Sample menu of workshops in our current rotation. Detailed information including dates and new classes can be found in current class schedule: http://www.thebuffalobeadgallery.com/this-months-classes/
Kumihimo Workshop: Learn this popular technique for creating ropes of beads. A bracelet using C-Lon and seed beads will be made in the workshop. Students will leave with the skills to make a Kumihimo bracelet or necklace with leather, silk or beads. The workshop includes Kumihimo disk, instructions and cords for 1 bracelet. Beads and findings NOT included but will receive 15% off on day of workshop. Workshop is $25.00. ($22.99 + 2.01tax) Please allow for 2 ½ hours.
Crochet with Kevin: Learn the basics of single crochet. We will make an attractive wire crochet bracelet using the skills taught in class. So easy, it’s Astonishing! Workshop fee for one bracelet: $25.00 ($22.99 + $2.01 tax) includes ALL supplies
Beginner Peyote: Ready for a new stitch? Using 8º delicas, make 5 peyote tubes in class. Workshop includes beads and supplies for 1 pair of earrings or a simple necklace. $25.00 ($22.99 + $2.01tax)
Pearl Knotting Workshop: Lovely Floating necklace on silk cord. An intro to pearl knotting and finishing technique, not your average knotting class. $30.00 includes all materials for one necklace. Students that day will receive 25% off fresh water pearls! ($27.59 + $2.41 tax)
Wacky Wire Workshop: Tired of the same old wire wraps or boring bails? With this free form bail workshop you’ll have more options. Includes practice stones, chain, findings for 1 necklace, and choice of pendant to wrap. $25.00 ($22.99 + $2.01 tax)
Leather Lunacy: Stuck on what to get a special man in your life, here are some ideas for you! Choose 2 different projects from 4 samples that utilize leather. Great workshop to take with in town guests or simply learn a new techniques. Workshop is $26.00 including tax and all supplies. (23.91 + 2.09 tax)
Tassel Me Not: Not too sure what do to with tassels or your favorite charm? With Superduos, 11º, 8º, and 6º seed beads make a single or double wrap bracelet .Single wrap $14.00 ($12.87 + $1.13 tax) or double strand $16.00 ($14.71 + $1.29 tax)
Organic Drop: Getting tired of boring wiring? Make pendants and embellish them with beads ranging from 4mm to 8mm. You will learn how to make a swirl, hammer wire, and be assisted with bead placement. $16.00 ($14.71 + 1.29 tax) for the first, $12.00 (11.03 + 0.97 tax) for the second.
Birds Nest Workshop: Lovely gift for a special person, make two wire wrapped birds’ nests utilizing wire, birth stone colors and pearls. All supplies included. (Chain for one necklace, 20 Swarovski 4mm crystals, and 10 Swarovski pearls) Makes a lovely pendant or earrings. $30.00 all in ($27.59 + 2.41tax)
Bracelet Bananza: Stay trendy and make a wrist full of bracelets. Use elastic or memory wire to create the multi strand look. Three elastic bracelets or one memory wire bracelet. $10.00 ($9.20 + $0.80 tax) for one set (three times around) or $18.00 ($16.55 + $1.45 tax) for two sets (six times around).
Loopy Love Workshop: Make 3 hearts of wire, learning the basics of twisting and hammering wire with accents of beads. Includes chain (max 20 inches) for 1 necklace and optional ear wires. $21.00 ($19.31 + $1.69 tax)
Multi Strand Bracelet: Have some extra seed beads in your stash? Use 8º seed beads to make a multi strand bracelet and learn the basics of using wire protectors and crimping. A selection of seed beads will be provided. Workshop is $18.00 all in ($16.55 + $1.45 tax).