Bloom Where You’re Planted

If you’ve been anywhere near a garden centre, you know that there are flats of bright colourful flowers, herbs and other greenery ready for your home garden. BeadFX classes are blooming too. Whether you’re a Seed Bead Snapdragon, a Wirework Water Lily or a Metalwork Marigold, we have a class or open session for you! As a matter of interest, gardening and crafts have similar benefits for adults: Encourages use of all motor skills Learning new skills challenges the brain and promotes problem-solving Reduces stress levels and promotes relaxation Improves wellbeing as a result of social interaction Promotes self-esteem Here are …

Introducing … Afternoon Bead Tea

Are you looking for a time to bead and make new friends – but the evenings just don’t work for you? Then join us at Afternoon Bead Tea! From 1:00 – 3:00pm on alternating Thursdays, I (Pam Kearns) will be hosting and sharing tips and techniques as you work on your own projects. You’ll also be among the first to see new weekly update products before they hit the store! I am BeadFX’s class coordinator and teach classes in several techniques. My project, Boho Bangle, was recently published in the June/July 2012 issue of Beadwork. I’m passionate about beading and …