St. Catharines, 211 Martindale Road  905-641-9900                       Burlington, 4155 Fairview Street (just East of Walkers Line) 905-631-0022
 

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Sat. Jan. 16

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Peyote Waves
 

Learn the basics of flat even count peyote using 2 different bead sizes or types to create an undulating cuff.
Level: Beginner.

Sat Jan. 23

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Right Angle Weave Band
 

Learn the basics of flat right angle weave to create a bracelet band and then use a simple embellishment to add some Glam.
Level: Beginner +. Some beadweaving experience helpful
 

Sat Jan. 23

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Right Angle Weave Band
 

Learn the basics of flat right angle weave to create a bracelet band and then use a simple embellishment to add some Glam.
Level: Beginner +. Some beadweaving experience helpful
 

Sat Mar 5

1:00 -3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

 

Frilly Spiral Rope

 

 

Spiral rope and peyote stitch work together to make a great rope that may be used for a bracelet or necklace.

Level: Beginner

Sat. Jan. 16

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Peyote Waves
 

Learn the basics of flat even count peyote using 2 different bead sizes or types to create an undulating cuff.
Level: Beginner.

Sat. Jan. 16

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Peyote Waves
 

Learn the basics of flat even count peyote using 2 different bead sizes or types to create an undulating cuff.
Level: Beginner.

Sun Mar 6

1:00 -3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

 

Flat Herringbone Cuff

 

 

Learn the basics of the Flat Herringbone Stitch while learning about graphs.  Design options are endless!

Level: Beginner+; must be comfortable with a needle and thread.

Sat Feb 15

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Dazzling Crystal Bracelet
 

 

Beautiful Swarovski crystals come together in a fun, easy-to-learn bracelet.

Level:  Beginner

Sun Jan. 31

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Cellini Spiral
 

Combining different size seed beads and tubular peyote create a spiral pattern.
Level: Beginner +.

Sun Feb 13

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

Pondo African Circle Stitch
 

 This stitch uses 2 sizes of seed beeds to create a silky cuff.
Level: Intermediate.

Sat Feb 27

1:00-3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

 

Bohemian Brick Cuff
 
 
 

Learn the basics of brick stitch and multiple colours and sizes of beads to create a fun cuff.
Level: Beginner +. Some beadweaving experience helpful
 

Sat Mar 12

1:00 -3:30 pm

Teacher: Karen R.

 

Anemone Bracelet

 

 

Your anemone bracelet is created using a simple fringing technique and different looks can be achieved depending on the accent beads chosen.

Level: Beginner +

 

Sat Nov 22

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Just Rollin' Along
 

This is a great introduction to the art of beadweaving!  Very easy and fun, you'll learn the basics of seed beads and make a great bracelet.

Level:  Beginner

Sat Nov 8

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Promenade Bangle
 

While making this gorgeous bangle, learn to beadweave with some of the new 2-hole beads.  The look is fun and unique!

Level:  Beginner+; some experience with seed beads required

Sat Oct 25

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Basket Weave Bracelet
 

Here's a gorgeous way to use the new half-Tila beads or Super-Duos.  Slinky and elegant, lots of fun to make.

Level:  Beginner+; some experience with seed beads required

Sat Oct 18

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Tila Swirl
 
 

This lovely variation of Spiral Rope incorporates Tila beads and is quick and easy to work up for a gorgeous bracelet.  You'll learn the basics of Spiral Rope - once you do, the variations are endless!

Level: Beginner

Sat Feb 28

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Spiral Herringbone
 

This striking herringbone rope

is woven with contrasting

seed beads and delicas.  The look is elegant and versatile for a necklace or bracelet

Level: Beginner+; some seed bead experience required

Sun Oct 4

1- 3:30

Teacher: Karen R

Russian Spiral
 

This tubular stitch uses two bead

sizes in an elegant spiral that works

up quickly and easily.  Different bead choices give each one a unique look.

Level: Beginner+; must be comfortable with needle and thread

Tue Mar 24

1- 3:30

Teacher: Karen

Even Count Peyote
Stitch Bracelet
 

Learn the basic even count peyote stitch.  We make it easy with 1.8mm cube beads.  The finished cuff is supple and silky - a delight to wear!

Level: Beginner

Sun Oct 25

1 - 3:30

Teacher: Karen R

Tubular Herringbone
 
 

A beautiful weave, tubular

herringbone works up as a gorgeous bracelet.  This one incorporates seed beads and two-hole duos for a unique look.

Level:  Intermediate

Sat Sept 12

1- 3:30

Teacher: Karen R

Spiral Rope
 

 

 

Learn the basic Spiral Rope weave while making a lovely bracelet.  Discussion on bead combinations for different looks will have you wanting to make more.

Level: Beginner

Tues Feb 7

10:30-1

Teacher: Karen

Flat Herringbone

Come and learn this versatile and fun stitch.  This is a great class for someone who has never picked up a needle and thread.

Level: Novice

Sat May 6

10:30-1

Teacher: Karen

Russian Leaves

Create this versatile bead shape using Delica beads and diagonal peyote stitch.  Use them in earrings, pendants and cluster them in focal pieces.

Skill level: Advanced Beginner

Sun May 7

12:30-3

Teacher: Karen

Oglala Stitch Necklace
 

Layers of beaded fringe give this necklace a lacy look.

Level:  Beginner

Sat May 13

10:30-1

Teacher: Karen

Super Duo Carpet

Skill level: Advanced Beginner

Sun June 4

12:30-3

Teacher: Karen

Crystal Windows

Learn to add crystals to an odd count flat peyote bracelet.

Level:  Intermediate

Sat June 17

10:30-1

Teacher: Karen

Wavecrest Beaded Focal

A curvy variation of cellini spiral stops the show. (original design by Jill Wiseman)

Skill level: Intermediate

Sat June 24

10:30-1

Teacher: Karen R.

Crystal Sliders

It won't be a question of which one to make, instead it will be how many can I make! String these sparkly beads by themselves or in bunches on beaded ropes, chain or leather for bracelets, necklaces or earrings. Class includes instructions for a slim herringbone stitch rope.
 

Level: Advanced Beginners

Sat June 24

1:30-4

Teacher: Karen R.

Rope of Many Colours

Two sizes and a mix of colours come together to create a slim Russian spiral rope for drama or fun!

Level: Intermediate