Let’s Bead! Class Calendar

New classes are being added to the calendar as they are confirmed with our instructors. Check back often! Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Apr
24
Wed
2019
April Design du Jour / Three Strand Kazuri Bracelet
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
April Design du Jour / Three Strand Kazuri Bracelet

Ages: Adult
Skill level: Beginner

Class Cost: FREE
Class Supplies: $16

Stop in anytime between 12:00 pm and 6:30 pm.

SPECIAL WEEKDAY DESIGN du JOUR!

On Wednesday, April 24th we will be holding a FREE class / special project event from noon to 6:30 pm.  Come in during that time period and make our brand new design, our Three Strand Kazuri Bracelet.  There is no class fee; you pay only the $16 cost for supplies.  Choose from several combinations of colorful handcrafted beads.  The ceramic beads are made by women in the Kazuri fair-trade business  in Kenya.  The bracelet is strung on stretch cord so it is easy to size and makes a great gift.  You can also browse our huge selection of Kazuri beads here for a limited time trunk show.

Note:  The store is open til 8 PM on Wednesday, but cutoff for starting this special project is 6:30 to give you time to complete your piece.

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close.

Flabellum Earrings
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Flabellum Earrings @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Barb Dwyer
Ages: Adult
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Prerequisite: Working knowledge of bead stitching techniques required

Class Cost: $30
Class supplies: $10

A Kelly Dale design: These beautiful fan shaped earrings can be elegant or casual, that are sure to win you lots of compliments.

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Amulet & Knitting with Beads
Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Amulet & Knitting with Beads @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Eugenia McLouth
Skill level: Beginner

Prerequisite: Must know basic knitting

Class Cost: $60
Class supplies: $16 plus embellishments

Learn how to knit this unique amulet necklace!  Eugenia will show you how to add beads to embellish it.  You must know how to knit.

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

FREE Peyote Technique Workshop
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
FREE Peyote Technique Workshop @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Alice Rudolph
Ages: Adult
Skill level: Beginner
Prerequisite: No experience necessary

Class Cost: FREE
Class supplies: FREE

Join Alice for a beginners workshop to learn even count peyote! Peyote is so easy and relaxing! But…starting those first three rows scares some people away. If you feel that way, come to this skills class to learn the stitch using bead sizes and colors that make it easier than you think! The workshop and materials are FREE! You must register to reserve your spot! Once you’ve completed the workshop, take Alice’s Carrier Bead Earring class that immediately follows (6:00 – 7:30 pm).

Note:  Cost of Carrier Bead Earring Class that immediately follows workshop – $23 Including materials.

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Carrier Bead Earrings
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Carrier Bead Earrings @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Alice Rudolph
Ages: Adult
Skill level: Beginner
Prerequisite: No experience necessary

Class Cost: $23 (Including materials)

Necklaces and bracelets using carrier beads are “in”. Make a pair of earrings to get introduced to the techniques needed to wrap these new two hole pillow beads with Delicas. You’ll make one earring in class and finish the second one at home. Then you’ll be on your way to creating your own endless designs using carrier beads!

Note:  If you do not know how to do the Peyote Stitch, attend Alice’s FREE Peyote Workshop (same day, 5:00 – 5:45 PM) before this class!

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Weekly Beading Social
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly Beading Social

Beading Social invites you and your friends to join us every Wednesday night from 6-8PM for beading and jewelry making, friendship and good times. You bring your projects, we’ll bring the music and the refreshments. Beading Social is free and participants will get 10% off their purchases that evening.

NEW: Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a $10 gift card at the end of each month. Here is how it will work – Each week that you attend our Beading Social, your name will be entered. At the end of the month, there will be one drawing. The more you attend, the more chances you get!

Apr
27
Sat
2019
Copper Hoop Earrings
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Copper Hoop Earrings @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Lynne Riley
Ages: Adult
Skill Level: Beginner
Prerequisite: No experience necessary

Class Cost: $15 (Including materials)

In this class you’ll learn how to create copper hoop earrings. The techniques that you will learn include hammering and forming wire shapes and assembling the components. If you’d like to learn about working with wire, this is a great class for beginners!

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Peyote Star Basics
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Peyote Star Basics @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Barb Dwyer
Ages: Adult
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Prerequisite: Experience with basic bead weaving techniques; working knowledge of Peyote and Herringbone stitches a plus.

Class Cost: $45
Class supplies: $12

Step into the world of sculptural bead weaving! The popularity of 3-D Beaded Stars has exploded because they are so enticing and not nearly as challenging to make as one might think. Learn how to stitch warped squares and then zip five of them together to create your very own star. In this class, we let beautiful beads do the talking, but once you know how to make the basic star, the possibilities for stitching patterned stars are endless!

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

May
1
Wed
2019
Copper Clover Bangle Bracelet
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Copper Clover Bangle Bracelet @ Let's Bead! | East Rochester | New York | United States

Teacher: Lynne Riley
Ages: Adult
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Prerequisite: No experience necessary

Class Cost: $32 (Including materials)

Join Lynne Riley to make this Copper Clover Bangle bracelet! In this class, you’ll learn how to form wire shapes, hammering and assembling the components. Great for beginners!

Class samples are on display at our store and we encourage you to stop in and see our projects up close. Please call the store at 585-586-6550 to register.

Weekly Beading Social
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly Beading Social

Beading Social invites you and your friends to join us every Wednesday night from 6-8PM for beading and jewelry making, friendship and good times. You bring your projects, we’ll bring the music and the refreshments. Beading Social is free and participants will get 10% off their purchases that evening.

NEW: Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a $10 gift card at the end of each month. Here is how it will work – Each week that you attend our Beading Social, your name will be entered. At the end of the month, there will be one drawing. The more you attend, the more chances you get!