Level: Some experience with seed beads, including peyote stitch
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.