×
« Back to Class List
 

Workshop List

Walnut Creek Bead & Design Show [more shows]

Organize By: Date | Category | Instructor | Class Name

Date Unavailable

2 Bead Peyote Bracelet
10:00am - 1:00pm
2 Bead Peyote BraceletOctober 7, 10:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Marilyn PetersClass Fee: $50.00Kit Fee: $15.00
Skill Level: All
Working knowledge of Peyote and Herringbone is appreciated, but I can help even the most beginner beader to create this fun technique.
Please bring the following: bead mat, task lamp and extension cord, “readers” to help you see the bead holes. I will supply: Size 8° seed beads in Crystal AB, size 15° seed beads, size 4mm crystal bicones as well as needles, thread, and multipage color tutorial.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Jewelry Repair
10:00am - 5:00pm
Jewelry RepairOctober 7, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Marilyn Peters
Skill Level: All
Do you have old necklaces, bracelets, and earrings at home that are broken? Except for soldering metal, I am offering to repair those pieces, for a price, so they will become your treasured "go to" pieces once more. Price will be determined by the amount of work that needs to be accomplished. "Knotting" is also offered but will be picked up while the show is happening or I will ship it back to you for minimum USPS cost after the show. All metals used in making the repairs will be high quality base metals unless higher quality items (ie. gold filled, sterling silver) are supplied by the customer.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Decorative Painting 101
11:00am - 1:00pm
Decorative Painting 101October 7, 11:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $38.00
Skill Level: All
Simple Holiday Plaques for doors, walls and gifts! This is another great piece to work on individually or as a group, under the expert guidance of decorative painter, Leslie Hamilton. These sturdy pine plaques will celebrate more than holiday or family, they celebrate your individual creativity. We welcome all levels skill and experience in crafts' painting and assembly. This is the perfect “can do” project for nervous first timers! Work at your own pace with templates, paint, beads, ribbons and other bric-a-brac; all we provide to you!

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Tennis Bracelet
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tennis BraceletOctober 7, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Marilyn PetersClass Fee: $35.00Kit Fee: $25.00
Skill Level: All
Perfect for every event with pearls and crystals in gold and silver. The technique used is Right Angle Weave, but I will help you take the pain out. Please bring a lamp and long extension cord, cheater glasses to see the tiny beads, bead mat, and bead container dish. I will supply thread, needles, and the tutorial and lots of patience.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Decorative Painting 102
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Decorative Painting 102October 7, 3:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $38.00Kit Fee: $12.00 Includes mask blank, ribbons, trim, paint palette, brushes, crystals and feathers.
Skill Level: All
Create Your own Venetian Masks and create a new family tradition. Whether a novice or experienced artist, Leslie Hamilton, a decorative painter for 25 years, will focus on what you require to decorate your own, authentic mask. Beginners will be introduced to various basic methods and tools necessary. For the more experienced artist, she will focus on supplying inspiring materials and guidance for all levels. Kids with parents are welcome!

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Twist and Turn Wire Bangle Class
10:00am - 12:00pm
Twist and Turn Wire Bangle ClassOctober 8, 10:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Mixed Media Class By Joyce TrowbridgeClass Fee: $30.00Kit Fee: $20.00
Skill Level: Beginner
Twist and turn different gauge wires to make this fun, bangle style bracelet with a handmade lampwork bead, crystal beads and Czech glass beads. Four different colorways to choose from. Material kit provides everything needed to make a complete bracelet along with written instructions. Tools are available for in-class use. Most students will finish the project in class.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Wire-Wrapped Flower Charm Bracelet
10:00am - 1:00pm
Wire-Wrapped Flower Charm BraceletOctober 8, 10:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Wirework Class By Marilyn PetersClass Fee: $55.00Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: Beginner
Technique: wire wrapping. Kit fee $40. There are over 60 beads to "wire wrap". Wire wrapping will become as easy as breathing and you will have a beautiful floral beaded bracelet to show for your efforts. Bring tools: flush cutters, chain nose pliers, crimping pliers, round nose pliers Bead Mat "Cheater" glasses Kit includes: Whole bunch of glass flowers and leaves 12" Soft Flex Wire Guards Crimps Crimp Covers Magnetic Closure Ball-end Head Pins Demi-Round Seed Beads Tutorial on Wire Wrapping

