Jan
6
to Jan 7

Turkish Round Bracelet - Chain Mail

Turkish Round Bracelet - Chain Mail

$35 Plus Kit Estimate of  $20 Up * All Levels * 4 Hour Class

This class is a very easy introductory class in the method of chain mail. Learn to take small jump rings (a small circle of wire) and open and close them in a woven pattern to make this stunning bracelet. This bracelet is very dimensional and beautiful. 

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

  • Call 210-490-7625 for availability to schedule your class.

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Jan
7
12:00 PM12:00

Byzantine Chain Mail Bracelet - Introduction to Chain Mail

Byzantine Bracelet with Elizabeth Himes

$35 (Kit Est. $20 up) All Levels

The Byzantine weave is an ancient and classic 4 in 1 weave. Learn to make this great bracelet. This is a very easy introductory class in the method of chain mail. Kits are available in enameled or sterling silver jump rings. Kit price includes easy to follow step-by-step instructions.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Jan
10
5:30 PM17:30

Easy Bangles - Introduction to Soldering

Easy Bangles (Introduction to Soldering)

$60 (Plus a Kit) A kit is No Charge in Copper and Silver will be available for purchase) * Entry Level Plus* 4 Hr. Class

This is an entry level class to learn soldering. This class is the beginning class to a series of classes held every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesday evenings and some week ends to build metal-smithing skills. This class will teach you to form and solder metal with a hand held torch and how to work with tools, solder and to create stunning projects. Each class on Wednesday evening is a different project and is designed to build your skills in metals. This class has only 5 students and is required to have all costs paid at the time of registration and is non refundable or transferable. Once you have had this beginning class you can skip to any intermediate classes in metals and soldering.

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place.

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Jan
12
12:00 PM12:00

Introduction to Jewelry Making

Introduction to Jewelry Making

$20 (Kit estimate $15) The kit fee varies based on the beads you select.
3.5 Hours
This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. Learn many different techniques that will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. Learn from a dedicated instruction how to crimp, wire wrap and more!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

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Jan
13
10:00 AM10:00

Fun Silver Ring With Decorations - Beginning Soldering

Decorative Sterling Silver Ring - One Day Workshop - Beginning Level

$165 Class Fee - Includes all silver,  silver decorations, supplies and tools

An Entry Level and Up Class

Expand your jewelry making skills in this one day workshop. You will learn to size, cut and texture the silver for a ring. You will also learn to solder various decorations to the ring. You will learn to shape, form, patina and texture. This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. You will be learning good basic skills that will allow you to make many different soldered projects.

No need to bring anything, just a smile!

Full payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable or transferable. Call for availability 210-490-7625.

 

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Jan
17
5:30 PM17:30

Sawing & Soldering Textured Earrings

Intro to Sawing & Make Textured Earrings

$60 Class Fee includes kit in copper. If you want sterling the kit is an additional $20 * You Need to Bring a Saw and #2 Blades * 4 Hour Class  Intermediate Class
 

This class will launch you into the world of table top soldering and sawing. You will learn the ins-and-outs of sawing different types of projects. You will also learn to saw, texture and solder an earring that I love!  There are follow up classes that are for building your skills in metals and soldering. 

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check for availability.

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Jan
20
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Jewelry Making

Introduction to Jewelry Making

$20 (Kit estimate $15) The kit fee varies based on the beads you select.
3.5 Hours
This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. Learn many different techniques that will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. Learn from a dedicated instruction how to crimp, wire wrap and more!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Jan
20
2:00 PM14:00

Pearl & Bead Knotting

Pearl & Bead Knotting

$30 plus (kit $16 estimate and is based on the beads you select)
All levels * 3 Hour Class


Learn to hand knot pearls and beads for the heirloom style fluid necklace or bracelet. This ancient technique is easy to learn and fun to do.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Jan
24
5:30 PM17:30

Domed Earrings - Shaping & Forming Metal

Shaping & Forming Metal - Domed Earrings

$60 Class Fee (The kit is no charge in copper) (Kit for Sterling Silver is $35)

This class requires previous metal-smithing or soldering experience. Please take the Bangle Class or other entry level soldering class before taking this class.

