Beading Classes With Sarah Butcher


AVAILABLE AT SELECT SHOWS


About Sarah Butcher's Beading Classes

Attend a workshop led by award winning artist and owner of BeadSocial event company, Sarah Butcher. Discover innovative jewelry making techniques that are artistic, easy and fun. Sarah searches for unique materials and uncommon techniques that will jazz up your jewelry collection!


Classes are Free with the purchase of a kit.
All supplies for the class are included in the kit

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Class Schedule

Working with Italian Titanium Wire Mesh Ribbon

Discover the style and versatility of this sculptural mesh! With Italian Wire Mesh Ribbon, it’s easy to create amazing designer looks. In this class we will explore the basic techniques of working with this incredible product. These techniques include ruffling and sculpting the ribbon, inserting beads as well as cord inside the ribbon for many different looks and uses.

You will be creating a ruffled necklace that would be perfect to wear alone or with a pendant created in my wire wrapping class. I will also be demonstrating how to create a mesh Rose that can be incorporated into other pieces of jewelry. The rose kit can be purchased separately.

Class Times

Friday 12:30 / 2:30
Saturday 10:30 / 2:00
Sunday 11:30 / 2:45

Cost

Standard Kit $35
Mesh Rose Kit $15

Materials

Standard kit includes all materials. Mesh rose kit can be purchased separately.

Easy Wire Twist Ring and Pendant Class

This workshop is two for one! A perfect way to showcase one-of-a-kind beads you find at the show.

Infinitely Adjustable Wire Wrap Ring

I designed this ring to be worn comfortably on any finger and for any ring size. Twist silver plated wire and a single bead to create a ring that is a beautiful one size fits all gem! Use your bead or mine.

Wire Pendant with a Bead

Create easy and artistic designs that feature a special bead. Use silver plated wire and a focal bead from my collection or find a special one at the show. Super Easy!

Class Times

Friday 1:30 / 3:30
Saturday 11:30 / 3:15
Sunday 12:30 /3:45

Cost

Standard Kit $35

Materials

Standard kit includes all materials.

Jewelry Design Boot Camp

Learn tips and techniques that will have you creating amazing jewelry designs in no time! Whether painting a landscape or designing a necklace, chances are that person has a sense of artistic composition. In this workshop you will get a crash course in artistic composition and use it to create a stunning beaded bracelet.

During the class you will:

  • Understand what colors work together and why
  • Find out how texture can enhance a piece
  • Learn the difference between symmetrical and asymmetrical balance
  • See how pattern plays an important role in design
  • Know how to create emphasis with a focal piece
  • Look at examples of good and bad jewelry design
  • Use easy techniques to put it all together

Class Times

Friday 4:30
Saturday 4:30
Sunday 1:30

Cost

Standard Kit $35

Materials

Standard kit includes all materials.

 

Registration Required

Reserve your seat in Sarah Butcher's exciting beading class before space runs out! Classes are limited in size.