Bead Fest Philadelphia 2017

Workshops by Diane Hawkey

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08/17/20178:30 am - 12:30 pm Thursday, August 17, 2017
1287, Now That's A Jig! Presents: Fortune Teller Necklace - $115
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Level: Beginner Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Wire Work,Wire Wrapping

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• How to set up and use Now That's A Jig!
  • Students will create wire elements and findings
  • Students will create a framework that will support decorative beads and elements

Conjure up a necklace that will foretell your future of love and prosperity, and a handful of looks toward your future with copper wire links and charms formed on the Now That’s a Jig!. The necklace will be adorned with semiprecious gems, crystals, art beads, and sari silk. Each student will be able to put their own unique touch on the project with lots of opportunities to personalize the design. You WILL complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: Students should have basic skills using pliers

Materials you are required to bring: Beading mat, bench block, chasing hammer, flush-cut wire cutters, metal files, plastic hammer, ruler, and pliers: chainnose and roundnose.

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1287, Now That's A Jig! Presents: Fortune Teller Necklace - $115 [More Info]
Diane Hawkey