Fringe Earrings With Bead Landing 3-Pack Palettes! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

These gorgeous palettes of Czech Seed Beads will make designing in color a snap! In class, we will introduce the collection, answer questions, and share a sneak peek of upcoming projects!

The collection for USA is online here.

The collection for Canada is here.

The complete collection is available for viewing in this PDF.

Our first project PDF featuring the new boxes is for these wonderful fringe earrings.  PDF is here.

The Recorded Unveiling Event

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Danielle on Instagram linked here.
Danielle on Facebook linked here.

Silver Flower on Turquoise Earrings! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  SIlver and Turquoise Flower Earrings

Description of Class: 

In this class we will brick stitch using size 10 Czech Seed beads onto a gemstone heishi (disc) bead. This is an intermediate technique. We have a great intro to this technique available here, from an earlier class where we brick stitch onto a component.

Click here to view our Owl Charm Earrings class.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Danielle on Instagram linked here.
Danielle on Facebook linked here.

Basket Weave Bracelet! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Basket Weave Suede

Description of Class: 

Weave a basket of metallic earth tones with new, matte-color metallics
from our Czech Seed Beads 3-Packs. This bead-weaving design is a
variation of ladder stitch. In class we will cover this intermediate project
that integrates the laddering technique. We have a great introductory
class you can review for laddering basics.
Intro to Ladder Stitch Video Link
Abbreviations
S10A

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Danielle on Instagram linked here.
Danielle on Facebook linked here.

Lightening Bolt Fringe Earrings – Free Project from John Bead

The Project PDF is here: Lightning Earrings

Danielle Wickes, our Creative Director clearly loves the new Miyuki Czech Coating bead collection.
She has prepared a new Lightening Bolt pattern for everyone to try.
New Miyuki Beads with Czech Coatings
Ten colors in 11/0 and 8/0
Linked here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Netted Rope! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Smoke and Shadow Netted Rope

Description of Class: 

We will learn to weave a dark net of rope with an ombre of smoky
beads trapped inside.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Danielle on Instagram linked here.
Danielle on Facebook linked here.

Crystal Tweed Herringbone Bracelet! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Professor Light, Crystal Tweed Herringbone Bracelet revision

Description of Class: 

Professor Light’s Crystal Tweed Herringbone Bracelet will introduce two,
intermediate additions to herringbone stitch. We will add accent beads
within the stitch and work with different sizes to make this bracelet have
the texture of a worn fabric.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is the Creative Director for  John Bead. She specializes in working with seed beads, bead-weaving, and looming, creating hand-knotted mala and yoga jewelry, crochet, and jewelry made with leather and wire.

Danielle on Instagram linked here.
Danielle on Facebook linked here.

PRECIOSA PermaLux Seed Beads

Allow yourself to be enchanted by the new
PRECIOSA PermaLux seed beads!
The surface finish collection known as PRECIOSA PermaLux has expanded the range of seed beads under the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads™ brand.

The PermaLux color pallet includes 22 shades of pastel colors in mother-of-pearl, metallic gloss and matt versions.

Light Yellow, Dark Yellow, Yellow-Brown, Orange, Apricot, Light Brown, Brown, Red, Pink, Light Pink, Fuchsia, Violet, Purple, Lavender, Dark Violet, Mint, Sea Green, Teal, Dark Turquoise, Light Blue, Blue, Grey

The color spectrum offers shades of yellow, orange, brown, red, pink, lilac, green or blue and grey in the glossy and matt variants.

John Bead collection is here.