Classes


Stony Creek Bead

July 2016 Classes

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Road to Marrakesh
Saturday July 9th   10:30am to 12:30pm  $25 
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner
Make a bracelet that looks like one you would find on travels to far away lands.  Use SuperDuos, FirePolish and seed beads to create this bracelet.

Batik Bracelet
Tuesday July 12th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Determined Beginner/Intermediate (some prior seed bead experience is required)
Did you buy Fire Polish beads at the trunk show and aren’t sure what to do with them?  This project is for you!!  The color possibilities are endless.  This pattern is designed by Deborah Roberti and is being taught with her permission.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Diamond Lace
Wednesday July 13th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Determined Beginner/Intermediate (some prior seed bead experience is required)

Use the new DiamonDuo beads to create this dainty bracelet that looks like lace.
 
 
Earrings and More
Thursday July 14th  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. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ear Cuffs 
Saturday July 16th  10:30am to 12:30pm  $25 
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Beginner

Learn how to make 3 different styles of ear cuffs, and leave class with 6 cuffs ready-to-wear home. You will learn how to make closed loops, and both open and closed spirals. Beginners are welcome. Please bring a hand mirror with you to class.
 
 
 
 
 
Summer Dasies
Tuesday July 19th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner (some seed bead experience is preferred because the class will move very quickly)

Learn to make a barefoot sandal made out of cute dasies.  The ankle bracelet can be detatched from the rest to be worn by itself.
 
 
 Playfull Pentagon
Wednesday July 20th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner (some prior seed bead experience is preferred)

Use the new DiamonDuo beads to form a pentagon shape that are woven together at an angle.

 
 

 Eclipse Necklace
Thursday July 21st  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner (some prior seed bead experience is preferred)

Use SuperDuos, Fire Polish and seed beads to create a simple yet elegant necklace.  This pattern was designed by Deborah Roberti and is being taught with her permission.

 



 


100 Rings
Saturday July 23rd  10:30am to 12:30pm  FREE
Instructor: Kim West
Experience Level: Beginner

Use seed beads, jump rings and chain to make this fun project.  Please register for the class even though it is free so we are sure to have enough room.  J



Basic Stringing
Tuesday July 26th  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. 








Wire-Wrapped Agates
Thursday July 28th  6:00 to 8:00pm  $25
Instructor: Angela Peters
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Learn how to ‘gallery wrap’ a beautiful geode slice/agate to wear as a pendant.







Tulip Path
Saturday July 30th  10:30am to 12:30pm  $25
Instructor: Cathy Andrews
Experience Level: Beginner
Smell the tulips made of SuperDuos as you walk down a path made of the new Honeycomb beads.



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 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.