Bead Fest Philadelphia 2017
 

Workshops by Agnieszka Watts

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08/19/2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Saturday, August 19, 2017
1006, Vegas Evening - $129
 
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Level: Intermediate Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Bead Embroidery,Bead Stitching,Bead Weaving,Design

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• How to create the base for bead embroidery using 4 hole beads
  • Setting round chatons and square rivoli
  • Adjusting size of the bracelet for a personal fit
 
Learn how to set small crystal chatons and square rivolis in sew-on settings, which can be later used for
creating this glamorous piece. Festive colors of this bangle bracelet evoke sparkling with excitement Vegas
night and small wheel beads create additional dimension to this full of allure piece.You WILL NOT  complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: Netting, familiar with 2 or 4 hole beads

Materials you are required to bring: Beading needles #11, beading thread Fireline 4lb.test, scissors, beading mat, task lamp, flat bent nose plies

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1006, Vegas Evening - $129 [More Info]
Agnieszka Watts
 
08/20/2017
8:30 am - 11:30 am Sunday, August 20, 2017
1008, Venice Carnival - $125
 
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Level: Intermediate Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Bead Embroidery,Bead Stitching,Bead Weaving,Design

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• How to create the base for bead embroidery and design
  • Using cup chain for embroidery
  • Working with 2 and 4 hole beads
 
Create this funny, sparkling with colors of crystals bracelet bangle. You can later make more and stack them
together. Then each one can be in a different color and you can wear them like a rainbow adoring your wrist. You can learn a new technique how to create a sturdy yet flexible bracelet base using Czechmates beads.
This kind of foundation can be used later as a background for a new technique of the bead embroidery, which
creates structural and fashionable designs with crescents beads and crystal cup chain.You WILL  complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: Netting, familiar with 2 or 4 hole beads

Materials you are required to bring: Beading needles #11, beading thread Fireline 4lb.test, beading mat, scissors, task lamp, wire cutters

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1008, Venice Carnival - $125 [More Info]
Agnieszka Watts
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sunday, August 20, 2017
1014, Etruscan Lace Bracelet - $117
 
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Level: Intermediate Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Bead Stitching,Bead Weaving

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• Beadweaving techniques used for 2 hole beads
  • Working and designing with demi round beads
  • Using different shapes, colors and finishes of beads in modern beadweaving
 
Connect shaped glass beads, lustrous fire polished rounds and new demi seed beads to create this delicate andelegant piece. The bracelet will wrap gently around your wrist sparkling with a mysterious glow.This class will focus on becoming more familiar with new demi-round seed beads, how and when use them in the
beaded projects..You WILL  complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: Netting

Materials you are required to bring: Beading mat, beading needles # 11 or 12, scissors, beading thread Fireline 4lb.test, task lamp

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1014, Etruscan Lace Bracelet - $117 [More Info]
Agnieszka Watts