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Between Beads

Learn classic knotting between beads and a professional way to attach a clasp. This method is appropriate for pearls and semi-precious beads. Complete a necklace of semi-precious 8mm beads in class. Good for all levels!

May 27th Sat             10:00-1:00      $35.00

Kathy Scripka, instructor

*This is a prerequisite for our Knotted Malas with a Beaded Tassel this month!

Knotted Mala with Beaded Tassel

Come learn to make a beautiful knotted Mala along with a beaded tassel. Malas are traditionally used for meditation and prayer, but they are also worn as necklaces. You may use any round stone or gemstone that holds meaning for you. There is traditionally 108 beads on each mala, along with a guru bead and tassel. Come join us in making one! This is the latest trend and there are so many tassel variations you can do from seedbeads to chain! Knotting experience is required and is being offered May 27th, the Saturday prior to this class and is great for all levels.

May 28 Sun. 12:00-4:00 $45.00

Kathy Scripka, instructor

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Knotty Do-It-All:

The Basics

Come find out all the amazing things you can do with this board. In this class you will learn to make 4 different knots – the overhand, the coil, the moose and the slider knots. You will learn to make a beaded wrapped bracelet and an overhand knotted bracelet. In addition, you will make an adjustable necklace using a donut for a pendant and a slider for clasp.

JUNE TBA

Kathy Scripka, instructor

FREE DEMO on the Knotty Do-It-All

Saturday April 15th (2:00 – 4:00)

Star’s Beads very own Knotty Kathy will be showing off how Sandra Younger’s Knotty Do-It-All is a multi-functional cord knotting tool that allows users to quickly and easily perform a variety of knotting techniques, including coil knots, moose knots, overhand knots, macramé, braiding and much more. The sturdiest most versatile cord knotting tool on the market today includes an easy-to-follow instructional DVD and E-Photobook showcasing a wide variety of bracelets and necklaces. With no experience you can make professional-looking jewelry in just minutes! Come see how it works and you will be amazed!

*If you have been to previous demos, they are always different and can be geared toward your specific interest!

*Kathy teaches a class on THIS board. Please check the class listing or call for more information.

You can sign up online for our classes through Eventbrite, give us a call OR email to reserve your spot.

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