Stony Creek Bead Classes

December 2018

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Diamonds and Pearls Tennis Bracelet
Thursday December 6th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials

Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner

Create this simple, sparkly bracelet for a special holiday occasion.

Ornament Hooks
Saturday December 8th  10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Determined Beginner

Are you using the same plain metal hooks year after year to hang your beautiful tree ornaments on? This year, bring more sparkle to your holiday tree with colorful hangers of your own! In this class you will learn how to twist wire to give it a more decorative and reflective look, and how to “work harden” it so your new hooks won’t bend out of shape. They are quick to create, and make great gifts! Students will leave class with multiple, finished hooks.

Basic Stringing
Tuesday December 11th  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 fastened.  This is an essential skill for every jewelry maker.

Chainmaille Wreath Ornament
Wednesday December 12th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + $10 Kit Fee
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

This shiny ornament, made of bright, colorful, anodized aluminum jump rings was designed by the folks at The Ring (Class is being taught with their permission). Each supply kit contains enough rings to make 6 ornaments! Finished ornament measures 2.5” diameter. 

Silver Bells
Thursday December 13th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Intermediate
Use pearls to weave this cute bell ornament to hang on your tree.  A few Swarovski crystals give it a little sparkle.  These are so much fun to make!!

Earrings and More
Tuesday December 18th  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 and much more. 

Leather Wrap Bracelet
Thursday December 27th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
Learn to weave beads in between leather to create this trendy wrap bracelet.

Janus Pendant
Saturday December 29th  1:00 to 4:00pm
Cost: $35 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Advanced (pre-work is required)
Create this stunning reversible pendant!!  You will bezel a chaton and embellish it with pearls and crystals.  You will be required to create a cubic right-angle weave (CRAW) base as pre-work before class.

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  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.