille class. Learn how to use two pairs to open and close jump rings flawlessly. Leave with a completed, gorgeous copper (or optional sterling silver) and Borosilicate glass drop bracelet.

October 2, Tuesday 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Instructor: Betty Ott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kumihimo Necklace
Cost $45 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

Learn the graeful art of Japanese Kumihimo weaving using nylon cord! We'll show you how to add beads for a more glamorous design, and all of the equipment (Kumihimo disc, bobbins and weight) is yours to keep! This class is perfect for beginners! This project will not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 3, Wednesday 1:30PM – 3:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Illusion Necklace
Cost $35 (materials included)
Level: Intermediate

Beads appear to float on this lovely multi-strand Swarovski crystal, Czech glass and pearl necklace. Learn the basics of multi-strand design, working with micro crimps and finishing with sterling silver cones. You must know how to crimp and wire wrap to take this class.

October 5, Friday 12:30PM - 2:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sidewinder Bracelet
Cost $45 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

You'll want this gorgeous Swarovski crystal and seed bead bracelet in every color! Learn about stitching with Fireline, tying off and adding thread and connecting clasps as you explore the Sidewinder pattern. This class is perfect for beginners! This project may not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 5, Friday 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Instructor: Vicki Premo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leather Wrap Bracelet
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

This popular and stylish bracelet wraps Swarovski pearl beads in a channel of rich leather. This project may not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 6, Saturday 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Instructor: Lori Barker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intermediate Wire Wrapped Cuff Bracelet
Cost $45 (copper materials included), $80 (optional sterling silver upgrade)
Level: Intermediate Wire Working

Learn to create this amazing wire wrapped cuff bracelet using heavy gauge copper wire, finer copper wire and assorted beads. You must be very comfortable with wire to take this class. Project may not be completed in class. All materials are included. Optional sterling silver upgrade available. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 8, Monday 1:30PM – 3:30PM
Instructor: Vicki Premo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Right Angle Weave
Cost $40 (materials included)
Level: Intermediate

Treat yourself to a splash of glamour! The student will learn the basics of using the right angle stitch and make a lovely bracelet of Swarovski crystals and pearls. Must have experience working with nymo thread prior to taking this class. This project may not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 10, Wednesday 1:30PM – 3:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cord Knotting
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

This class teaches the traditional technique of knotting between pearls and beads, using both tweezers and an awl. You will complete an 18 inch "Tin Cup" style necklace to take home, and you'll leave with an understanding of how to make and repair classic pearl pieces. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 11, Thursday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wire Crochet Necklace
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

Pearls and sparkling Swarovski crystals float on this elegant multi-strand necklace made of delicate crocheted wire. You won't believe how easy this technique is to learn, and how quickly you can complete a fantastic piece! You do not need to know how to crochet to take this class, but it is strongly recommended that you know how to wire wrap. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 12, Friday 12:30PM - 2:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Working with Leather
Cost $40 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

Learn the basics of working with leather in stylish, fashionable ways. Explore different methods of finishing and decorating as you complete three different leather and sterling silver bracelets. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, no excaptions.

October 12, Friday 3:30PM – 5:30PM
Instructor: Vicki Premo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beginner Chain Maille Earrings
Cost $35 (materials included)
Level: Beginner Chain Maille

Learn three classic chain maille patterns while making three different pairs of chain maille earrings. This is an ideal first chain maille class. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions.

October 13, Saturday 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Instructor: Betty Ott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intermediate Wire Working
Cost $50 (materials included)
Level: Intermediate Wire Working

Take your wire wrapping skills to a new level! Learn the basic techniques necessary to make free form toggles, hook & eye closures, "S" hooks, "V" ear wires and charms. Students will several closures and charms, discus customization techniques and practice work hardening finished silver pieces. You must be very comfortable working with wire to take this class. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 16, Tuesday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Betty Ott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kumihimo Necklace
Cost $45 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

Learn the graeful art of Japanese Kumihimo weaving using nylon cord! We'll show you how to add beads for a more glamorous design, and all of the equipment (Kumihimo disc, bobbins and weight) is yours to keep! This class is perfect for beginners! This project will not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 18, Thursday 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Instructor: Lori Barker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Double Sidewinder Bracelet
Cost $80 (copper or brass materials included), Optional: $95 (sterling silver)
Level: Intermediate

Take your Swarovski crystal Sidewinders to the next level! Learn to add additional rows to make a gorgeous cuff bracelet with a rich copper or antiqued brass slide clasp. Sterling silver slide clasp is an optional upgrade. You must be proficient with Sidewinder and be able to tie off and add thread independently to take this class. Project will not be completed in class.
Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 19, Friday 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Instructor: Vicki Premo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leather Wrap Bracelet
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

This popular and stylish bracelet wraps Swarovski pearl beads in a channel of rich leather. This project may not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 23, Tuesday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Lori Barker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flower Garden Bracelet
Cost $35 (materials included)
Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Bring the beauty of the outdoors with you wherever you go! This class teaches a simple fringe technique to create a colorful and easy to make bracelet with Swarovski crystals, Czech glass flower beads and seed beads. You must know how to crimp prior to taking this class. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 25, Thursday 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intermediate Wire Crochet Necklace
Cost $40 (materials included)
Level: Intermediate Crochet

Crochet this multi-strand look necklace with various Czech glass beads and freshwater pearls. This stunning necklace is easier than it looks! Must know the crochet chain stitch AND how to wire wrap prior to this class.

October 26, Friday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Trina Babb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DNA Spiral Bracelet
Cost $30 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

One of the simplest and quickest beading stitches to learn. If you haven't used a needle and thread this is an excellent introduction. This project may not be completed in class. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions. Project colors may vary according to availability.

October 27, Saturday 11:30AM – 1:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inverted Round Chain Maille Bracelet
Cost: Copper $45(materials included); Sterling Silver $90 Optional
Level: Intermediate Chain Maille

Luxurious and oh so chic, this inverted round copper bracelet looks so expensive your friends won't believe you made it! Sterling silver kit is available for an additional fee. You must have some chain maille experience to take this class. All materials are included. All classes use only the kits and materials provided, with no exceptions.

October 30, Tuesday 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Instructor: Betty Ott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Metal Stamping
Cost $35 (materials included)
Level: Beginner

You've seen it in all the beading magazines! Now you can learn to do it yourself! Create custom stamped charms using metal stamps and sterling silver, brass and copper blank charms. You'll never be stuck looking for that perfect charm again, when you can make anything you like!

October 31, Wednesday 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Jennifer Eng