Wire Woven Loop Earrings

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Learn to wrap thinner wire around thicker wire. This is a contemporary wire wrapping technique. Create a loop with this technique. Slip a recycled glass donut on this loop to form a lovely earring. Add an ear wire or create your own post. No experience needed. Instructor: Zanetta Hoehle. Registration is $72 and includes all...

$72.00

Roaring Twenties Beaded Bracelet

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Discover an easy to learn netting stitch from the Roaring Twenties using Toho seed beads. No book or magazine uses this stitch in a project—it is an exclusive Beadology Iowa stitch. You will create a graceful bracelet in no time at all. No previous experience necessary. Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: www.kirkwood.edu...

$60.00

Gyrls Night Out: Circle CRAW Earrings

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Using two sizes of Toho round beads and Cubed Right Angle weave to make a curved piece. Connect it into a circle. Embellish the circle on the bottom with more CRAW units and the sides with stitchin’ in the ditch. This is a fun way to use your CRAW skills. Instructor: Karen Kubby. Pre-requisite: basic...

$60.00

Designing with CRAW Chain

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Participants will make a long cubed right angle weave chain with one size of round Toho beads. Decisions on where to stitch the chain together will be determined by the student. There are endless ways to use this strategy to complete a unique piece. Tips and tricks for this decision making will be shared. Instructor:...

$68.00

Peyote Slide on Spiral Herringbone

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Students will learn or review spiral herringbone and make a lariat. A slide to connect two sides of the lariat will be made with Delicas with peyote stitch. The slide...

$72.00

Make Glass Beads

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

This class will teach you the art of lampworking, a technique of using a torch and melting glass rods to create various shapes. Safety and appropriate equipment handling are emphasized. Your beads will need to stay in a kiln overnight to be annealed. No previous experience needed. NOTE: Participants must be at least 15 years...

$105.00

Boro Beads

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

This is an intermediate class for those with some lampworking experience. Use borosilicate glass to make glass beads. Instructor: Karen Kubby. Pre-requisite: Intro to Lampworking—see classes on Jan.18 & Feb....

$105.00

Raised Diamond Bracelet

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Put your flat even count peyote stitch skills to the test. Use a background of Delicas and 3 sizes of Toho round seed beads to create a repeating pattern that undulates beautifully. The focus of this class will be about following a pattern and pulling tight to synch down when decreasing. Participants will likely not...

$78

Electric Vehicles in Iowa City–VERV

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Co-sponsored by Mayor Bruce Teague, join us for information about the City of Iowa City’s climate action plan and how electric vehicles fit in. Women from VERV, the local electric vehicle dealership, will talk about the various EV options and how it is possible to use excess electricity from your solar panels to fuel your...

Free

Voices of the Stones Trunk Show

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join Carole and Mary from New York for a Voices of the Stones trunk show. The Bead Lab will be full of stone (raw to delicate and everything in between), pearls, metals, and glass.  Come to touch, explore, learn, and take home.

Free

Blown Spheres

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Learn to manipulate and blow hollow tubing to create a sphere. Then learn to make a bail (loop) so you can hang your spheres. Instructor: Benjamin Revis, UI Scientific Glass Blower. Prerequisite: Intro to Hollow Glass Work on March 1. Registration is $105 and includes all materials, instruction, and use of studio and tools. Register...

$105.00

Roaring Twenties Beaded Bracelet

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Discover an easy to learn netting stitch from the Roaring Twenties using Toho seed beads. No book or magazine uses this stitch in a project—it is an exclusive Beadology Iowa stitch. You will create a graceful bracelet in no time at all. No previous experience necessary. Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: www.kirkwood.edu...

$60.00
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