Learn to form and dome metal and learn to use a disc cutter. This class will teach the basics of forging and you will make a stunning pair of domed and soldered earrings. Build your skills in soldering and forming metal, texturing and using patinas. This class is part of a series of Wednesday evening skill building classes with Barbara Garrett.

All evening classes are non-refundable and are due when you reserve your place. Please call the store for availability and reservation 210-490-7625. All classes must be paid in advance in full and are non - refundable or transferable.

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Jan
26
12:00 PM12:00

Loom Plus Bracelet - Beginning Looming

Loom Plus Bracelet - Beginning Looming

$35 (Kit Estimate $20)
All Levels * 4 Hours


Learn to use the Rick’s Beading Loom and you will love it. It is very easy to use and has only two ends left on each end to finish the bracelet. Sue will also teach you how to end the bracelet and to attach a clasp. Bead looming is fun and easy to learn.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

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Jan
27
10:00 AM10:00

Gemma Pendant & Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Gemma Pendant & Necklace -  Bead Stitching with Sue Charrette-Hood

$35 Class Fee Plus Kit Estimate $25 * All Levels * 4 Hr. Class

Learn to stitch a gorgeous pendant with the new Gem Duo triangle beads set around a Swarovski crystal Rivoli. Students will learn to bezel the Swarovski Rivoli with both right angle weave and netting bead stitching techniques. The gem duo shaped bead, crystals and delicate picot embellishment adds further dazzle to this pendant. The double strung gem duo and crystal necklace chain has a beaded clasp closure which completes this necklace brilliantly!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Jan
27
2:00 PM14:00

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

$35 (Kit Estimate $25) All Levels * 4 Hr.
Learn to stitch a vintage looking pendant or earring with the new two hole Crescent and Super Duo beads using "peyote" and "increasing" beading techniques This is reminiscent of Miriam Haskell designs of the 50's. A beaded clasp and necklace chain of pearls and various beads will also be taught or demonstrated.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Jan
28
12:00 PM12:00

New! Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class

Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class with Sue Charette-Hood

$40 (Kit Est. $30) All Levels

Learn several basic bead embroidery techniques to stitch a beautiful pendant using a glass button, sparkly cup chain and seed beads. The students will select how to dangle the pendant and you will have several options. Learn to back stitch, whip stitch, peyote stitch and stop stitch techniques. 

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited.

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your space.

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Jan
31
5:30 PM17:30

New! Spinner Ring Class

Spinner Ring Class

$60 plus Sterling Silver Kit fee $23

Intermediate Class requiring previous soldering experience.

Learn to make a stunning ring with a pattern or texture. Learn to solder the base ring and the spinning wire then shape and polish. a This is a skill building class to expand your metals skills. You can one class for $60 or you can schedule two for $50 each.


All metals classes are non-refundable or transferable. The classes are very small and informative. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.
 

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Feb
3
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Jewelry Making

Introduction to Jewelry Making

$20 (Kit estimate $15) The kit fee varies based on the beads you select.
3.5 Hours
This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. Learn many different techniques that will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. Learn from a dedicated instruction how to crimp, wire wrap and more!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

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Feb
3
2:00 PM14:00

Pearl & Bead Knotting

Pearl & Bead Knotting

$30 plus (kit $16 estimate and is based on the beads you select)
All levels * 3 Hour Class


Learn to hand knot pearls and beads for the heirloom style fluid necklace or bracelet. This ancient technique is easy to learn and fun to do.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Feb
9
12:00 PM12:00

Introduction to Jewelry Making

Introduction to Jewelry Making

$20 (Kit estimate $15) The kit fee varies based on the beads you select.
3.5 Hours
This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. Learn many different techniques that will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. Learn from a dedicated instruction how to crimp, wire wrap and more!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

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Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Silversmithing - Bezel Setting a Stone Pendant

Silversmithing - Bezel Setting a Stone

Beginning Plus

$165 Class Fee - Class fee includes all supplies and sterling silver

Class Fee $165 Includes all silver and supplies.

This is a one day entry level workshop. All stones, silver, supplies and tools are furnished for the class.  You will learn how to solder sterling silver.  Learn to design a stunning  pendant, make a bezel, solder it together, set the stone, and polish your project. We also learn to solder on various castings to decorate your pendant. This is not just a project class.  You will be learning good basic skills that will allow you to make many different projects. We also have skill building skills in metals on Wednesday evening, please check the schedule.

