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October 2019

Gyrls Night Out:  Metal Star Holiday Ornament

October 25 @ 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$88

Use a jeweler’s saw to cut out a star from metal sheeting.  Embellish the star using stamping techniques.  Add a ring or string for hanging and you are ready to go.  A great gift idea.  No experience needed. Instructor:  Maggie Joynt. Registration is $88 and includes all materials, instruction, and use of studio and tools.  Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Pop-up Card & Envelope

October 26 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

Learn the art of folding paper to create a simple pop-up card.  Create a matching envelope.  No beads involved in this project.  This card will have to go to someone special. No experience needed.  Instructor:  Alyssa Jakowchuk. Registration is $60 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Double Braided Copper Bracelet

October 26 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

Take yards of copper wire and learn a fast and fun braiding technique.  Make two braids and insert them into cones and add a clasp. A fast and furious class. Be sure to stretch your hands out before, during, and after class.  No experience necessary.  Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford. Registration is $60 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.    

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Double St. Petersburg Chain Bracelet through Kirkwood

October 29 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

This stitch originated in Russia.  This class will get you familiar with the double version of this stitch with lots of repetition to create a bracelet. This stitch is great for making leaf motifs, too.  You will use Toho seed beads and pressed glass from the Czech Republic. Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: www.kirkwood.edu and go to Continuing Education and then search for Beadology Iowa under the instructor search.  On site registrations will be taken if registration…

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November 2019

Russian Leaves Earrings

November 2 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$68

Use your peyote skills to learn diagonal peyote with Delica seed beads.  Embellish your leaves with Toho round seed beads.  These leaves are wonderful as a pendant, earrings, or a branch full of them cascading down a lariat.  Modifications to make them thinner, wider, and longer will be discussed.  Instructor: Karen Kubby. Pre-requisite:  basic peyote skills. Registration is $68 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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2-strand Memory Wire Bracelet

November 2 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

Use memory wire to make a 2-stranded cuff bracelet.  Use a 2-hole bead or spacer bar to connect your two strands.  Learn to use memory wire tools to make loops on the ends of your cuff.  This is a great way for people who normally don’t wear bangles to get a bracelet style without a clasp that fits properly.  No experience necessary.  Instructor:  Alyssa Jakowchuk. Registration is $60 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at…

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Intro to Boro Glass Work

November 3 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$105

Learn how to manipulate solid borosilicate glass.  Participants will make a pawn, basic marble, and an icicle pendant.   Instructor:  Benjamin Revis, UI’s Scientific Glass Blower. Note:  This class serves as a pre-requisite for Wings-n-Things class on Nov. 10 and the Figure Study class on Dec. 1. Registration is $105 and includes all materials, instruction, use of studio and tools, and annealing.  Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Kraft with Kittens

November 7 @ 4:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Hosted by Iowa City Animal Care & Adoption Center, meet adoptable kittens during this open craft-session. 15% of all sales will go to the Iowa City Animal Care & Adoption Center.  Wish list donations will be accepted at the store beginning Oct. 21st until the evening of the event. Check out the wishlist found here: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1B2HPLQ4MHIEX/ref=hz_ls_biz_ex?pldnSite=1

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Gyrls Night Out: Winged Earrings

November 8 @ 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

Use a combination of peyote stitch and herringbone with Delica 11/0 beads to create a small wing.  Sew this wing together and embellish with a larger focal bead. Add an ear wire and you are ready for the weekend.  Optional dutch treat snacks and drinks after class in a nearby downtown location.  Instructor: Karen Kubby. Prerequisite:  Peyote stitch skills. Registration is $60 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Tree of Life Pendant

November 9 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$68

Learn to use copper wire and gemstone chips to create a pendant.  This project will be slightly different each time you do it.  Great gift item for friends and family.  No experience necessary.  Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford. Registration is $68 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Wing-n-Things: Next Steps in Boro Glass Work

November 10 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$105.00

Take your nexts steps in manipulating boro glass.  Learn to shape, sculpt, and carve glass to make wings and things.   Instructor:  Benjamin Revis, UI’s Scientific Glass Blower. Pre-requisite:  Intro to Boro on Nov. 3. Registration is $105 and includes all materials, instruction, use of studio and tools, and annealing.  Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Twined Tree Ornament/Pendant

November 16 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$138

This tree motif is perfect as a winter holiday ornament or as a pendant.  Explore wire twining with fine wire, blending color then embellishing to create lights on the tree.   No experience needed.   Instructor: Marilyn Moore. Registration is $138 and includes all materials, instruction, and use of studio and tools.  Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Double St. Petersburg Chain Bracelet through Kirkwood

November 18 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$60

This stitch originated in Russia.  This class will get you familiar with the double version of this stitch with lots of repetition to create a bracelet. This stitch is great for making leaf motifs, too.  You will use Toho seed beads and pressed glass from the Czech Republic. Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: www.kirkwood.edu and go to Continuing Education and then search for Beadology Iowa under the instructor search.  On site registrations will be taken if registration…

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 22 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Next Steps in Making Glass Beads: Flame II

November 23 @ 1:08 AM - 2:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$105

Continue to explore the art of lampworking with a torch and glass rods.  In this class, you will learn more techniques for manipulating color, making the perfect dot, and shaping with a goal of making a variety of more complicated shapes, including a hollow fish bead.  Your beads will be annealed overnight at the store. Instructor: Karen Kubby.  Prerequisite:  Make Glass Beads or flamework studio experience must be demonstrated.  Registration is $105 and includes all materials, instruction, use of studio…

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 23 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 24 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 25 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 26 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 27 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 28 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 29 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Wire Wrapped Ring

November 30 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$48

Use wire to capture beads by wrapping them strategically.  Learn to fit your ring to size.  You will make 2 rings in this class.  Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford. Registration is $48 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

November 30 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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December 2019

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 1 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 2 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 3 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 4 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 5 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 6 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 7 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 8 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 9 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 10 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 11 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 12 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

Find out more »

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamp Exhibit & Sale

December 13 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Daily from Nov. 22 through Dec. 13
Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Free

Rick Hugill is a local woodworker.  He takes locally grown gourds and transforms them into amazing lamps.  Using ink, drilling, and adding beads, he creates one of a kind lampshades with handmade wooden bases.  His exhibit will include floor and table lamps.

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