Online - Beads and Wire - Course
This is a series of 2 x sessions - held online using Zoom.
Detailed information pdfs will be e-mailed each week in advance, and the session will be live, to work along together, demonstrate and help each student with any queries.
Get confident working with and shaping wire to create colourful jewellery pieces using wire and beads.
WHEN - Saturday mornings 10am - 12.30pm
2 weeks; - March 26, April 2
Over the two sessions of this short course - we will cover, through demonstrations and discussions; -
- Creating wire rings
- Decorating rings in different ways with beads
- Creating connections to make a chain of beads
- Creating and decorating wire frames
Great for both anyone who has already tried making jewellery or started beading, or for those with no jewellery experience at all yet.
Class held ONLINE using ZOOM - participants will need a device (phone, tablet, laptop or computer) with a working microphone, so they can join into the class, ideally also with a camera facility.
Can also be arranged as in person tuition at my Camden studio, as 1-1 tuition, or for a small group of friends that would like to come together!
Materials lists will be sent out in detail week by week, but in general, to take part in the course, students will need the following kit and materials; -
- Bead mat
- Chain nosed pliers
- Side cutter pliers
- Round nosed pliers
- 0.6, 0.8 and 1mm wire (silver or gold plated, or copper)
- Jump rings
- Earring hooks / clasps
- A selection of beads under 12mm diameter