Classes



Stony Creek Bead Classes

July 2018


Click HERE to register for classes (or you can call the store)



Earrings and More
Thursday July 12th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Learn the wrapped loop technique in this class which is an essential skill to make earrings.  











Kellie’s Creation
Tuesday July 17th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE ($10 to reserve spot*) + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Learn the barrel knot to create this statement necklace using large-hole pearls or stones and leather. 

* the $10 reservation fee is non-refundable (unless you cancel 48 hours before class begins) and will be applied towards the purchase of class supplies 




Easy Breezy Earrings
Wednesday July 18th 6:00 to 8:00pm


Cost: $25 + Materials

Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

In this class, you will create two different styles of lightweight, dangly, chainmaille earrings. Learn the “3-in-1” pattern, as well as simplified Parallel Weave. You choose the color combinations and dangle length to create 4 distinct pair of eye-catching earrings! If you’ve never made chainmaille before, this class is for you! Note: $8 ring kit fee is payable directly to the instructor.


Tempest Earrings
Saturday July 21st 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost $25 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Intermediate
Learn Cathy’s latest design that is published in the August/September 2018 issue of Beadwork magazine.  Use CRAW (Cubic Right Angle Weave) to create these geometric earrings with sparkle.


Basic Stringing
Tuesday July 24th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Have you ever wanted to learn how to make jewelry but weren’t sure where to start?  This is the class for you!!  Learn to string jewelry and attach the clasp so it is securely fastioned.  This is an essential skill for every jewelry maker.








Just Chaining Around
Wednesday July 25th 6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Determined Beginner (Prior chainmaille work or experience handling 2 sets of jewelry pliers simultaneously is recommended).
Learn Parallel/Helm’s Weave and the Mobius technique to make these trendy earrings! Choose from a variety of color and metal combinations to create 4 distinct pairs. Note: $8 ring kit fee is payable directly to the instructor.


Heart of Christmas in July
Thursday July 26th 6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner
I know it is a little early for Christmas but this project is so popular for gifts that we thought that you might want to get a head start.   Learn to weave a netted ornament cover in the shape of a heart.

SuperDuo Daisy Bracelet
Saturday July 28th 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level:  Beginner
Back by Popular Demand!!  This bracelet is so cute and springy.  You will want to make several to match different outfits.  It makes the perfect gift as well!!




Simple Spiral Necklace
Tuesday July 31st 6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Learn the spiral stitch to create this dainty necklace that is perfect for a unique pendant.

These photos never do the projects justice!

It is hard to see small details and real colors in print.  Please visit our store to see the actual projects and sign up for classes. 


Remember, first person to pay for class, gets the spot – so, register now for the classes that you want!  734.544.0904



Stony Creek Bead’s Class Sign-Up 
   Attendance Policies
The following policies are in place to insure an enjoyable learning environment for you as a student, and to express respect for the teacher and your fellow students.
  • Do Not Wear Perfume (or strongly perfumed lotions, etc.) the day of class.  Several of the teachers and students have allergies, asthma, or sensitivities to perfume.  Please be considerate in this matter.
  • Prices listed are for the teacher fee only.  Materials are extra.  A tool kit (containing pliers, cutters, scissors, etc.) is available for your use during class.  Exception: Beading needles for thread-work classes.
  • Payment in full is required at the time you sign up for a class.  We accept phone registrations with a credit card.
  • You must pre-register so we may prepare properly.
  • We reserve the right to cancel any class where the minimum number of students is not met.
  • For private lessons, we reserve the right to enroll other students for the same lesson at the same time.
  • No refund will be given if you cancel less than 48 hours prior to class.
  • Only the students signed up for class may attend.  Family or friends cannot “hang out” in the classroom.
  • Students must be at least 13 years old.
  • Please arrive 15-20 minutes before class starts.  Due to time limitations, teachers will not be able to repeat instructions if you are late.
  • Cell phones  must be set to “courtesy mode.”  Please step outside the classroom to answer the call or have the conversation.  No exceptions.
  • If you normally wear glasses to read, bead, or do other crafts, please bring them to class.