JULY/AUG/SEPT 2017 CLASSES

WE OFFER  CLASSES IN THE ARTWORK OF BEADING. THE INSTRUCTORS AT KNOT JUST BEADS  HAVE A COMBINED TEACHING EXPERIENCE OF OVER 40 YEARS. WE ARE DEDICATED  TO THE ART OF BEADWORK AS WELL AS THE KNOWLEDGE OF TECHNIQUES USED. OUR  INSTRUCTORS WILL USE THEIR EXPERTISE TO LEAD YOU THROUGH AN EXPLORATION  OF BEADWORK THAT IS UNPARALLELED. YOU WILL LEAVE CLASS NOT ONLY WITH THE  UNDERSTANDING OF HOW A TECHNIQUE PERTAINS TO THE PROJECT AT HAND, BUT  YOU WILL ALSO BE ABLE TO TAKE THAT TECHNIQUE AND CREATE YOUR OWN  WONDERFUL BEADED OBJECTS OF ART


Need  a place to just get away for the day or a few hours and bead. Try our  Free Open Bead. Every  Friday we offer a Free open bead session. Relax  in the serenity of our classroom while you work on your projects. This  is a non instructional time for you to get any craft project done(or  started). Join others who share your enthusiasm for crafting. Bring a  lunch or order out. Staff is available to help with basic questions.  Come and join the girls for a fun afternoon.

JULY CLASSES


NEW AURORA PENDANT: This floral motif pendant comes to us from designer favorite, Ella Des.  Students will embellish a bezel Rivoli with Piggy beads, super duos, rounds, and seed bead.

FEE: $20.00

Saturday, July 29 10:30-12:30


BEAD EMBROIDERY STUDIO: Have you taken the cabochon workshop and need some help getting pieces finished or do you just need a little creative jump start? This is the studio for you! Students will work at their own pace while learning advanced cabochon techniques. Prerequisite: Cabochon workshop.

FEE: $15.00

Saturday, July 29 2:00-4:00

AUGUST CLASSES

NEW DAISY BEADED BEADS: Floral motif beaded beads with a bit of an edge. Students will marvel at the unique way in which these beaded beads come together. FEE: $15.00

Saturday, Aug. 5 10:30-12:30


NEW CANDY PENDANT: This pendant looks great in any color combo from brites to monochromatic. Another great design from Ella Des.

FEE: $20.00

Saturday, Aug. 5 2:00-4:00


NEW TWIN PEAKS: Turn Peyote stitch on edge in this multi layer bracelet class. I’m sure you’ll be making more than just one Perfect for any skill level.

FEE: $20.00

Saturday, Aug. 12  10:30-12:30


NEW ON THE PLUS SIDE: Make a positive addition to your jewelry wardrobe with the eye catching pendant! Instructions for a matching bracelet will also be included.

FEE: $20.00

Saturday, Aug. 12  2:00-4:00


NEW SABA BRACELET: In this class students will combine two different bead stitches to create a fun twisty bracelet using Crescent and fire polish. Design by Ella Des.

FEE: $20.00

Saturday, Aug. 19 10:30-12:30


NEW BEADTREAT: Theme: Alternative edging techniques. Prerequisite: Cabochon workshop(Bead embroidery workshop). FEE: $45.00 - includes lunch

Sunday, Aug. 20 11:00-4:00


NEW TERRA BRACELET: Super Duo beads turn this way and that in this cuff style bracelet, embellished with Gekko beads. Weave in multiple bright colors for a casual look or metallics for a dressy look. FEE: $20.00

Saturday, Aug. 26 10:30-12:30


SEPTEMBER CLASSES

NEW SCISSOR CASE: Students will learn design and construction skills in this Advanced Peyote stitch class. A pattern will be provided or students may design their own. Students must be comfortable working in Peyote stitch.

FEE: $25.00

Saturday, Sept. 2 10:30-1:30


NEW BEADTREAT: Theme: Incorporating shaped beads. Prerequisite: Cabochon workshop(Bead embroidery workshop).

FEE: $45.00 - includes lunch

Sunday, Sept. 17 11:00-4:00

ETSY & LAMPWORK CLASSES

The following classes are scheduled on a one on one basis. Contact the store for available times.


INTRO TO GLASS BEADMAKING:
Learn  the art of making glass beads from Milwaukee's only nationally   exhibiting lampwork glass Artist, ROBERT JENNIK. Robert has over 15   years of hot glass experience with Moretti glass and has taught at the   Bead & Button Show. Enjoy the quiet, meditative experience of   melting glass with the Minor Bench Burner torch while you create   lampwork beads of your own. Limit 2 students. Class fee includes  supplies. FEE: $80.00/ 4 hours


ALL ABOUT ETSY
This  class offers some quick solutions to allow you to sell items  online.  The basics in photographing small items, such as beaded jewelry  will be  demonstrated. Manipulation of photos in ADOBE PHOTOSHOP will  be shown.  The second half of this class will be a live online setup of  your very  own Etsy.com site. This class will take place using a  MACINTOSH IMAC  computer system. Topics will include:
1) Linking to a paypal account to allow people around the world to purchase from your shop.
2) How to place keywords to enable others to find your site using the GOOGLE search engine.
3) How to set-up sections, shipping options, and load items to sell.
Students will receive up to 10 images of your jewelry ready to load to their Etsy web site.
FEE: $45.00/ 3 hours

THE FINE PRINT

  • 1) All class fees are due in full at  the time of registration, and are non-refundable, and non-transferable.  Registration may be done in person, with Mastercard, Visa, Discover or  cash. Due to the popularity of our classes we are unable to hold any  spaces without payment of class fee. Deadline to register for any of the  classes is 3 days prior to the start of that class. However, we advise  that you register early as classes fill quickly. In the event of a  cancellation, you will be notified within 1 day of the start of the  class.Refunds will be issued in the form of a store credit.
    2) Classes are for adults only, knot just beads® defines an adult as any person 18 years of age or older.
    3) A minimum of 3 students is required to hold any class.
    4) Class fees do not include supplies unless otherwise noted. Supply lists will be given upon registration of class.
    5)  Should you register for a class that requires a prerequisite and you do  not meet that prerequisite you will be removed from the class and  forfeit your class fee.
    6) All classes start promptly at times  stated. PLEASE be courteous to fellow class members by being on time. If  you are more than 5 minutes late for a class you will not be allowed  into the class and you will forfeit your class fee.
    7) Not all projects will be completed in class.
    8) All written material given in the class is copywritten and thereby protected by copyright laws.
    9)  Should you miss a class, any class materials and/or supplies will be  held for you for 30 days from the date of the class. Materials and/or  supplies can be picked up at Knot Just Beads during regular store hours.
  • 10) If you miss a I.A.Q. class the materials will not be held for you.
  • Samples of all classes are on display in the store.
    All classes will be held at knot just beads®.
    knot just beads® reserves the right to refuse
    class registration to any one person or persons.