Class Name: Intro to Pearl Knotting
Class Cost: $25
Class Length: 2.5 hours
Class Level: Intro
Bonus: In an effort to ensure that students achieve successful results in class, as well as to keep the cost of the class low, we request that students purchase class supplies or class kit from Crystal Creations Bead Institute. On all PAID classes, students will receive 15% off all applicable class supplies and/or required kits for class project. Class discounts do not apply for FREE Classes, FREE Workshops, or Guest Teacher kits which are brought in by teachers.
Let the experienced teachers at Crystal Creations Bead institute show you the time-honored technique of knotting. Knotting was originally developed for use with pearls, to protect their delicate finish and as a safety measure if the strand broke. Whether you are knotting your grandmotherís pearls, or a brand new strand of your favorite stones, you want to create a professional and sophisticated look. In this class you will learn about the different type of threads and how to choose the right one for the job, different needles, using the proper findings, and how to attach clasps. Tin Cup, continuous strand, multi- strand, graduated, and French wire techniques are also covered. Material kit required (starting from 24.95).
We search the beading world, from coast to coast, for inspiration, ideas and talent to share with you! Itís our very great pleasure to bring you the finest guest teachers Ė and to watch you grow and learn from them. We think itís exciting Ė thatís why weíre one of the few bead shops in the country that sponsor guest instructors.