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Weaves, Wraps, and Coils – Wire Wrapping Part 2

Sunday, February 10

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!


Basics of Beading

Sunday, February 17

2:00-5:00

This class is designed to teach beginners the basic techniques for making necklaces, bracelets and anklets. Learn the beginning tools and materials you will need to make a necklace and bracelet with beads, wire, clasps and findings.

Materials: soft flex wire, 2 lobster clasps, 2 jump rings, 4 crimp beads, 4 crimp covers, 2 strands of beads (15”).

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Basic Wire Rings

Sunday, February 24

2:00-5:00

The possibilities are endless with your trusty ring mandrel and a bit of wire!

Materials: 1 ring mandrel, 1 large square wire, 1 large 1/2 round wire, 1 6-8mm gemstone bead.

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Intro to Wire Wrapping

Sunday, March 3

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!


Wire Cuff Bracelet

Sunday, March 10

2:00-5:00

Use spirals, coils, beads and wire to create this surprisingly beautiful cuff bracelet.

Materials: 16 gauge wire, 18 gauge wire, 24 gauge wire, beads (metal or stone) 2, 4, 6mm, 21 gauge 1/2 round wire

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Spring Tree of Life

Sunday, March 17

2:00-5:00

Come create this fun and beautiful tree pendant just in time for the trees to bud and bloom.

Materials: 26 gauge wire, 18 gauge wire, gemstone chips – the smaller the better.


Leather Wrap Bracelet (beginner)

Sunday, March 24

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!


Wire Bird Nests

Sunday, March 31

2:00-5:00

This fun and adorable nest can hold stone or pearl “eggs” as an extra surprise! A very simple yet very cute design. Beginners Welcome!

Materials: 18 gauge round wire, 26 gauge round wire, 22 gauge round wire, braided wire, 2 to 4 4-6mm beads or pearls for “eggs”.

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Super Duo Bracelets

Sunday, April 7

2:00-5:00

Great for beginning beaders, these bracelets look great as a single or make them a wrap!

Materials: 1 tubes superduos, size 11° seed beads, clasp, 2 jumprings, 4-6 lb fireline, bead needles

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Wraps, Weave & Coils – Wire Wrapping Part 2

Sunday, April 28

2:00-5:00

Welcome to the second part of our introduction to wire wrapping class! Come learn techniques to embellish your wrapping skills and make a unique pendant.

Materials: 18 gauge round wire, 26 gauge round wire, cabochon.

Space is limited.
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!