Beading and wire wrapping workshops for 2019
Kit fees vary depending on the registrants desired materials.
at the Richmond Hill Creative Eye.
Payment is required when you arrive at the workshop unless otherwise stated in the workshop description.
SPRING 2019 WORKSHOPS
Advanced Wire weaving earrings - Two Day Workshop - Markham location
Date Added: January 13th, 2019
May 4th & 5th (2:30pm - 7pm)
This image displays earring that were made by experienced wire artisan. Your pair will not be exact. 6 weeks prior registration is required with deposit for sterling silver kits. Please bring food and drink for a 1/2 hour break at 5:30 - 6pm.
Please contact us
for the workshop fees as supplies are now limited.
Sterling Silver (0.925 Sterling Silver Wire)
Copper (Pure copper wire)
Silver Artistic Wire
Crystal Colours Available:
(subject to change without notice if not registered): Scarlet, Emerald, Light or Dark Sapphire, Jet, Golden Shadow, Silver Shadow, Amethyst, Tuquoise & Aquamarine
Druk Bead Colours Available:
(subject to change without notice if not registered): Red, emerald green, dark blue, black, topaz yellow, gray, purple, turquoise
Finish is optional and is included in the kit cost. Liver of Sulpher is used to pantina kits that contain copper or sterling silver and cannot be used on other kits. Pure Copper and Silver beads can be used instead of druks, in Sterling and Copper kits for those who want to apply the antique finish. Krylon is not provided but instruction for it's application will be included in the instruction manual.
*UPDATE* Black/Jet supplies are no longer available
SEATS AVAILABLE: 8 - THIS IS NOW FULL
Advanced, prior wire wrapping, coiling and weaving experience necessary
TOOLS TO BRING:
A list of tool will be issue upon registration payment. This is not a beginners workshop. 8 hours in workshop instruction is provided. You will be required to work on your piece between classes.
THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL. If you would like to take a future wire-wrap-weave EARRING workshop contact us.
If you are interested in learning more about wire wrapping weaving and coiling, we would love to show you. We hold demonstrations in our monthly meetings from time to time. Please ask us about it.
Tree Of Life Pendant (or earrings)
Date Added: November 3rd, 2018
Date to be Announced - 2 hours
Class Fee: $20 - Kit Fee: $20 - $25
The beautiful Tree of Life pendant can be worn at any occasion and by all ages. Your piece will be created on an existing circular finding making it easy to finish in the 2 hours alloted. Kits are $20 for earrings & $25 for a pendant on a chain.
You are welcome to bring your own supplies but please let us know and a list will be emailed to you. Registration for this workshop will start in November.
SEATS AVAILABLE: 5
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner - no previous experience needed.
TOOLS TO BRING: This list is long and will be supplied to you once we have received your registration request. If you are new to beading all tools will be supplied.
If you would like to take a future Tree of Life Workshop, please contact us.
UPCOMING (DATE TO BE SET)
Bead Weave Peyote BraceletDate Added: September 6th, 2017
Date to be Announced
Class Fee: To Be Announced
You will create a bracelet using the peyote weave to create an angular pattern.
Please contact us.
SEATS AVAILABLE: 4
Intermediate - previous bead weaving experience necessary - Peyote would be preferable.
TOOLS TO BRING:
Beading mat, lamp/magnifier # 11 or 12 beading needleSUPPLIES (to be confirmed):
toggle or other clasp, 6 OR 8lb Fireline or Wildfire, thread conditioner plus various sized Japanese seed beads. (Delica, Aikos or other tubular)