Stony Creek Bead

October 2016 Classes



Midnight Dream
Tuesday October 11th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Determined Beginner (some prior seed bead experience is required)

Learn Cubic Right Angle Weave (CRAW) in this class to create a fun bracelet that has a sparkly focal made out of Swarovski crystals.

Halloween Charm Bracelet
Thursday October 13th   6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

The focus of this class is to learn the wrapped loop technique which is essential to have for every jewelry-maker.  You can choose a different theme for your bracelet or earrings.

Basic Stringing
Tuesday October 18th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Just about everyone can string beads on a wire, but you will learn the techniques needed to design a bracelet, and to make jewelry that fits and stays securely fastened. 

Heart of Christmas Ornament
Wednesday October 19th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner

Learn the netting technique to create a lacy covering for a glass Christmas bulb.  This works up quickly and it makes the perfect Christmas gift. 

Learn to use the Wire Jig
Thursday October 20th 6:00 to 8:00pm  $25 
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

Learn how to use the Wire Jig to build earrings and wire links.  The design possibilities are endless!!!
Constellation Pendant
Saturday October 22nd  10:30am to 1:30pm   $40
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Intermediate
Back this month by popular demand!!!  Use a combination of stitches to make this beautiful pendant that reminds me of a constellation in the sky.  This pendant is absolutely stunning!!  Knowledge of peyote stitch and herringbone stitch is required for this class.


Farfalle Bracelet
Tuesday October 25th 6:00 to 8:00pm   FREE 
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Are you interested in learning about bead weaving but not sure where to start?  This is a great beginner project to try.  Whether you are experienced or a beginner, this is a beautiful bracelet.  Even though this class is free, please register so we are sure to have enough room.  This bracelet was designed by Deborah Robertti and is being taught with her permission.

Mosaic Butterfly
Thursday October 27th 6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner

Use the new DiamonDuo and Crescent beads to create this cute bracelet that looks like little butterflies.

Introduction to Wire Weaving
Saturday October 29th 10:30am to 12:30pm  $25
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

If you have ever been interested in wire weaving, this is the class for you!!  You will learn 4 different wire weave patterns and you will use one of them to make a bracelet.

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

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   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 and pagers 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.