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Constellation Beaded Bead and Pendant with visiting instructor Carolyn Cave

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cdn $80.00

constellation-beaded-bead-700wCourse outline: Canadian seed bead artist and instructor Carolyn Cave, will teach how to make a basic dodecahedron beaded bead. From there you will make a second beaded bead with different materials creating an entirely different look. This “Constellation” will then be made into a pendant.

Skill level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Previous seedbeading experience is required

Technique: Seedbeading

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Basic Dodecahedron Bead

  • 30 6 mm Czech fire-polished beads
  • 2 g size 11/0 seed beads
  • 17-18 mm bead, similar or darker colour to the 6mm beads
  • Fireline, 8-pound test (will be provided by BeadFX during class)

Constellation Bead

  • 30 8x3mm glass rondelles (A)
  • 60 2.5mm round beads (B)
  • 9-10 mm bead, similar or darker colour to A

Pendant

  • 25mm Constellation bead
  • 3 4mm gold beads (fluted, plain or stardust)
  • 1 3mm Czech fire-polished bead
  • 1 g size 11/0 Czech seed beads
  • 1 6x2mm glass rondelle
  • 1 10x5mm bead cap
  • 1 18x8mm glass drop bead
  • 1 40mm (1.5 inch) head pin (will be provided by BeadFX during class)
  • size 12 beading needle (will be provided by BeadFX during class)
  • sharp scissors
  • bent-nose pliers (you may use classroom tools)
  • round-nose pliers (you may use classroom tools)
  • wire cutters (you may use classroom tools)
  • drinking straw or pencil
  • long needle or sewing pin

Special offer: As a special bonus, students will receive a $15 Gift Certificate that may be used to purchase materials for this class.

How to Register:

  • You may register by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment or a deposit is required in advance for registration.

Class Cancellation Policy:

  • We may re-schedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded or issued as store credit.
  • No refunds, credits or cancellations will be permitted for any class with a visiting celebrity instructor. Student substitutions may be made at the time of cancellation as long as prerequisite requirements are met, otherwise students on existing waiting lists will be contacted.

Details

Date:
April 28
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Cdn $80.00
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Location

BeadFX
BeadFX, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1Y2 Canada
Phone:
+1-416-751-1911

Instructor

Carolyn Cave

How to Register:

  • You may register by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment or a deposit is required in advance for registration.
  • Some classes have associated kit fees, please check class details to see where applicable. Some kit fees are payable to the store, some to the instructor and may be cash only in that case.
  • For some studio classes, those using fire-breathing torches and fast spinny things a waiver must be signed acknowledging you have experience or training in their use, and we will ensure you have training to work safely!
  • Some classes have age requirements. Students MUST be 18 years or older in order to be able to take any of our lampworking, soldering, fusing, and some metalsmithing classes.

Class Cancellation Policy:

  • If you need to cancel, please let us know 5 days prior to the class. Cancellations made later than that will forfeit the class deposit or fee.
  • We may re-schedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded or issued as store credit.