Learn the popular technique of Single Stitch bead crochet in this class and make the bracelet, "Beginnings" - only offered in this class. Students will learn how to read patterns, crochet the stitch, start, add thread and end their piece with a clasp. A great technique for those who already crochet or knit as it uses the single stitch method. Visit their website or Call to register at 574.371.2777.
Mar 24 - Mar 25
The midwest's famous Art Glass & Bead Show, held at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, WI. Get your bead crochet supplies this weekend and watch bead crochet DEMOS all weekend. Come take a class, shop, do the famous Friday Make-N-Take and visit the many vendors waiting to meet you!
Using the same stitch as yarn crochet, students will learn how to make artwork-inspired bead crochet bracelets. During class students will learn how to crochet the stitch and incorporate beads, how to read bead crochet patterns and how to finish pieces. Technical aspects of the class include how to adjust the design for sizing, how to overcome mistakes such as missed stitches or incorrect bead stringing, adding thread and beads, and thread and hook usage. Call (608) 987-3292 or go to the website
Learn the popular technique of Single Stitch bead crochet in this class and make the "Ombre" bracelet. Choose from 6 colors! Retiring the pattern to my website after this class. Students will learn how to read patterns, crochet the stitch, start, add thread and end their piece with a clasp. A great technique for those who already crochet or knit as it uses the single stitch method. Visit the website or call 574.371.2777.
Apr 28 - Apr 29
Visit my booth for all day Bead Crochet DEMOS! Purchase your bead crochet supplies and see lots of exciting vendors at this famous event. Hundreds of vendors with beads, supplies, kits, patterns & more. Take a class and stock up!
Join us at The Beaded Peacock in Winona Lake, IN for an Intermediate Bead Crochet class. Students will practice bead crochet using varied sizes of seed beads, pearls, and crystals or 11/0 seed beads and will learn to complete an invisible join in their work, creating one bangle bracelet. Experience in bead crochet is necessary to take this class. Visit their website or call 574.317.2777.
Learn the popular technique of Single Stitch bead crochet in this class at the famous Funky Hannah's in Racine, WI! Students will learn how to read patterns, crochet the stitch, start, add thread and end their piece with a clasp. A great technique for those who already crochet or knit. This design is called “Cranberry Delight”. Go online or Call Funky's to sign up - Seats are still open! (262) 634-6088
Jan 11 - Jan 14
I'll be at the Pasadena Bead & Design Show! Stop by for a bead crochet demonstration and stock up on patterns, kits & supplies for bead crocheting. Open to the public --everyone is welcome. Shop and buy direct from over 300 artisans and tradespeople at excellent prices --beads, art clothing, jewelry, gemstones, textiles, findings, embellishments; the largest selection of handcrafted beads, art jewelry & gems.
A cute, fun Memory Wire Cuff that doesn’t look like it’s on memory wire! Using a basic bead weaving technique and picot edging for a delicate look, you’ll follow a repeating bead pattern using seed beads and czech fire polish beads. This pretty, sparkly bracelet goes together quickly on memory wire for an easy piece that can be finished in class. Students may be able to finish in class. Take-home instructions provided.
Learn the popular technique of Single Stitch bead crochet in an all day class. Students will learn how to read patterns, crochet the stitch, start, add thread and end their piece with a clasp. A great technique for those who already crochet or knit as it uses the single stitch method. NOTE: class is Eastern Standard Time!
Learn the basics of bead crochet and/or use this as a refresher course! Students will work on a basic beaded bracelet. If you're had trouble starting your bead crochet project - this is the class for you!
Oct 26 - Oct 29
Teaching and Exhibiting at BeadFest Tacoma 2017 - the PREMIER Pacific Northwest bead show. 5 days of classes, beads, supplies and Make&Takes for bead lovers! Sign up for one of my classes or visit me at booth #520. I'll be doing demonstrations all 3 days
Come learn the intriguing technique of Single Stitch Bead Crochet. In this all day class, you'll learn how to make this lovely bracelet from start to finish - how to crochet with this stitch, how to finish the piece, and much more including missed stitches and adding thread. Have Debbie help you select these colors too, as she helped me choose mine!
Art along the Canals of lovely Winona Lake! Come visit me at this one day event - food, art, lakes and canals, and a cardboard boat race along the canal too! I'll be doing demo's of bead crocheting all day if you'd like to see how this necklace was made. And the Beaded Peacock bead, jewelry and art store is along the canal as well. Make it a great holiday weekend start!
Aug 8 - Aug 10
In this two-part class I'll be teaching intermediate bead crocheting skills, including the invisible join, how to add thread, and tips and tricks to working with different threads and bead types and sizes. Call for class sign-ups. 574-371-2777. Classes are EST
Aug 5 - Aug 6
Please visit me at my first ever Art Event - The 59th Annual Chesterton Art Fair – Saturday and Sunday, August 5 & 6, 2017 Event Details 5 August 2017 from 10-5pm 6 August 2017 from 10-4pm.
Jul 14 - Jul 15
Come and get a bracelet (or two!!) at my Bracelet Bar! Earrings, Necklaces, & Bracelets available. Visit me at my booth at the Hunt & Gather Market Friday evening, July 14, 5-10 pm & Saturday, July 15, 10 am - 5 pm. Food, entertainment & lots of interesting things to see & buy!