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DIY Day!

  • Historic Valley Junction, 218 5th Street | West Des Moines, IA 50265
  • Presented By: Artisan Gallery 218
  • Dates: February 23, 2019
  • Location: Artisan Gallery 218
  • Phone: 515-255-0218
  • Start/End Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Event Times: From: 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Price: various
  • Overview

    DIY Day at Artisan Gallery 218!  Classes will be held Saturday February 23rd

    No pre-registration is needed, but encouraged if you want to secure your spot.  Give us a call at 515-255-0218

    Basic Jewelry Stamping 10:00 - 11:00.  Limited to 10 students

    During this Open Studio time,  you will learn how to line up your letter stamp correctly, what is the best hammer to use, and how to hit the stamp properly. It is a quick and easy process and you can make up to two initial stamped pendants in your choice of fonts (all upper-case). For an additional fee, you can add your choice of chain and some charms to complete your necklace!

    Cost:  $5 per initial pendant.      

    Stretchy Bracelet Class:  11:00; 12:00; and 1:00  Limited to 6 students per class  $10 includes all supplies to create your bracelet

    String glass beads and/or semiprecious stones on to stretchy cord. You will learn the best cord to use, how to secure the beads on the cord, and how to add a charm, if desired. Ages 10 and up.

    Foxglove Earrings:  1:00 - 2:00.  (pictured)  Limited to 8 students  $15

    This fun and easy project uses the new Teacup beads in a pattern that look like a cluster of flowers – much like foxgloves. There are several colors that will be available to choose from.  This class is for beginners. Bring eye magnification if you need them!

    Concentric Circles Earrings:  2:30 – 3:30  Limited to 8 students.   $15

    Fringe Earrings:  4:00 - 5:00Limited to 8 students   $15