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Beginning Bead Stringing (Necklace)

  • Overview

    Jewelry Making - Basic Bead Stringing.  Instructor:  Jan Kellogg

    Stringing beads onto wire is a basic skill used  in jewelry making.     In this class you will learn how to design and create a necklace.  You will learn what stringing wire is,  how to use and manipulate the wire, how to crimp the ends, and how to attach a clasp and finish it all to make a beautiful beaded necklace you will be proud to wear or gift.  Maximum of 5 students.

    Cost:  $40 includes all supplies, materials, and use of tools.

    Bring:  Eyeglass readers if needed for close-up work!

    Covid Protocols in place:  Face coverings are required by all and social distancing will be in effect.  Students will be seated at least 6 feet apart.