Stony Creek Bead

December 2016 Classes



Basic Stringing
Tuesday December 8th  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. 

Holiday Rings
Saturday December 10th  10:30am to 12:30pm   $25
Instructor: Angela Peters 

Experience Level: Beginner
Do you want your holiday gifts to be: personal, unique, handmade (yet look professional), easily affordable, and best of all – only take 15 minutes or less to make? In this fun class, you will learn how to make wire rings for any size finger, and incorporate stones or crystals of your choice to make beautiful, cherished gifts. Make it a fun, family activity! 

Birthstone Holiday Tree Ornament
Tuesday December 13th  6:00 to 8:00pm   $25
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner Ages 15+ Bring a friend or family member!
Create a one-of-a-kind, cherished gift of a lifetime for a parent or grandparent, or something just for you! Each hanging crystal represents a child or grandchild in the family tree! You can even top it with an angel!

Ruffle Bracelet
Thursday December 15th  6:00 to 8:00pm   $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Are you new to bead weaving and you aren’t sure where to start?  This project is for you!!  It will give you an introduction into SuperDuo beads and you will make a fun, sparkly bracelet in the process.  This pattern was created by Deborah Roberti and is being used with her permission.

Falling Snowflake Ornament
Saturday December 17th  10:30am to 12:30pm  $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Determined Beginner, some prior seed bead experience is required
Join us for Cathy’s final ornament of the season.  You will use DiamonDuo beads to create beaded snowflakes that look like they are falling around the ornament.

Regency Earrings
Tuesday December 20th  6:00 to 8:00pm  FREE
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Create these cute little earrings with pearls and sparkly crystals.  The components can also be used to create a necklace or bracelet.

Rock a Little
Tuesday December 27th  6:00 to 8:00pm    $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Weave Fire Polish crystals together with herringbone stitch to make a bracelet that really makes a statement. 


Earrings and More
Thursday December 29th   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. 

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.