Soldering Sampler

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

This workshop involves the fundamentals of soldering. Learn and hone a variety of soldering skills—connecting an open jump ring, adding a ring to another piece, and more.  Practice both sweat and spot soldering.  Leave with a variety of samples and a new set of skills.  No experience necessary.  Instructor: Kendra Brockmann NOTE:  This class serves...

$88

Lavaliere Wire Cloth Pendant

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Make this bead encrusted pendant exploring ways to use wire cloth and beads.  This luxurious looking pendant will be a fun exploration into these materials.  Hemming wire cloth and stitching beads using simple beading techniques will be covered.    No experience needed. Instructor:   Marilyn Moore. Registration is $105 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in...

$105

Pride Fest Make & Take Bracelet–family friendly

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Drop in or schedule an appointment to make an elastic bracelet.  Maximum capacity is 3 people at a time.  Great for adults and kids! Fast and fun. No experience necessary. $10/bracelet  

$10

Wire Caged Point

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Take your wirework skills to the next level by using wire to create a woven cage and bail onto a stone point. A gemstone point will be used with copper wire.  Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford. Pre-requisite:  basic wire working skills. Registration is $68 and includes all materials and instruction. Register in person, via phone at 319...

$68
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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamps

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join us during Gallery Walk to see Rick Hugill's gourd and wood lamps.  Rick 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. Opening night during Gallery...

Free

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...

$115

Make a Mala

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Make your own prayer bracelet, called a Mala, using elastic, beads, and a tassel.  Prayer beads are a traditional tool used to count the number of times a mantra is recited when praying or meditating.  Many religious practices use a form of mala. This mala will be in the Buddhist/Hindu tradition of 27 beads.  For those who choose...

$48
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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamps

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join us during Gallery Walk to see Rick Hugill's gourd and wood lamps.  Rick 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. Opening night during Gallery...

Free

CRAW Rubber Pendant

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Use your CRAW skills to incorporate rubber rings to make this 3-D pendant.  Learn to go from CRAW to RAW to make connections to the rings to form this square or diamond pendant.  We will use Toho 11/0 beads to make this piece.  Instructor: Karen Kubby Prerequisite:  Cubed Right Angle Weave skills—ask about a private...

$68
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Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamps

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join us during Gallery Walk to see Rick Hugill's gourd and wood lamps.  Rick 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. Opening night during Gallery...

Free
Recurring

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamps

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join us during Gallery Walk to see Rick Hugill's gourd and wood lamps.  Rick 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. Opening night during Gallery...

Free
Recurring

Rick Hugill’s Gourd Lamps

Beadology Iowa 220 E Washington St, Iowa City

Join us during Gallery Walk to see Rick Hugill's gourd and wood lamps.  Rick 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. Opening night during Gallery...

Free
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