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CLASS: BUMPS-IN-THE-ROAD BRACELET

  • Beadazzled 1741 Solano Avenue Berkeley, CA, 94707 United States (map)

Level:  Some experience with seed beads, including peyote stitch

Time and Cost:  Sunday August 12, 1:30-4:30pm; $36

Description:  Learn to make this colorful, fun bracelet.   You will enjoy putting together a rainbow of beads in various sizes.  Much easier than it looks!   In this class you will learn:

- How to make the undulating style of peyote stitch

- How to change your bead size in “mid-stream”

- How to finish your bracelet with clasp or button

Materials needed:  Please bring these materials OR make your selections BEFORE class starts!  Instructor will be available a half hour before class if you need help in selecting materials:

o A selection of seed beads in similar or coordinating colors.  For example:

o Size 15 seed beads

o Size 11s round seed beads

o Size 11 Delicas

o Size 8 seed beads

o 2mm or 3mm firepolish beads

o Clasp or button of your choice

o Beading thread of your choice such as Fireline 4 or 6 lb. test, Nymo, Silamide, KO, 1G, etc.

o Beading needles (size 11 or 12)

Basic tools will be provided in class (thread scissors, thread burner if desired, beading awl, chain nose pliers) or you can bring your own.

Earlier Event: July 28
CLASS: BASIC STRINGING
Later Event: August 19
Class: Beaded Tassel