Up and Coming Classes and Events...

  • Classes will be cancelled on the day they are scheduled for if there are no registrants

  • We also have FLEX classes, if you do not see the class you want to take on our schedule, please call us and we can book it on a day and time that works for you, with a little notice.

10% discount on materials offered with class registration.

Pictures of Workshop Projects are on our Gallery Page

December 2019

Wednesday December 4th – Earrings 101

Afternoon: 3 – 5 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Learn how to wrap your own ear wires. Make two pairs of earrings with two different wrapping styles. Earrings make great gifts, especially handmade ones.

Ages: 12+yrs

Instructor: Dana   Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday December 5th – Aromatherapy Bracelets

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Stretchy bracelets are all the rage! Whether you choose one of our designs like the solar system or the chakra bracelet or choose the beads yourself We will guide you on your exploration. Crimping and clasps available for those who want a more secure bracelet.  Ages:8+

Instructor: Sandie     Available spaces: 6

 

Friday November 6th –Beaded Christmas Spider

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Choose to use the kit or pick out the beads yourself, Join us and make a beautiful spider using beads and wire. Learn the beautiful story and get into the spirit of the season. Makes for a great ornament for your tree or gift

Ages 12+

Instructor:  Dana   Available spaces: 6

 

Saturday December 7th – Earrings 2.0

Afternoon: 1 -3 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Join Sandie and learn some new designs for earrings, refresh your wrapping skills and have fun exploring different styles.  Ages: 12+

Instructor: Sandie     Available spaces: 6

 

Tuesday December 10th – Stackable Rings

 Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

One of our most popular classes!

A foray on how to solder and texture wire to create simple stackable rings.

One foot of 14-gauge wire makes up to four rings. Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 4

 

Wednesday December 11th– Christmas Dragonfly

Afternoon: 3 - 5 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Join Susie and make these beautiful dragonflies out of beads and wire. Use them as pendants, earrings or even ornaments, it all depends on the size. Ages 12+

Instructor: Susie  Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday December 12th – Ladder Bracelet

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $15 + material

A Chan Luu style wrap bracelet. Learn a simple ladder technique with your choice of cord and beads and prepare to explore the possibilities.

*** Bring a button with you to make your clasp or ask for one of our handmade metal ones. Ages 10+

Instructor: Sandie            Available Spaces: 6

 

Thursday December 12th - Spinner Ring

Evening: 6 – 8pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

If you’ve taken our stackable ring course, this workshop will take your soldering skills to the next level. Taking sheet metal, we will hammer and form it into a band. With wire, we will make the ‘spinner’, and finish off incorporating the two by flaring out the edges of the band to keep the spinner on. 

Ages 14+

Instructor: Dana    Available Spaces: 4

Friday December 13th – Beaded Christmas Twig

Afternoon: 4 -6 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Join Susie and explore the techniques to create beautiful beaded branches that can be used for jewellery and home decor. Ages 12+

Instructor: Susie      Available spaces: 6

 

Saturday December 14th – Loom Knitting

Afternoon: 12 - 2pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Join our consignment artist Angelo and learn how to knit on a loom. Kits will be made available for the class at a cost of $30 per kit. Colour choice for kits are red, blue, green, black and grey.

Instructor: Angelo   Available spaces: 4

 

Saturday December 14th – Peyote Stitch Ring Christmas colours

Afternoon: 1 - 3pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Learn the peyote stitch and weave beads together to create this beautiful and comfortable ring. Flexible and durable, this ring is great for those who suffer from arthritis, also a fantastic way to add colour and fun to your accessories.

Ages 12+

Instructor: Dana      Available spaces: 6

 

Monday December 16th – Wine or Coffee Charms

Afternoon: 3:30 to 5:30pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Celebrating during the holiday season often means having people over. These charms are a great way of keeping drinks separate. We will teach you basic wire wrapping skills to make beaded charms as well as how to make the ring they hang from. They make a great gift too.

Ages 12+

Instructor: Dana      Available spaces: 6

  

Tuesday December 17th – Cut Out Pendant

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

Bring in an idea and let us help you run with it. With a simple design, learn to drill, saw and make a metal pendant that you can be proud of.

Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana  Available spaces: 4

 

Wednesday December 18th – Merry Christmas Morse Code Necklace

Afternoon: 3 - 5 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Choose your Christmas colour and make a necklace is morse code. Whether is says, seasons greetings, merry Christmas or happy holidays, the pattern looks random until you learn the key.

Ages: 12+

Instructor: Susie   Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday December 19th – Hammered Bangles

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $25 + materials

Welcome to another adventure into texturing and forming metal. Choose from a couple of different sizes of wire to get the effect you want.  Size your hand, cut to size, hammer and form with soldering to close. Usually one foot of wire or strip will make one bangle and a ring as well. Waste not, want not. Call to register.

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 4

 

Thursday December 19th – Snakeskin Bracelets

Afternoon: 6 - 8 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Using Super Duos and seed beads, make a beautiful bracelet that looks a little like snakeskin, beautiful and flexible. Ages 12+

Instructor: Sandie   Available spaces: 6

 

Friday December 20th – Christmas Dangle Earrings

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Join Susie and make these fun and sparkly earrings using seed beads and headpins.

Ages: 12+

Instructor: Susie Available Spaces: 6

Saturday December 21st– Beaded Christmas Spider

Afternoon: 1 – 3 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Choose to use the kit or pick out the beads yourself, Join us and make a beautiful spider using beads and wire. Learn the beautiful story and get into the spirit of the season. Makes for a great ornament for your tree or gift

Ages 12+

Instructor:  Belinda   Available spaces: 6

 

Monday December 23rd  – Tree of Life Pendant

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Learn how to make this pendant in your choice of sterling, copper or brass. Explore the different styles using gemstone beads or chips. Ages 12+

Instructor: Sandie            Available spaces: 6

 

Tuesday December 24th – Aromatherapy Bracelets

Afternoon: 1 - 3 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Stretchy bracelets are all the rage! Whether you choose one of our designs like the solar system or the chakra bracelet or choose the beads yourself We will guide you on your exploration. Crimping and clasps available for those who want a more secure bracelet.  Ages:8+

Instructor: Sandie     Available spaces: 6

 

We are CLOSED Christmas Day and Boxing Day

We are CLOSED December 26th and 27th for INVENTORY

Monday December 30th – Tree of Life Cab Pendant

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Wrap your tree of life out of copper, brass or sterling silver wire using a large cabochon as the background for a truly unique look.

Instructor: Sandie   Available spaces: 6

Happy New Year !!

January 2020 Classes 

We will be closed January 1st 2020

Thursday January 2nd – Hammered Pendant

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

Learn how to texture and distress metal with hammers and stamps, turn it into a pendant or make a pair for earrings. Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana  Available spaces: 4

 

Friday January 3rd – Earrings 101  

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Learn how to wrap your own ear wires. Make two pairs of earrings with two different wrapping styles. Earrings make great gifts, especially handmade ones. Ages:12+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 6

 

Saturday January 4th – Solar System Bracelet

Afternoon: 1 -3 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

This is a fun aromatherapy bracelet that uses lava stone and gemstone beads to represent the planets.  Ages: 10+

Instructor: Sandie     Available spaces: 6

 

Tuesday January 7th – Stackable Rings

 Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

One of our most popular classes!

A foray on how to solder and texture wire to create simple stackable rings.

One foot of 14-gauge wire makes up to four rings. Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 4

Wednesday January 8th – Brick Stitch Feather Earrings

Afternoon: 3 - 5 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Brick stitch is one of the most versatile bead weaves. We will show you how to create a pattern using a bead graph and make beautiful feather earrings

Ages 12+

Instructor: Susie  Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday January 9th – Beaded Slider Beads

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Another fun project in bead weaving. Using right angle weave or(RAW) we will create a beaded version of the Pandora bead, also known as a European large holed bead. 12+

Instructor: Dana  Available spaces: 4

 

Friday January 10th – Susie’s Macrame Bracelet

Afternoon: 4 -6 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Join Susie and learn how to incorporate stringing and macrame to make a strong bracelet, that shouldn’t stretch, with a lobster clasp. Ages: 12+

Instructor: Susie       Available spaces: 6

 

Saturday January 11th – Chakra Bracelet

Afternoon: 1 - 3pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Delve into the chakras, and learn about their corresponding colours and gemstones. Pick your beads, string your beads, crimp and clasp to make a beautiful bracelet with healing intention.