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Jewelry Repair
10:00am - 5:00pm
Jewelry RepairOctober 8, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Marilyn Peters
Skill Level: All
Do you have old necklaces, bracelets, and earrings at home that are broken? Except for soldering metal, I am offering to repair those pieces, for a price, so they will become your treasured "go to" pieces once more. Price will be determined by the amount of work that needs to be accomplished. "Knotting" is also offered but will be picked up while the show is happening or I will ship it back to you for minimum USPS cost after the show. All metals used in making the repairs will be high quality base metals unless higher quality items (ie. gold filled, sterling silver) are supplied by the customer.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Simple Torch Enameling
10:30am - 12:30pm
Simple Torch EnamelingOctober 8, 10:30am - 12:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Enameling Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $59.00
Skill Level: All
Enameling has always been an amazing art form that has so many possibilities. You'll learn the basics, such as different metals to use, how to prep them, and the different tools you'll need to start your next adventure. Play with colors, materials and techniques. We will be torch enameling in our classes. You will make up to two pieces. All tools and materials needed for the class will be supplied. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED, "Out of Stock" PLEASE EMAIL US AT:chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes at show after 8/1/2022, due to travels & supplies.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Kids Watercolor
11:00am - 1:00pm
Kids WatercolorOctober 8, 11:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $18.00 (Parents supervising their children are free.)
Skill Level: All
Creativity is not just for grownups! For the first time ever, Garan Beadagio offers a hands-on painting class for your budding, little Picassos. Led by locally renowned, fine artist, Leslie Hamilton, she will introduce your kids to the magic of water color painting. This fun, approachable class will delight both kids and their adults in a safe friendly environment. Kids ten years and younger must be accompanied by an adult. All equipment and supplies are provided.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Charmful Boho Necklace Class
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Charmful Boho Necklace ClassOctober 8, 1:00pm - 3:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Mixed Media Class By Joyce TrowbridgeClass Fee: $30.00Kit Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
What can be better than combining some of our favorite beading materials into this lovely necklace? Quality charms and findings by Tierracast pair nicely with these uniquely shaped stone beads and thick leather cord. Multiple colorways to choose from, with different themed charms. Material kit provides everything needed to make a complete necklace along with written instructions. Tools are available for in-class use. Most students will finish the project in class.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

The Finishing Ends
1:30pm - 3:30pm
The Finishing EndsOctober 8, 1:30pm - 3:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Jewelry Design Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $59.00
Skill Level: All
The class is a great introduction to making jewelry. We will be making a hand stung bracelet with a hand linked bead at the end. We will be learning how to properly end your bracelets using crimp beads and jewelry wire with very professional looking ends. Also how to make those wire loops you will find on earrings, pendants and linked chains. We will use wire and a head pin for this part. We will go over the basic tools, finding and wire alone with different crimping techniques. We will be using all sterling silver for these projects and there will be some choices in beads and color. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED, "Out of Stock" PLEASE EMAIL US AT :chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes at show after 8/1/2022, due to travels & supplies.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Doodles
2:00pm - 5:00pm
DoodlesOctober 8, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Marilyn PetersClass Fee: $50.00Kit Fee: $20.00
Skill Level: All
This class is lot of fun ~ you get to freeform "doodle" a design and then bead it, embellishing with seed beads, crystals, pearls, etc. to make it your own creation.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Decorative Painting 102
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Decorative Painting 102October 8, 3:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $38.00Kit Fee: $12.00 Includes mask blank, ribbons, trim, paint palette, brushes, crystals and feathers.
Skill Level: All
Create Your own Venetian Masks and create a new family tradition. Whether a novice or experienced artist, Leslie Hamilton, a decorative painter for 25 years, will focus on what you require to decorate your own, authentic mask. Beginners will be introduced to various basic methods and tools necessary. For the more experienced artist, she will focus on supplying inspiring materials and guidance for all levels. Kids with parents are welcome!

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Decorative Painting 101
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Decorative Painting 101October 8, 3:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $38.00
Skill Level: All
Simple Holiday Plaques for doors, walls and gifts! This is another great piece to work on individually or as a group, under the expert guidance of decorative painter, Leslie Hamilton. These sturdy pine plaques will celebrate more than holiday or family, they celebrate your individual creativity. We welcome all levels skill and experience in crafts' painting and assembly. This is the perfect “can do” project for nervous first timers! Work at your own pace with templates, paint, beads, ribbons and other bric-a-brac; all we provide to you!

