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Bead Stringing University

Fine Jewelry With Beads

  

Learn what it takes to awaken and perfect your bead stringing skills, so you can graduate with flying colors and create your very own fine jewelry with beads.

Online lessons are free, creativity is encouraged!

 

Class is in session at Maralago Cay

 

Our live classes Fine Jewelry With Beads introduce you to a new hobby, and they are a wonderful social activity. And who knows, maybe you become the next hot jewelry designer in town?

Classes specially designed for:

Kids (fine motor skills, color coordination)

Adults (ongoing or comprehensive course)

Seniors (hand - eye coordination, success experience)

For a hands-on learning experience, check out the event calendar for classes near you!

For more info or to schedule a class >>

 

Beading is a success technique, and you will quickly learn from the ground up. To ensure that you enjoy your hobby for many years to come, we recommend that you follow the lessons in the sequence that they are listed.

 

 

Fine Jewelry With Beads

 

 

Apprentice Level

Beginners (Yellow Bracelet - Happiness)

 

Lesson 1: Intro and simple, single strand necklace on hard cord

Lesson 2: Multi strand necklace or bracelet on hard cord (contemporary or twisted)

Lesson 3: Crosslocking two strand bracelet

Lesson 4: Easy Earrings

Lesson 5: Advanced single strand necklace

Lesson 6: Easy peasy fancy necklace

Extra for Apprentices: Beaded Watch Band

 

 

Fellow Level

Intermediate (Orange Bracelet - Creativity)

 

Lesson 1: Kumihimo 8 or 16 strand cord

Lesson 2: Chinese necklace

Lesson 3: Basic wire work

Lesson 4: Pearl Knotting

Lesson 5: Daisy Chain Necklace

Lesson 6: Earring Wowzers

Extra for Fellows: Loom bracelet

 

 

Master Level

Advanced (Red Bracelet - Love)

 

Lesson 1: "The Goddess" necklace

Lesson 2: Bramble Vine Technique necklace and/or earrings

Lesson 3: Professional Pearl Knotting nested necklace

Lesson 4: Kumihimo with beads

Lesson 5: "Children of the World"

Lesson 6: Rosary or chain link necklace

Extra for Masters: Get certified as an instructor

 

 

Tricks Of The Trade

Tips and Secrets - All Levels

 

Page 1: Tools

Page 2: Stringing materials and their use

Page 3: Size Charts

Page 4: The most common mistakes you can avoid

Page 5: The Things They Don't Teach You In Class

Page 6: A Word About Design

Extra Tip: Pricing and Selling Your Finished Jewelry

 

 

Guest Designs

Just For Fun - Various Levels

 

Page 1: "DoDo Balls from Hell" by Sabina Leclerc

Page 2: Flower Power rings

Glossary

Repair Manual

 

Fine Jewelry With Beads

 

Our instructors carry limited supplies when teaching classes. To ensure that you have all the supplies needed for your project, you may purchase materials ahead of time.

Here is a list of trusted and friendly local bead stores that we specifically recommend:

Where to buy beads >>

 

Why did my necklace break? 15 things you should know before you have your pearls restrung

Previous Stringing/Teaching References

 

All jewelry designs, concept, images, lessons, logo, stringing techniques and teaching methods for "Fine Jewelry With Beads" are intellectual property protected by Copyright by Love & Peace Project. All rights reserved.

 

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