Our newest attraction at the upcoming Bead Bazaar is the Make and Take Jewelry classes. Two classes, “Très Chic” Crystal Tassel Necklace and the “Rock Star” Beaded Leather Wrap Bracelet are available for signups. These events will be held at the Culver City Veterans Memorial Auditorium located at 4117 Overland Avenue, Culver City, 90230.
The instructor is Renée Raymond who has been teaching jewelry, crochet and knitting classes privately and at local adult schools since 2005. Students have attended her classes at West LA College, Culver City Adult School, Crafts on the Rocks, and at the Bead Society meetings. She’s a certified jewelry making instructor with Michaels’ chain of craft stores and a member of the Bead Society.
“Très Chic” Crystal Tassel Necklace
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tassels, tassels, tassels — they’re everywhere! Join the trend and learn the secrets to making your own gorgeous 32” long beaded tassel necklace. In this class, you’ll fashion a lovely tassel pendant with sparkling Aurora Borealis coated crystal beads. There will be lots of colors from which to choose! Once you complete your tassel, you’ll create a complementary necklace with matching crystals and chain. All materials and tools will be provided in the class fee.
“Rock Star” Beaded Leather Wrap Bracelet
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Learn to make this beautiful jewelry sensation, inspired by designer Chan Luu, which has been sweeping the country and dominating social media pin boards. You’ll create your own trendy beaded leather wrap, just like you see celebrities wearing that sell for over $100 in exclusive boutiques and catalogs. With just a handful of crystal, glass or gemstone beads, leather cord, and a button, you’ll fashion your own unique chunky “rock star” version of this colorful arm candy. Several different color combinations will be available. All materials and tools will be provided in the class fee.
The classes are 90 minutes with a cost of $45.00. As mentioned, the materials and tools to use will be provided during the class! To register, go here!