Bead Workshops

Our skilled and patient teachers share a range of designs and stitches to take your jewellery to new heights.  All the materials and beads for the workshop are included (unless otherwise stated) in the cost so you will leave each workshop having created your very own piece of jewellery.  The workshop prices vary.

Please phone or e-mail us to book a place tel: 01273 454672 e-mail: anita@anitasbeads.net

Current class details: 

21st February 10.00 till 12.30

Caged Bead Bracelet

   A striking bracelet made from glass pearls which have been caged with wire.  Learn how to spiral wire to create caged beads and learn how to form wrapped loops to make links for the bracelet.  Basic wire working knowledge will help with this class.

Price: £15.00

Teacher: Yvonne Horrocks

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28th February 10.00 till 12.30

Star Ear-Rings

Fun ear-rings made using beading wire and glass pearls.  Perfect for an absolute beginner.

Price: £10.00

Teacher: Yvonne Horrocks

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7th March 10.00 till 12.30

Woven Bead Necklace

   A statement necklace created from glass pearls and chinese crystal.  Learn how to wrap beads with this simple wire weaving technique, then create a striking woven necklace to showcase them on.  Suitable for beginners.

Price: £18.00

Teacher: Yvonne Horrocks

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21st March 10.00 till 12.30

Crystal Ball Necklace

A beautiful woven crystal ball that can make a statement on it's own or thread onto a beaded chain.  Made using swarovski crystals in a crossweave technique.  Suitable for an intermediate beader or adventurous beginner.

Price: £20.00

Teacher: Yvonne Horrocks

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28th March 10.00 till 12.30

Ladder Bracelet

  Learn to create this simple bracelet using a woven ladder technique with beading wire.  Made using shell and swarovski crystals.  Suitable for a beginner.

Price: £25.00

Teacher: Yvonne Horrocks

To see more work by Yvonne Horrocks, check out her website: http://www.borntobeadjewellery.co.uk/

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Bead Groups

Our bead groups offer the perfect place to develop and experiment with your beading.  You will be able to work around like minded people in the perfect environment as the classes are held in our bead shop.  You will be able to help each other as you work and Anita and Yvonne will be there to offer assistance and advice when needed.  Our bead groups take place: twice a month: on the second Thursday of the month and on the last Monday of the month (excluding bank holidays) from 10.00am to 4.00pm.  £2.50 for half a day and £5.00 for the whole day (don't forget to bring a packed lunch).