All class fees on this class must be paid in full when you make your reservation and are non-refundable or transferable. Please call to schedule your class 210-490-7625.


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Feb
11
12:00 PM12:00

Orbital Bracelet - Beginning Chain Mail

Orbital Weave Bracelet - Beginning Chain Mail

$35 (Kit Est. $20 up)
All Levels * 4hrs

Learn to make this stunning two tone enameled jump ring bracelet. Chain mail is dimensional jewelry that is fun and easy to learn. Jump rings are a small circle of wire that you learn to open and close.  Follow the step by step instructions to learn the orbital weave.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to date of class. 210-490-7625

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Feb
14
5:30 PM17:30

Easy Bangles - Introduction to Soldering

Easy Bangles (Introduction to Soldering)

$60 (Plus a Kit) A kit is No Charge in Copper and Silver will be available for purchase) * Entry Level * 4 Hr. Class

This is an entry level class to learn soldering. This class is the beginning class to a series of classes held every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesday evenings and some week ends to build metal-smithing skills. This class will teach you to form and solder metal with a hand held torch and how to work with tools, solder and to create stunning projects. Each class on Wednesday evening is a different project and is designed to build your skills in metals. This class has only 5 students and is required to have all costs paid at the time of registration and is non refundable or transferable. Once you have had this beginning class you can skip to any intermediate classes in metals and soldering.

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place.

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Feb
17
10:00 AM10:00

Gemma Pendant & Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Gemma Pendant & Necklace

$35 Class Fee Plus Kit Estimate $25 * All Levels * 4 Hr. Class

Learn to stitch a gorgeous pendant with the new Gem Duo triangle beads set around a Swarovski crystal Rivoli. Students will learn to bezel the Swarovski Rivoli with both right angle weave and netting bead stitching techniques. The gem duo shaped bead, crystals and delicate picot embellishment adds further dazzle to this pendant. The double strung gem duo and crystal necklace chain has a beaded clasp closure which completes this necklace brilliantly!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Feb
17
2:00 PM14:00

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

$35 (Kit Estimate $25) All Levels * 4 Hr.
Learn to stitch a vintage looking pendant or earring with the new two hole Crescent and Super Duo beads using "peyote" and "increasing" beading techniques This is reminiscent of Miriam Haskell designs of the 50's. A beaded clasp and necklace chain of pearls and various beads will also be taught or demonstrated.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Feb
18
12:00 PM12:00

New! Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class

Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class with Sue Charette-Hood

$40 (Kit Est. $30) All Levels

Learn several basic bead embroidery techniques to stitch a beautiful pendant using a glass button, sparkly cup chain and seed beads. The students will select how to dangle the pendant and you will have several options. Learn to back stitch, whip stitch, peyote stitch and stop stitch techniques. 

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited.

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your space.

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Feb
21
5:30 PM17:30

New! Spinner Ring Class

Spinner Ring Class

$60 plus Sterling Silver Kit fee $23

Intermediate Class requiring previous soldering experience.

Learn to make a stunning ring with a pattern or texture. Learn to solder the base ring and the spinning wire then shape and polish. a This is a skill building class to expand your metals skills.


All metals classes are non-refundable or transferable. The classes are very small and informative. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.
 

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Feb
25
12:00 PM12:00

Helms Weave - Chain Mail Jewelry

Helms Weave Bracelet:

$35 (Kit Est. $20) All Levels * 4 Hour Class

August 13 * 12-4pm

Learn this classic Helm weave and launch yourself into the art of chain maille with this Scandinavian design. This is an easy class to begin your journey in chain mail. You can take small rings of wire and weave them together to make stunning jewelry.  Kits are available in enameled or sterling jump rings. You will have easy step by step instructions in your kit.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited.

Please call 210-490-7625 to reserve your space.

