Beginner Beading & Jewelry Making | Nature's Art Village | Montville, CTNature's Art Village

1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT 06370


Nature's Art Village & The Dinosaur Place: 860-443-4367
The PAST & The Gateway Museum:860-437-3615


Beginner to Intermediate Level

Pre-paid registration is required, call 860.443.4367 to register. All beginner to intermediate classes are $30 per person. There are no refunds on beading class registrations. Materials are not included though all materials needed are for sale in The Absolute Bead Shop and we are happy to assist you in finding exactly what you need!


 

Leather Wrap Bracelet (beginner)

Sunday, October 21

2:00-5:00

Try this fun, easy and trendy bracelet design using a simple “sewing” technique to make a 3-wrap-around design!

Materials: 6 feet of 1.5 or 2 mm leather cord, metal button, fireline beading line, 2 strands of 3-4 mm beads, size 11 seed beads.

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Knotted Healing Bracelets (beginner)

Sunday, October 28

2:00-5:00

Whether you are looking for a fun way to learn bead knotting, mala necklaces, pearl tying or just want a custom bracelet for self-healing, this class will teach you how to knot, add clasps and the right stringing material.

Materials: Griffin silk, “clamshell” string ends, 2 jumprings, clasp, 6-8 mm beads (1 strand)

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Introduction to Wire Wrapping

Sunday, November 4

2:00-5:00

Learn the basics of a “cage” style wire wrap with all the swirls and twirls! No prior experience required. Beginners welcome!

Materials: 22 gauge round wire, 21 gauge square wire, 1/2 round wire (color of your choice), 1 large/medium flat stone or bead, braided wire (optional)

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Woven Heart with Bead Pendant

Sunday, November 11

2:00-5:00

Using the techniques in this class come make a beautiful heart pendant with a bead of your choice.

Materials: 20 gauge round wire, 26 gauge round wire, 6-8mm bead.

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Beading a 3 Strand Bracelet

Sunday, November 18

2:00-5:00

Stacking bracelets and cuffs are all the rage right now so come make a fun 3 strand bracelet to add to your look.

Materials: 2 strands 3-4mm beads (preferably rondelles), 4 3-hole spacers bars, 3-hole bar clasp, spacer beads, 1 package crimps, 12 crimp covers, .018 soft flex bead wire, 12 wire guards

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Multistrand Seed Bead Necklace (intermediate)

Sunday, November 25

2:00-5:00

Create this unique bohemian beauty with seed beads.

Materials: size 11 seed beads 1 tube, size .012 soft-flex wire, 2 bead caps, 1 strand 5-6mm beads, 4 crimps, 4 crimp covers, 1 ft. 26 gauge wire, 1 clasp, 1 jumpring

Optional: spacer beads, Swarovski crystals

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!