Classes



Stony Creek Bead Classes

June 2018


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



Earrings and More
Tuesday June 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.  










Byzantine Chainmaille Bracelet
Wednesday June 13th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make chain jewelry? If so, this class is for you! The Byzantine weave chainmaille pattern is eye-catching as well as easy to learn. Choose from an assortment of anodized aluminum jump rings to make a chain with your favorite colors, your favorite sports team’s colors, a rainbow pattern, or solid silver-tone.  Please Note: There will be a mandatory kit fee (for the rings) of $10 payable to Angela.


 Shangri-La Earrings
Thursday June 14th  6:00 to 8:00pm

Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner
This is a great project if you are new to beadweaving (sewing beads together with thread and needle).  Make this cute pair of earrings that are perfect for summer.





Royal Pendant
Saturday June 16th 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Determined Beginner/Intermediate (previous beadweaving experience required

Use seed beads, pearls and Swarovski beads to weave this pendant that is fit for royalty!







SuperDuo Wrap Bracelet
Tuesday June 19th 6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Use SuperDuos and seed beads to weave this fun, trendy wrap bracelet.


Basic Stringing
Thursday June 21st  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.










Moroccan Tapestry Bracelet
Saturday June 23rd 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level:  Determined Beginner/Intermediate (previous beadweaving experience required)

Do you have some of the new, shaped beads and aren’t sure what to do with them?  This bracelet is for you!!  Use Arcos, Minos and Kehops to weave this beautiful, intricate bracelet that is reminicent of beautiful Moroccan tapestries.


Batik Bracelet
Tuesday June 26th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level:  Beginner

Do you have a lot of FirePolish beads that you aren’t sure what to do with?  This project is for you!!  Weave this cute bracelet that is perfect for summer.   This pattern was designed by Deborah Roberti and is being used with her permission.




Make Your Own Beaded Tassel
Thursday June 28th  6:00 to 8:00pm
Cost: $25 + Materials
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Determined Beginner (Please note: this project uses the wrapped loop/gallery wrap technique which is not taught in the class)

Use seed beads and a bead cone to create your own beaded tassel.    Please Note: Prework is required for this class.










Wrap It Up Cuff Bracelet
Saturday June 30th  1:00pm to 4:00pm
Cost: $35 + Materials
Instructor: Pam Miller
Experience Level: Intermediate (previous experience making a leather wrap bracelet is recommended)

Stony Creek Bead would like to welcome Pam Miller to our teaching schedule!!!  With this class, you will take the leather wrap bracelet to the next level!!  Create a multi-level wrap cuff bracelet that is so much fun!!









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.