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Feb
28
5:30 PM17:30

Chasing And Repousse' - Beginning Metals Class

Chase Me - Basics of Chasing and Repousse

$60 Fee includes supplies * All Levels * 4 Hr. Class

This class is great for all beginners and is open to all level of students. Learn to cut, file and shape metal. Transfer a design onto the metal and learn to chase beautiful lines to make patterns or prepare for repousse'. Learn to repousse' or move metal in low relief. This class is part of the Learn To Solder and Metal Smithing Classes now available on Wednesday evenings and some weekends.

You can purchase two classes for $50 each or one for $60. These classes are skill building classes in working with metal.

This class requires full payment to reserve a space. 210-490-7625

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Mar
3
10:00 AM10:00

Sterling or Copper Wire Link Bracelet

Sterling or Copper Wire Link Bracelet - Beginning Wire Class

$35 Plus (kit in sterling $30 or Copper $12) * 4 Hour Class
Would you like to learn how to work with wire and make the gorgeous wire jewelry. In this class you will learn about wire and make loops, wrapped loops, spirals, forging, clasps and more. Our goal will be to make different components to put together a very unique bracelet.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Mar
3
2:00 PM14:00

Pearl & Bead Knotting

Pearl & Bead Knotting

$30 plus (kit $16 estimate and is based on the beads you select)
All levels * 3 Hour Class


Learn to hand knot pearls and beads for the heirloom style fluid necklace or bracelet. This ancient technique is easy to learn and fun to do.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Mar
9
12:00 PM12:00

Loom Plus Bracelet - Beginning Looming

Loom Plus Bracelet - Beginning Looming

$35 (Kit Estimate $20)
All Levels * 4 Hours


Learn to use the Rick’s Beading Loom and you will love it. It is very easy to use and has only two ends left on each end to finish the bracelet. Sue will also teach you how to end the bracelet and to attach a clasp. Bead looming is fun and easy to learn.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

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Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Gemma Pendant & Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Gemma Pendant & Necklace

$35 Class Fee Plus Kit Estimate $25 * All Levels * 4 Hr. Class

Learn to stitch a gorgeous pendant with the new Gem Duo triangle beads set around a Swarovski crystal Rivoli. Students will learn to bezel the Swarovski Rivoli with both right angle weave and netting bead stitching techniques. The gem duo shaped bead, crystals and delicate picot embellishment adds further dazzle to this pendant. The double strung gem duo and crystal necklace chain has a beaded clasp closure which completes this necklace brilliantly!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Mar
10
2:00 PM14:00

Copy of Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

$35 (Kit Estimate $25) All Levels * 4 Hr.
Learn to stitch a vintage looking pendant or earring with the new two hole Crescent and Super Duo beads using "peyote" and "increasing" beading techniques This is reminiscent of Miriam Haskell designs of the 50's. A beaded clasp and necklace chain of pearls and various beads will also be taught or demonstrated.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Mar
11
12:00 PM12:00

New! Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class

Pretty Woman Bead Embroidery Class with Sue Charette-Hood

$40 (Kit Est. $30) All Levels

Learn several basic bead embroidery techniques to stitch a beautiful pendant using a glass button, sparkly cup chain and seed beads. The students will select how to dangle the pendant and you will have several options. Learn to back stitch, whip stitch, peyote stitch and stop stitch techniques. 

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited.

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your space.

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Mar
14
5:30 PM17:30

Easy Bangles - Introduction to Soldering

Easy Bangles (Introduction to Soldering)

$60 (Plus a Kit) A kit is No Charge in Copper and Silver will be available for purchase) * Entry Level * 4 Hr. Class

This is an entry level class to learn soldering. This class is the beginning class to a series of classes held every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesday evenings and some week ends to build metal-smithing skills. This class will teach you to form and solder metal with a hand held torch and how to work with tools, solder and to create stunning projects. Each class on Wednesday evening is a different project and is designed to build your skills in metals. This class has only 5 students and is required to have all costs paid at the time of registration and is non refundable or transferable. Once you have had this beginning class you can skip to any intermediate classes in metals and soldering.

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place.

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Mar
21
10:00 AM10:00

Easy Stone Ring Class

Stone Ring Class

$60 plus sterling silver kit fee $30

Intermediate Class requiring previous soldering experience.

Learn to make a stunning ring with a pattern or texture and shape the ring. You will solder on the bezel for the stone and mount the stone.  You will also learn to polish, patina and texture. This is a skill building class to expand your metals skills.


