Well, maybe some tricks – like how to make designs ‘pop’, tips about seed beading, working with cement, making loops with headpins, etc. Definitely lots of treats such as learning new skills and meeting like-minded people!
Late-October classes showcase a wide range of techniques and projects. Anne Marie Desaulniers has two new brand new classes sure to get your creativity pumping! We also welcome Alberta bead artist Carolyn Cave who is presenting two classes featuring lots of texture with some two-hole beads. Of course, you can give yourself dedicated time to work on your beading and chainmaille projects in the comfort of our free and open beading sessions!
Here are the activities scheduled October 21 – 31:
Monday, October 21
Wednesday, October 23
Thursday, October 24
NEW Mixed Media Tags: Stitch, Bead and Paint!
Instructor: Anne Marie Desaulniers
5:00 – 9:00pm
Use a variety of mixed media techniques to design a perfect little piece of art. Imagine them as gift tags or tree ornaments!
Friday, October 25
Introduction to Crochet de Luneville/ Tabour Embroidery, Class 1
Instructor: Catherine Sequalino Poitier
Learn to bead embroider in the same style as haute couture designers!
Saturday, October 26
NEW Metalsmith Essentials: Multi-level textured cuff with cabochons
Instructor: Iris Rogers Melamed
10:00am – 4:00pm
Create a multi-level textured cuff using a rolling mill to add texture, and hand forming techniques to create dimension!
Sunday, October 27
Getting Creative with Cement – Bangles and Jangles
Instructor: Ann Shewan
12:00 – 4:00pm
Build on your mold making skills and move on to creating molds that are circles or irregular shapes for bracelets and pendants!
Monday, October 28
Wednesday, October 30
Thursday, October 31
Click on the class/session title to see complete information including course descriptions and applicable fees. You can also see other classes the instructors are teaching by click on their names.