Happy Canada Day eh!

Hello Everyone, We are almost into July its scary how fast 6 months have flown by. Another scary thing that’s happening this week or has already happened is that school is ending and summer vacation is beginning. That means you will have two months straight with your kiddos. You might need an excuse to get out of the house or lock yourself in a room to take a class. So here are some of the classes happening in July:

Classes at BeadFX

Classes at BeadFX There are books and youtube, but sometimes, the best way to learn is to take a class. Nothing beats hands-on learning in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. From basic bead stringing classes to lampworking classes (how to make glass beads) to metal-smithing classes, we have a wide variety of classes for all tastes and all levels of experience! And we now are offering virtual classes as well! All the fun, none of the travel! If you would like to take a class, browse this calendar of this month’s classes (click on the next months to see what is …

Upcoming Classes

Here are the classes coming up for June: Seed bead Basics, Candy band Bracelet, Peyote with 2-hole beads boot camp with Pamela Kearns, Butterfly necklace, Peacock Feather Earrings with Peggy Stirling, Intro to base metal clay with Liz Reynolds. If you don’t see a class that you want to take but have a class in mind you can email amanda@beadfx.com and ask her to set up a private class for you. Also join us for Virtual Bead Tea every Wednesday: Time: 1:30 – 3:30pm  Facilitator: Amanda Everyone is welcome to this FREE virtual event!              

May is heating up.

Since it was so nice outside this past weekend. I thought hey will the internet reach into the backyard to I can soak up some vitamin D while learning a new beading technique. Well it did and it was great, no kids yelling at me and bonus I couldn’t hear the video games which was amazing. So next time you sign up for a online class and it’s a nice day grab yourself a nice cold drink and catch some rays while you bead. We have a great bunch of instructors here at BeadFX I’ll introduce you here: Pam Kearns, …

Trunk Show This Weekend

You’re invited to a trunk show at BeadFX on Saturday, April 30, 2022. 1:30-5:00pm We have Make and Takes, Yummy Snacks, 14 Vendors, Silent Auction and A Sample Sale. Come out and say hi and do some Retail Therapy. We will be donating some of the profits to aid the Ukraine. If you have any questions please email amanda@beadfx.com We have Pamela Kearns, Peggy Stirling, Deb Muss, Deborah Beesley and Liz Reynolds. We also have loads of classes coming up in May check them out here.

Mid April Classes

April is going to be an exciting month here at BeadFX we have a bunch of fun classes and a Trunk Show to close out the month. Here is some info about the Trunk show: Date: Sat, April 30, 2022 Time: 1:30pm-5:00pm Where: BeadFX There will be a variety of treasures to find. Hope to see you there! If you have any questions about the event or regarding being a vendor email Amanda@beadfx.com or call 416.751.1911 ext.223 Now lets look at the amazing instructors teaching this month. We have Pamela Kearns, Deborah Beesley, Anne Marie Desaulneirs, Liz Reynolds, Peggy Stirling …

BeadFX Trunk Show 2022

April is going to be an exciting month here at BeadFX we have a bunch of fun classes and a Trunk Show to close out the month. Here is some info about the Trunk show: Date: Sat, April 30, 2022 Time: 1:30pm-5:00pm Where: BeadFX 19 Waterman Ave Unit 2           ( We are on Waterman in-between Hollinger and Cranfield) There will be a variety of treasures to find. Hope to see you there! If you have any questions about the event or regarding being a vendor email Amanda@beadfx.com or call 416.751.1911 ext.223 Now lets look at the amazing instructors teaching this …

The Virtual Bead Tea

is a weekly, free, online get-together to bead and banter, every Wednesday afternoon. Join in the discussion, or just bead along with company and like-minded folks. Recent topics range from beaded mathematical models to testing the durability of various coatings. If you are on the fence about virtual classes, or not sure if your tablet/phone/computer can handle it, sign up for a Bead Tea and see if you like it! It’s absolutely free – log in, get comfy with your current project, and share and socialize online! Ask questions or give advice – up to you! And – we will …

Classes Upcoming:

April Virtual Class: Double Decker Bracelet – Apr 5 Virtual Class: Triangular Peyote Bails – Apr 7 In-Studio: Weathered Links – Apr 9 Virtual Class – Linked Bracelet in Metal Clay – Apr 10 Virtual Class – Flat Chenille Stitch Bracelet – Apr 12 In-Store: Pearl and Leather Knotting Apr 16 Virtual Class: Getting Started with Seed Beading: Spiral Rope – Apr 19 Virtual Class: Beaded Double Spiral Rope – Ukraine Fundraiser! – Apr 21 In-Store: Ice Resin Basics – Part I  – Apr 23 In-Store: Jewellery Making 101 – Apr 23 Virtual Class: Intro to Silver Metal Clay – …