2014 Summer Workshops Are Here


Expand and enhance your beading repertoire.

Acquire new skills and hone some old ones with these inspirational projects.

Workshop prices include all materials and two hours of instruction. 10% off extra materials, day of class.

Space limited to 4 seats per session.

Call 310.395.0033 or stop by to hold your spot with a credit card. 

Cancellation fee for workshops will apply if enrollment is not cancelled at least 24 hours prior. 

Should an evening class @ 5 p.m. better suit your schedule, choose a class that is offered that day and inquire about instructor availability.


(Through Aug. 18)

Images under Glass – 11 a.m.


Create a funky necklace with pendants you assemble with glass, paper images, metal findings, chain and your imagination. ($35, all materials included).

Wire Wrapping Beads – 2 p.m.


Use beaded wire to wrap around a gold-filled base and wrap Swarovski crystals to make a pair of elegant earrings. ($65, all materials included).


(Through Aug. 19)

Bead Collage – 11 a.m.


Recycle broken beads, seed beads and all kinds of trinkets to decorate a picture frame. ($40, all materials included).

Flower Candleholder – 2 p.m.


Access the art of French beaded flowers to decorate a wire-frame candleholder. ($45, all materials included).


(Through Aug. 20)

Looming Large – 11 a.m.


Combine thread, seed beads, leather and a clasp on a tool called a loom and you have a wonderful bracelet. ($45, Loom and all materials included).

RAW Bracelet – 2 p.m.


Learn right angle weave, an off-loom beadweaving stitch with many possibilities to make this you-will-get-many-compliments bracelet. ($35, all materials included).


(Through Aug. 21)

Knotty Mala – 11 a.m.


Knot 108 beads together on silk and add a Brazilian crystal to create a spiritual necklace. ($50, all materials included)

Simple Loop Rosary – 2 p.m.


Learn to use a new-to-the-bead-world plier, called a Looper to make simple loops while assembling a rosary with semi-precious stones and a vermeil cross. ($60, all materials included. Looper optional at 10% off.)


(Through Aug. 22)

Rhinestones!! – 11 a.m.


Weave cords through and around rhinestone chain and rollo chain to make your own personal sparkly wonderment. ($50, all materials included.)

Rainbow Earrings – 2 p.m.


Wire wrap cubic zirconia beads in the chromatic order of the rainbow to make simple earrings with sterling silver or gold-filled earwires. ($45, all materials included.)

** Materials in the kits may not exactly match the class project **