Does not include service & handling fees, if applicable.
Learn the fundamental skills needed to create well-constructed beaded jewelry.
Techniques will include pearl knotting on silk with french wire, stringing with elastic, and with beading wire & crimp beads, and a woven bracelet. Projects will include bracelets, earrings and necklaces. Sources for materials will also be covered.
Marsha Davis is a professional jewelry instructor with over 20 years of experience - teaching beaded jewelry utilizing numerous techniques. She has been on the faculty of The 92nd Y Jewelry Center since 2000, teaching 5 classes per week. Previous experience includes the Craft Students League, The American Craft Museum and The American Museum of Natural History. Other teaching credits include workshops for Sugar Maples Center for Arts and Education, Newark Museum Arts Workshops, The Bead Society of Greater New York, The Long Island Bead Society, Beads by Blanche in Bergenfield, NJ, the Art School at Old Church in Demarest, NJ, and MAD Museum in NYC. Davis’s work is includes in The Art of Beaded Beads (2006) Lark Books.
Intro to Beaded Jewelry I
Beaded Jewelry Independent Study (Intermediate/Advanced)
Creative Beadwork and Beyond (Intermediate)
Free-Form Bead Cuff
Intro to Beaded Jewelry II
Super-Fast Beaded Jewelry
Knotted Pearl Necklace