CONTACT ME TO SCHEDULE A CLASS:  njbf.creations@gmail.com or through this website.

I will also be teaching the Beading and Wire Wrapping Classes at the Grapevine Convention Center, Grapevine TX at the AKS Bead & Jewelry Shows:

February 24, 25 & 26

May 12, 13 & 14

August 4, 5 & 6

December 1, 2 & 3

 

 

BASIC BEADING CLASS –  2 HOUR CLASS $30.00

 

In this two hour course, you will learn:

>  the different types of beading wire and cord

>  how to begin a strand

>  how to use Guardians and how to attach clasps

>  how to finish off your necklace.

 

BASIC BEADING SUPPLIES:

49 Strand Beadalon .013

1 clasp

1 toggle or one toggle and one clasp for necklace

A bead board – to design your necklace

Your choice of beads-of course!

 

BASIC WIRE WRAPPING- 2 HOUR CLASS $45.00

 

In this two hour course, you will learn:

>  different types of wire

>  different sizes and shapes of wire

>  hardness of wire and it’s importance

>  how to determine how much wire you need for your project

>  tools to use with wire wrapping

>  how to shape & bend wire

>  how to make a traditional pendant

 

BASIC WIRE-WRAPPING SUPPLIES

 

>A Stone to wrap – No smaller than 1″ x 2″ and no larger than 2″ x 3″.

> Round Nose Pliers

> Flat Nose Pliers

> Bent Nose Pliers

> Wire Cutters

> Flat File (Barrett File)

 

MICROWAVE KILN & FUSED GLASS CLASS- 2 HOUR CLASS $30.00

 

In this class I will show you how to:

>cut and design the glass

>prepare it for the kiln.

>fire the piece(s)

>check them for proper melting/fusing

>how to cool them properly

 

You will not need any tools or supplies as I will furnish what you will need