Offers and Events | 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


The Shops at Nature’s Art Village

Save 20% off Rhodonite. Offer includes beads, jewelry, minerals, gifts and more!



 

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!


Basics of Beading part 1 – Anklets

Sunday, May 5

2:00-5:00

Get ready for flip-flop fashion with your own handmade creations! Come make anklets or bracelets with this easy introduction class using wire, clasps and beads.

Materials: 1 lobster claw clasp, 2 crimp beads, 2 crimp covers, 2 jumprings, 1 spool flex rite bead wire, small 2-4mm gemstone, crystal, metal beads.


Dragonfly Pendant

Sunday, May 12

2:00-5:00

Come join us on flights of fancy with our dragonfly creations. Choose a background stone, shell or choose from our assortment of metal findings and create your own dragonfly to go on it.

Materials: 1 strand dragonfly laser etched daggers, superduos, miniduos, size 11, 8 miyuki seed beads, 26 gauge wire, 3 jumprings.


Crystal Wrapping

Sunday, May 19

2:00-5:00

Step away from flat stone and learn this technique for wrapping crystals and other unusual shapes!

Materials: Crystal, 21 gauge square wire, 22 gauge round wire, 21 gauge 1/2 round wire.


Intro to Wire Wrapping part 2

Sunday, June 2

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: 20-40mm donut, 20 gauge round wire, 26 gauge round wire.


Macrame Bracelet

Sunday, June 9

2:00-5:00

Whether its a healing stone bracelet or just your favorite beads, come learn a beginners macramé weave to make wonderful bracelets, anklets and more!.

Materials: 1 spool S-Lon cord, 1 strand beads, 1 macramé board.


Spring Tree of Life

Sunday, June 16

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.


Memory Wire Bracelet

Sunday, June 23

2:00-5:00

Elegant and oh so simple! This easy to make (and wear) bracelet incorporates tubes, spacer beads and stone for a classy style.

Materials: 3 sizes of curved tube beads, 6-8mm beads, spacer beads, memory wire.


Military Discount to The Dinosaur Place 

10% off park admission for the entire group with Military ID or Proof of Service.

Active, Retired and Veterans!

Discount may not apply during some special events and cannot be combined with other offers. To apply to
each member of your group, group must purchase admission under 1 transaction. Not valid on prior purchases.