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1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT 06370


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


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Events – Beading Classes

Intro to Wire Wrapping

Sunday, November 3rd

1:30-4:30

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!


Macrame Bracelet

Sunday, November 10th

1:30-4:30

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 Chinese Knotting Cord, 1 strand beads, 1 macramé board.

Space is limited. 
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!


Leather Wrap Bracelet (beginner)

Sunday, November 17th

1:30-4:30

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.


Winter Tree of Life

Sunday, December 1st
1:30 – 4:30 pm
Come create this fun and beautiful tree pendant with turquoise beads.
Materials: 26 gauge wire, 18 gauge wire, gemstone chips – the smaller the better.

Christmas Tree Earrings

Sunday, December 15th
1:30 – 4:30 pm
Come create this fun and beautiful tree pendant with turquoise beads.
Materials: 26 gauge wire, 18 gauge wire, gemstone chips – the smaller the better.

Wire Bird Nests

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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”.



Crystal Wrapping

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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.


Dragonfly Pendant

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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.



Super Duo Bracelets

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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


Wraps, Weave & Coils – Wire Wrapping Part 2

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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

Stay tuned for dates for this class!

1:30-4:30

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.

Space is limited. 
Call 860.443.4367 to register today!