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Knotted Feather Necklace
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Knotted Feather NecklaceOctober 8, 3:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Mixed Media Class By Joyce TrowbridgeClass Fee: $40.00Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Create a whimsical, knotted necklace with a feather charm focal, beautiful stone beads, leather, and chain. Material kit provides everything needed to make a complete necklace along with written instructions. Tools are available for in-class use. Most students will finish the project in class.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Soldered Earring Designs
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Soldered Earring DesignsOctober 8, 4:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Soldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $59.00
Skill Level: Beginner
You LOVE earrings??? I DO too! Join us in learning different designs of earrings. We will be soldeding these earrings giving them a professional designer look. This class is great for those that have never soldered, need a refresher in soldering, or you just love earrings! The techniques are simple but the designs never go out of style, and have been my favorite for many many years. Supplies are included, we will be using sterling silver, Pre-made settings and cubic zirconia. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes after 9/26/22, due to travels & supplies.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Jewelry Repair
10:00am - 5:00pm
Jewelry RepairOctober 9, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Marilyn Peters
Skill Level: All
Do you have old necklaces, bracelets, and earrings at home that are broken? Except for soldering metal, I am offering to repair those pieces, for a price, so they will become your treasured "go to" pieces once more. Price will be determined by the amount of work that needs to be accomplished. "Knotting" is also offered but will be picked up while the show is happening or I will ship it back to you for minimum USPS cost after the show. All metals used in making the repairs will be high quality base metals unless higher quality items (ie. gold filled, sterling silver) are supplied by the customer.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Simple Soldering
10:30am - 12:30pm
Simple SolderingOctober 9, 10:30am - 12:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Soldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $59.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning about the tools needed to solder, the do and don't and basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make one of the designs above or you will be giving wire to make your own simple design. If there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com. We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes at show after 8/1/2022, due to travels & supplies.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Decorative Painting 101
11:00am - 1:00am
Decorative Painting 101October 9, 11:00am - 1:00am (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $38.00
Skill Level: All
Simple Holiday Plaques for doors, walls and gifts! This is another great piece to work on individually or as a group, under the expert guidance of decorative painter, Leslie Hamilton. These sturdy pine plaques will celebrate more than holiday or family, they celebrate your individual creativity. We welcome all levels skill and experience in crafts' painting and assembly. This is the perfect “can do” project for nervous first timers! Work at your own pace with templates, paint, beads, ribbons and other bric-a-brac; all we provide to you!

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Kids Watercolor
11:00am - 1:00pm
Kids WatercolorOctober 9, 11:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesPainting Class By Artists of Wristy BusinessClass Fee: $18.00 (Parents supervising their children are free.)
Skill Level: All
Creativity is not just for grownups! For the first time ever, Garan Beadagio offers a hands-on painting class for your budding, little Picassos. Led by locally renowned, fine artist, Leslie Hamilton, she will introduce your kids to the magic of water color painting. This fun, approachable class will delight both kids and their adults in a safe friendly environment. Kids ten years and younger must be accompanied by an adult. All equipment and supplies are provided.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Beaded Starfish
11:00am - 2:00pm
Beaded StarfishOctober 9, 11:00am - 2:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Marilyn PetersClass Fee: $75.00Kit Fee: $25.00
Skill Level: All
Working knowledge of Peyote and Herringbone is appreciated, but I can help even the most beginner beader to create this fun technique.
Remember the “Pet Rock”? The student will use a combination of Peyote and Herringbone to create their own Pet Starfish out of four colors of seed beads. I will have kits available but I also provide over 50 tubes of size 11\0 seed beads to make their own choice. There is also a vast collection of little and small crystals and “tiny tims” from which to pick and choose to personalize their creation. Please bring the following: bead mat, task lamp and extension cord, “readers” to help you see the bead holes. I will supply: seed beads, crystals, tiny tims, needles, thread, and multipage color tutorial

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Leather, Chain & Beads Wrap Style Bracelet Class
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Leather, Chain & Beads Wrap Style Bracelet ClassOctober 9, 1:00pm - 3:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Joyce TrowbridgeClass Fee: $30.00Kit Fee: $38.00
Skill Level: Beginner
See how a little bead stringing and some barrel knots using leather cord can create an eye-catching, multi-medium, wrap style bracelet. Three kits to choose from. Material kit provides everything needed to make a complete bracelet along with written instructions. Tools are available for in-class use. Most students will finish the project in class.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Cabochon Setting
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Cabochon SettingOctober 9, 1:30pm - 4:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Stone Setting Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $99.00
Skill Level: Advanced
See Class Description
Join us in this class to learn the art of setting cabochons. We will be teaching you step by step how to build your own custom made cab setting. We'll have a selection of stones for you to choose from. Working in sterling and semi-precious stones. Materials will be included. We advise you to have Torch Soldering experience in the past year or have taken a soldering class before taking this class. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes past 9/26/22 due to supplies and travel.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Super Duper Duo Bracelet
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Super Duper Duo BraceletOctober 9, 3:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Jewelry Design Class By Joyce TrowbridgeClass Fee: $40.00Kit Fee: $28.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
A twist on a popular favorite, this leather wrap uses two-hole SuperDuo beads for a colorful, fun bracelet design. In creating this bracelet, learn how stitch on the beads, tie off the ends and use TierraCast Crimp End Caps for a professional look. Material kit provides everything needed to make a complete bracelet along with written instructions. Tools are available for in-class use. Most students will finish the project in class.

Class Permalink

Date Unavailable

Background