Stony Creek Bead

November 2016 Classes



Introduction to Wire Weaving
Thursday November 10th  6:00 to 8:30 pm     $32
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Determined Beginner

If you have ever been interested in wire weaving, this class is for you!  You will learn a number of weaving patterns and choose one to make a bracelet.

Learn to use the Wire Jig
Saturday November 12th  10:30am to 12:30pm     $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!!!

Basic Stringing
Tuesday November 15th  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. 

Winding Current
Wednesday November 16th  6:00 to 8:00pm     FREE
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Use the new 2-Hole Crescent beads combined with 2-Hole Triangles to make a bracelet that looks like a river winding through the mountains.

Even though this is a free class, please register so we are sure to have enough room.

Woven Wire Wrap Bracelet
Thursday November 17th  6:00 to 8:00pm     $25
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Intermediate (must have previous wire-working experience)

Do you love beautiful spirals, fun weaving patterns and historically-inspired jewelry designs? If so, this class is for you!  Perfect your spiraling technique, and learn to weave a unique, small armlet!

Fun Pendant
Saturday November 19th  1:00 to 5:00pm  $40
Instructor: Beth Stone
Experience Level: Intermediate (must have knowledge of tubular peyote stitch)

Learn 5 different techniques to combine single-hole and double-hole beads into this fun pendant!


Earrings and More – Christmas Edition
Tuesday November 22nd   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 earrings.

Cathedral Windows Ornament
Tuesday November 29th  6:00 to 8:00pm     $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner

Learn to weave an ornament cover that looks like the windows you see in a cathedral.  This is Cathy’s new ornament for this year and it is gorgeous!!!

Puffy Heart Pendant
Wednesday November 30th  6:00 to 8:00pm     $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Determined Beginner (some prior seed bead experience is required)

Learn to make this fun, sparkly heart pendant using crystals and fire polish.  This pattern was designed by Deborah Roberti and is being used with her permission.


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.