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Stringing: Introduction to Jewelry Making

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This class is the perfect start for someone who has never made jewelry before, but would like to learn. Become skilled in the fundamental techniques of stringing beads and basic wire wrapping to create a design all your own. Each student will be given the knowledge to learn about the different types of beads, tools and findings used to create jewelry. Projects include necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. Please see supply list for class (estimated cost is $40 to $50 depending on your taste).


Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Bowie Learning Center

Shelli Hoggarth 



Please read:  FOR AGES 18 & UP. SUPPLY LIST: All of these items can be purchased at the following craft stores: Hobby Lobby, Michaels, or JoAnn’s. Please email if you have any questions. Tools *One of the following: Crimp Pliers Round Nose Pliers Chain Nose Pliers Flat Nose Pliers Wire Cutters Design/Beading Board Beading Mat Stringing Materials *One pack of the following in your choice of color: Beading Wire (at least 7-strand) – Common brands: Soft Flex, Accuflex, Beadalon Chain - medium size 3mm to 6mm (at least 18") Memory Wire – bracelet size 20 or 22 gauge Wire - Artistic Wire is a good brand Findings *One pack of the following in your choice of color: Crimp Beads (at least 2.5mm) Crimp Covers (at least 3.5mm) Jump Rings (4mm-5mm) Earring Wires Clasps - toggle or lobster (depending on your taste) Head or Eye Pins Beads* Buy an assortment according to your taste. Play around with colors, shapes and sizes and try to include the following: 1 – Focal bead for necklace Czech Glass seed beads (2 packs of 6/0 or 4/0 sizes) *The instructor will have a limited amount of beads available if you aren't sure what to buy before class starts. Instructor will go over all supplies during the first class, so don't worry about not having all your supplies by the first class.



Registration Closes On
Thursday, January 9, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/9/2020 - 1/30/2020 Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Weatherford, Bowie Learning Center  Map Shelli Hoggarth