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Piggy Blossom Necklace with visiting instructor Carolyn Cave

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cdn $160.00

orange-piggies-necklace-700wCourse outline: Piggy beads look like flower petals. Canadian instructor Carolyn Cave will teach you how to use these fun, shaped beads to stitch a flower, then stitch eight of them together to make this eye-catching necklace. Finish the necklace with a matching beaded toggle and loop. Materials listed make the necklace shown in the photograph, but students should feel free to choose their own colour scheme.

Skill level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Some seed beading experience

Technique: Seed beading

Bring to class: (colours in brackets were used in the photo; feel free to choose your own colours)

  • 40 8mm piggy beads (bright orange)
  • 50 6mm Czech faceted fire-polished beads (teal)
  • 9 8mm Czech faceted fire-polished beads (teal)
  • 14 8mm glass pearls (slate gray)
  • 8g SuperDuos (matte gray)
  • 40 3x2mm Japanese drop beads (matte black)
  • 3g size 11/0 Japanese seed beads (silver-lined orange)
  • 1g size 11/0 Japanese seed beads (silver-lined gray)
  • 2g size 11/0 Japanese cylinder beads (metallic shiny silver)
  • 1g size 15/0 seed beads (silver-lined orange)
  • 4g size 15/0 seed beads (blue-green)
  • Fireline beading thread, 8-pound test (smoke) (will be provided by BeadFX during class)
  • size 12 beading needle (will be provided by BeadFX during class)
  • sharp scissors

Special offer: As a special bonus, students will receive a $25 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.

Details

Date:
April 30
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Cdn $160.00
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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.