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Nephradite Collar

March 26 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cdn $50.00 +Kit fee: $35, payable to the instructor the day of the class.

nephradite700wCourse outline: Come enjoy the immediate gratification of wire work with instructor Deborah Beesley. You will learn how to make the artists signature framed bead-pods and the ribbon-bail framework. To complete the Nephradite statement necklace you will also learn to make a hook and eye clasp. Working with heavier gauge wire is a skill which can take your wire work to the next level. Note: a kit is required; see below.

Skill level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Wirework experience preferred

Technique: Wirework, hammering

Bring to class: Students should bring small ruler or tape measure; Round nose pliers; Flat nose pliers; bail-making pliers; Nylon-jaw flat nose pliers; Flush cutters; Bench block/Anvil; Chasing hammer; Sharpie (to mark tool). Tools will be available for in-class use. As this class goes over the typical lunch period, bring a lunch or snack. Coffee and cold drinks will be available.

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.

Students are eligible for our 15% student discount card! Get yours when you check-in for your class at the front desk.

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Cdn $50.00
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Location

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

Instructor

Deborah Beesley

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Kit Fee:
$35, payable to the instructor the day of the class.
Kit Includes:
Instructions; all wire for project; jump rings; findings; stone/beads and crystals of various sizes and shapes.

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.