The Byzantine Basics

Saturday March 24th (10:00 – 1:00 pm)

The Byzantine Chainmaille weave is one of the classic, yet very popular chainmaille weave. The look of the weave pattern is familiar and favored by many. The weave looks complicated but easy to learn. The style of the weave looks beautiful for bracelets, necklaces, and earrings. *This is a good weave for beginners to learn.

Mardi Trout, Instructor.

Kit fee $37.00 is payable to the instructor on the day of class.

Silver plated rings or Brass rings will be used.



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Simple Rivoli & Rhinestone Pendant or Earrings

Saturday March17th (1:00-4:00)

(Design & Instructions by Mary Soucy of Bead Me a Story)

Join instructor Mardi Trout in exploring some new techniques from Mary Soucy of Bead Me A Story that integrate rhinestone montee beads and rivolis into chain maille.  The pattern for this project is simple but extremely elegant. It is a wonderful first step in learning to surround a rivoli with very small jump rings to create a pendant or earrings.  Add a bit of bling to your jewelry wardrobe. Kits are available in five color selections.

*This is great for beginners to learn.

Kit fee (payable to instructor the day of class):

 Pendant: $12.00
 Earrings: $15.00