Ages 12+

Instructor: Dana      Available spaces: 6

 

Tuesday January 14th – Tree of Life Cabochon

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Wrap your tree of life out of copper, brass or sterling silver wire using a large cabochon as the background for a truly unique look. Ages:12+

Instructor: Sandie   Available spaces: 6

 

Wednesday January 15th – Cut Out Pendant

Afternoon: 3 - 5 pm

Class fee: $25 + materials

Bring in an idea and let us help you run with it. With a simple design, learn to drill, saw and make a metal pendant that you can be proud of. Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana  Available spaces: 4

 

Thursday January 16th – Wire Wrapped Stone

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

For all you rock and pebble collectors, bring in your favorite stone or sea glass and we will teach you how to wrap it in wire.

The possibilities are endless. Ages:12+

Instructor:  Dana    Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday January 16th – Beaded Ladder Bracelet

Afternoon: 6 - 8 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

It’s the same technique as the Chan Luu style ladder bracelet only we will be using seed beads and super duo beads to create fun and colourful patterns.

Ages: 12+

Instructor: Sandie            Available spaces: 6

 

Friday January 17th – Peyote Stitch Ring

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Learn the peyote stitch and weave beads together to create this beautiful and comfortable ring. Flexible and durable, this ring is great for those who suffer from arthritis, also a fantastic way to add colour and fun to your accessories.

Ages 12+

Instructor: Dana      Available spaces: 6

Saturday January 18th – Spinner Ring

Afternoon: 1 – 3 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

If you’ve taken our stackable ring course, this workshop will take your soldering skills to the next level. Taking sheet metal, we will hammer and form it into a band. With wire, we will make the ‘spinner’, and finish off incorporating the two by flaring out the edges of the band to keep the spinner on.

 Ages 14+

Instructor: Dana    Available Spaces: 4

 

Tuesday January 21st – Hemp Bracelets

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $17.50 + materials

Learn how to twist, twine and knot hemp with beads to create a fun and casual style bracelet. Perfect for adults and kids alike. Be daring, make it multi stranded or add charms!

Ages 8+

Instructor: Sandie            Available Spaces: 6

 

Wednesday January 22nd – Hammered Bangles

Afternoon: 3 - 5 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

Welcome to another adventure into texturing and forming metal. Choose from a couple of different sizes of wire to get the effect you want.  Size your hand, cut to size, hammer and form with soldering to close. Usually one foot of wire or strip will make one bangle and a ring as well. Waste not, want not. Ages: 14+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 4

 

Thursday January 23rd – Brick Stitch Fringe Earrings

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Embrace your inner Bohemian. Take brick stitch one step further by adding fringe! Start with a simple design, then expand your creativity Ages:12+

Instructor:  Dana    Available spaces: 6

 

Friday January 24th – Hammered Heart Earrings

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class fee: $25 + materials

We will take you through the steps, learn to saw and texture hearts. Choose to solder posts for studs or turn them into dangles

Ages 12+

Instructor: Dana      Available spaces: 6

 

Tuesday January 28th – Hammered Cuff Ring

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $25 + materials

Explore the wonderful world of textured metal, whether you are using our hammers or our embossing machine you will have fun making your ring. Ages:14+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 4

 

Thursday January 30th – Earrings 2.0

Afternoon: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Join Sandie and learn some new designs for earrings, refresh your wrapping skills and have fun exploring different styles.  Ages: 12+

Instructor: Sandie     Available spaces: 6

 

Thursday January 30th – Repurpose and Repair

Afternoon: 6 - 8 pm

Class Fee: $15 + materials

Learn the tools and techniques to fix your broken jewellery. Repurpose old jewellery into new pieces to suit your style. Bring it in and we well help you. Ages: 12+

Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 6

 

Friday January 31st – Wire Wrapped Bead Bracelet

Afternoon: 4 - 6 pm

Class fee: $15 + materials

Start with basic wire wrapping then add a little flare. Learn the secrets on how to adapt to different sized beads. Create a treasure, capture your creative energy. Make your own stunning bracelets at a fraction of the cost. 12+yrs.

. Instructor: Dana     Available spaces: 6

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