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Maria Richmond Class: Reverie Necklace

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Join Maria to create this stunning Art Nouveau-style bib featuring wrapped briolettes, formed and nested wire which you’ll embellished with weaves, wraps and coils. Wrapped beads links and a handmade clasp will complete this lovely necklace.

Some skills or techniques to be learned:
1) Students will learn to form and forge 16 gauge wire frames.
2) Students will learn to do a figure-8 weave
3) Students will learn to wrap a briolette.
4) Students will learn several different methods of coiling.

Date: Saturday, October 21st, 2017
Class Length: 5 Hours (2pm - 7pm)

Class price includes instruction and kit fees.

Materials supplied in kit:
18x11mm horizontally drilled teardrop, 1
Accessory beads
2" 24 gauge headpins, 1
14-16" 3-4mm wide open link copper chain
6mm i.d. closed copper jump rings, 6
16 gauge wire, 26"
16 gauge half-round wire, 2", (can substitute 18 gauge round wire)
20 gauge wire, 12"
26 gauge wire, 192"
24 gauge wire, 52"
Printed tutorial

Tools students should bring: Round and chain nose pliers, nylon-jawed pliers, flush cutters, fine permanent marker. Optional: bench block and hammer

We will also have a trunk show between the two classes. Maria's kits and other items will be available for purchase between 12:00 and 2:00pm on the date of the classes.

Note: These classes will be held in a location only accessible by stairs.

All class sales are final. No refunds or exchanges available.