All metals classes are non-refundable or transferable. The classes are very small and informative. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.
 

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Mar
28
5:30 PM17:30

Hollow Form Beads - Silversmithing Evening Class

Hollow Form Beads - Metals Skill Building Class

$60 (Copper is free) (Sterling kit is $20)

Learn to make various hollow form beads and end caps to make your designs unique and different. This class requires previous metal-smithing and soldering experience and is an intermediate class. This is part of the metal classes to build your skills every Wednesday evening.

All metals classes are very small and are non-refundable or transferable. Payment is due in full to reserve your place. Please call 210-490-7625. 

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Dec
16
1:00 PM13:00

Learn to Make a Cute Holiday Earring in Chain Mail - Free Class

Holiday Tree Earrings

Free Class - Kits Will Be Available for Purchase $9.99

All Levels

Learn to make a cute Holiday earring from enameled jump rings.  Make your own gifts this holiday season. 

Be sure to RSVP.Call the store to check availability and to register 210-490-7625. Full payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable.

 

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Dec
16
10:00 AM10:00

Learn to Make a Cute Holiday Earring in Chain Mail - Free Class

Holiday Tree Earrings

Free Class - Kits Will Be Available for Purchase $9.99

All Levels

Learn to make a cute Holiday earring from enameled jump rings.  Make your own gifts this holiday season. 

Be sure to RSVP.Call the store to check availability and to register 210-490-7625. Full payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable.

 

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Dec
15
2:00 PM14:00

Introduction to Jewelry Making

Introduction to Jewelry Making

$20 (Kit estimate $15) The kit fee varies based on the beads you select.
3.5 Hours
This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. Learn many different techniques that will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. Learn from a dedicated instruction how to crimp, wire wrap and more!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

$20 Plus (kit estimate $15)
4 hours

This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. Make a single strand necklace and a pair of earrings. These techniques will launch you confidently into the world of stringing and design in just a few hours. The supply cost varies based on the beads you select. A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to date of class. 210-490-7625.

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Dec
12
to Dec 13

Alannah Earrings - Free Class

Alannah Earring - Bead Stitching with Sue Charrette-Hood

Free Class and kits are available for purchase.

All Levels -  PLEASE NOT WE BEGIN FREE CLASSES EVERY TUESDAY AGAIN IN JANUARY!

Learn to make A different earring in bead stitching every Tuesday. This is the last class due to the Holidays but we begin again in January. This is an earring that is perfect for dress up, business attire or casual.

Call the store to RSVP 210-490-7625. 

 

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Dec
12
10:00 AM10:00

Gemma Pendant & Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Gemma Pendant & Necklace -  Bead Stitching with Sue Charrette-Hood

$35 Class Fee Plus Kit Estimate $25 * All Levels * 4 Hr. Class

Learn to stitch a gorgeous pendant with the new Gem Duo triangle beads set around a Swarovski crystal Rivoli. Students will learn to bezel the Swarovski Rivoli with both right angle weave and netting bead stitching techniques. The gem duo shaped bead, crystals and delicate picot embellishment adds further dazzle to this pendant. The double strung gem duo and crystal necklace chain has a beaded clasp closure which completes this necklace brilliantly!

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.

 

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Dec
9
10:00 AM10:00

Fun Silver Ring With Decorations - Beginning Soldering

Decorative Sterling Silver Ring - One Day Workshop - Beginning Level

$165 Class Fee - Includes all silver,  silver decorations, supplies and tools

An Entry Level Class

Expand your jewelry making skills in this one day workshop. You will learn to size, cut and texture the silver for a ring. You will also learn to solder various decorations to the ring. You will learn to shape, form, pantina and texture. This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. You will be learning good basic skills that will allow you to make many different soldered projects.

Full payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable or transferable. Call for availability 210-490-7625.

