Shine with Crystal Jewelry: An Intro to Czech Crystal! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Shine with Crystal Jewelry An Intro to Czech Crystal

Description of Class: 

In this class we will share an intro to the beautiful world of Czech Crystal, its history, and fun facts about its manufacture, remarkable color and finishes. We will demo a quick style where crystal is the focus of an adaptable design.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Contemporary Geometric Beadwork, Peyote Triangle! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Contemporary Geometric Beadwork Triangle

Description of Class: 

Introducing Contemporary Geometric Beadwork, an open source architectural beadwork project from Kate McKinnon and a worldwide team of innovators! In this class, Danielle Wickes will walk you through a favorite CGB project, a peyote triangle.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

How to Create Seed Beaded Chain for your Gemstone Jewelry! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Seed Beaded Chain, Semiprecious Gemstone Necklace

Description of Class: 

John Bead Czech Seed Beads are a great medium for gemstone jewelry! The colors of the seed beads pull out and compliment the hues in your semi-precious stones. In class we will string beautiful, 8mm Jasper gemstones on iris brown seed beads for an earthy feeling necklace. This class is beginner-friendly.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Sapphire Lace, Crochet Style Beadweaving – Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here: Sapphire Lace

Description of Class: 

Let’s create a beautiful lace stitch with John Bead Czech seed beads! In this class we will use Right Angle Weave stitch technique to create jewelry that looks like lace crochet.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Introduction to Square Stitch – Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Square stitch pennant earrings

Description of Class: 

In this class we will introduce square stitch technique and create a neat pair of earrings in a pennant shape. Square stitch is a great stitch for everything from finishing loom pieces to creating more advanced designs.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Designer Packaging Q and A – Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Designer Packaging Q&A

Description of Class: 

Level-up your presentation and create brand recognition with designer packaging for your handmade jewelry business. In this Q & A Style class, we will demo packaging ideas for gifting and selling, as well as answer questions related to packaging and storing your handmade jewelry. You’ll leave class ready to offer amazing gift wrapping as an option for your customers.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Pro Seller Stackables – Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Pro Seller Stackables

Description of Class:  Three tubes of John Bead Czech Seed Beads, Three Gorgeous Bracelets, One Technique! In this class, we will show how you can create three, stunning stacker bracelets using variations of just one technique. This is the class for Pro Sellers looking to stretch their bead stash and make the most out of their materials. The concept and techniques shared in class will inspire you with ideas to create a cohesive collection.

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.

Ruffle Pendant and Ruffle Earrings – Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here: Ruffle Pendant

Description for our class:

In this class we will learn a fun spin of brick stitch on a component. Create a ruffle design using John Bead Czech Seed Beads. This design can become a pendant, earrings, or both!

The Recorded Class is here.

About our Instructor Danielle Wickes
Danielle Wickes is a Designer and Content Creator 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.