 

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Dec
8
2:00 PM14:00

Pearl & Bead Knotting

Pearl & Bead Knotting

$30 plus (kit $16 estimate and is based on the beads you select)
All levels * 3 Hour Class


Learn to hand knot pearls and beads for the heirloom style fluid necklace or bracelet. This ancient technique is easy to learn and fun to do.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Dec
3
12:00 PM12:00

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

Miriam Pendant and Necklace - Beginning Bead Stitching

$35 (Kit Estimate $25) All Levels * 4 Hr.
Learn to stitch a vintage looking pendant or earring with the new two hole Crescent and Super Duo beads using "peyote" and "increasing" beading techniques This is reminiscent of Miriam Haskell designs of the 50's. A beaded clasp and necklace chain of pearls and various beads will also be taught or demonstrated.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Nov
19
12:00 PM12:00

Helms Weave - Chain Mail Jewelry

Helms Weave Bracelet:

$35 (Kit Est. $20) All Levels * 4 Hour Class

Learn this classic Helm weave and launch yourself into the art of chain maille with this Scandinavian design. This is an easy class to begin your journey in chain mail. You can take small rings of wire and weave them together to make stunning jewelry.  Kits are available in enameled or sterling jump rings. You will have easy step by step instructions in your kit.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All classes must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited.

Please call 210-490-7625 to reserve your space.

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Nov
17
2:00 PM14:00

Pearl & Bead Knotting

Pearl & Bead Knotting

$30 plus (kit $16 estimate and is based on the beads you select)
All levels * 3 Hour Class


Learn to hand knot pearls and beads for the heirloom style fluid necklace or bracelet. This ancient technique is easy to learn and fun to do.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Oct
22
12:00 PM12:00

Sweet Pea Chain Maille Bracelet with Elizabeth Himes

Sweet Pea Chain Maille Bracelet

$35 (Kit Est. $20 up)
All Levels * 4hrs

This is a Marilyn Gardiner kit with instruction by Elizabeth Himes. This wonderful dimensional bracelet is easy to learn. Use the clear step by step instructions to learn this beautiful bracelet.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation. 

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Oct
21
2:30 PM14:30

Sterling or Copper Link Bracelet

Sterling or Copper Wire Link Bracelet

 Beginning to Intermediate Wire Wrapping Class

$35 Plus (kit in sterling $30 or Copper $12) * 4 Hour Class
Would you like to learn how to work with wire and make the gorgeous wire jewelry. In this class you will learn about wire and make loops, wrapped loops, spirals, forging, clasps and more. Our goal will be to make different components to put together a very unique bracelet.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

New! Stone Ring Class

Stone Ring Class

$60 plus sterling silver kit fee $30

Intermediate Class requiring previous soldering experience.

Learn to make a stunning ring with a pattern or texture and shape the ring. You will solder on the bezel for the stone and mount the stone.  You will also learn to polish, patina and texture. This is a skill building class to expand your metals skills.


All metals classes are non-refundable or transferable. The classes are very small and informative. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.
 

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Oct
7
10:00 AM10:00

Silversmithing - Bezel Setting a Stone Pendant

Silversmithing - Bezel Setting a Stone

All levels

$165 Class Fee - Class fee includes all supplies, stones and sterling silver

Class Fee $165 Includes all silver and supplies.

This is a one day entry level workshop. All stones, silver, supplies and tools are furnished for the class.  You will learn how to solder sterling silver.  Learn to design a stunning  pendant, make a bezel, solder it together, set the stone, and polish your project. We also learn to solder on various castings to decorate your pendant. This is not just a project class.  You will be learning good basic skills that will allow you to make many different projects. We also have skill building skills in metals on Wednesday evening, please check the schedule.

All class fees on this class must be paid in full when you make your reservation and are non-refundable or transferable. Please call to schedule your class 210-490-7625.


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Sep
27
5:30 PM17:30

Sawing & Soldering Textured Earrings - Intermediate Class

Sawing & Soldering Textured Earrings

$60 Class Fee includes kit in copper. If you want sterling the kit is an additional $20 * You Need to Bring a Saw and #2 Blades * 4 Hour Class  Intermediate Class
 

This class will launch you into the world of table top soldering and sawing. You will learn the ins-and-outs of sawing different types of projects. You will also learn to saw, texture and solder an earring that I love!  There are follow up classes that are for building your skills in metals and soldering. 

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check for availability.

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Sep
20
5:30 PM17:30

New! Stone Ring Class

Stone Ring Class

$60 plus sterling silver kit fee $30 (includes selection of stones and sterling)

Intermediate Class requiring previous soldering experience.

Learn to make a stunning ring with a pattern or texture and shape the ring. You will solder on the bezel for the stone and mount the stone.  You will also learn to polish, patina and texture. This is a skill building class to expand your metals skills.


All metals classes are non-refundable or transferable. The classes are very small and informative. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.
 

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Sep
13
5:30 PM17:30

Easy Bangles - Introduction to Soldering

Easy Bangles (Introduction to Soldering) with Barbara Garrett

$60 (Kit is No Charge in Copper and Silver will be available for purchase) * Entry Level Plus Class * 4 Hr. Class

Learn the basics of how to solder. This class is the beginning class to a series of classes held every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesday evenings and some weekends to build your metal-smithing skills. This class will teach you to form and solder metal with a hand held torch and how to work with tools to create stunning projects. Each class on Wednesday evening is a different project and is designed to build your skills in metals. This class has only 5 students, small and powerful! You will learn to solder, shape metal, texture metal and polish.

 

You can purchase a class for $60 or two for $50. The class fees for evening classes are non-refundable due to demand. Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place.

 

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Sep
10
12:00 AM00:00

Golden Horizons Necklace - Bead Stitching

Golden Horizons Necklace - Bead Stitching

$35(Kit Estimate $25) All Levels

Learn to stitch the new crescent beads into a unique architectural necklace.

 A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required or all class fees are forfeited. Call 210-490-7625 to make your reservation.Call for reservations. Please note: A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space. 210-490-7625

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Sep
2
10:00 AM10:00

Sterling Silver or Copper Link Bracelet

Sterling or Copper Wire Link Bracelet - Beginning Wire Class

$35 Plus (kit in sterling $30 or Copper $12) * 4 Hour Class
Would you like to learn how to work with wire and make the gorgeous wire jewelry. In this class you will learn about wire and make loops, wrapped loops, spirals, forging, clasps and more. Our goal will be to make different components to put together a very unique bracelet.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space or $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

Call 210-490-7625 to reserve your place and to check availability.

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Aug
27
12:00 AM00:00

Camelot Bracelet - Chain Mail

Camelot Bracelet - Chain Mail

$35 Plus Kit Estimate of  $15 Up * All Levels * 4 Hour Class

This class is a very easy introductory class in the method of chain mail. Learn to take small jump rings (a small circle of wire) and open and close them in a woven pattern to make this stunning bracelet. Learn to combine Helm weave with an edging for a dramatic bracelet The Camelot weave is an ancient and classic weave.

A non-refundable deposit is needed to reserve your space of $20 of your class fee or coupon. All class fees must be paid in full 24 hours prior to the date of the class. A 24 hour notice of cancellation is required to or all class fees are forfeited

  • Call 210-490-7625 for availability to schedule your class.

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Aug
26
10:00 AM10:00

New! Fun Silver Ring With Decorations - Beginning Soldering

Decorative Sterling Silver Ring - One Day Workshop - Beginning Level

$165 Class Fee - Includes all silver,  silver decorations, supplies and tools

An Entry Level Class

Expand your jewelry making skills in this one day workshop. You will learn to size, cut and texture the silver for a ring. You will also learn to solder various decorations to the ring. You will learn to shape, form, pantina and texture. This class is designed for the beginning jewelry artist. You will be learning good basic skills that will allow you to make many different soldered projects.

Full payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable or transferable. Call for availability 210-490-7625.

 

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Aug
23
5:30 PM17:30

Domed Earrings - Shaping & Forming Metal

Shaping & Forming Metal - Domed Earrings

$60 Class Fee (The kit is no charge in copper) (Kit for Sterling Silver is $35)

This class requires previous metal-smithing or soldering experience. Please take the Bangle Class or other entry level soldering class before taking this class.

Learn to form and dome metal and learn to use a disc cutter. This class will teach the basics of forging and you will make a stunning pair of domed and soldered earrings. Build your skills in soldering and forming metal, texturing and using patinas. This class is part of a series of Wednesday evening skill building classes with Barbara Garrett.

All evening classes are non-refundable and are due when you reserve your place. Please call the store for availability and reservation 210-490-7625. All classes must be paid in advance in full and are non - refundable or transferable.

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