Starflower Garden Necklace – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Starflower Garden Necklace Step-by-Step

Title of our class:  
Starflower Garden Necklace

Description for our class:
In this class we will combine techniques to create a bead woven, floral necklace that is perfect for spring!

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.

Right Angle Weave Rope Bracelets – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Right Angle Weave Rope

Description for our class:

In this class we will review right-angle-weave stitch to create a drapey rope using John Bead Czech Glass seed beads. The finished design is both flexible and holds its shape. This stitch can be worked with any size beads. The sample shown was created with a Size 6/0 Czech Glass Seed Bead mix. Size 10/0 beads are used to attach the clasp.

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead

Beaded Slider Bracelets! – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here: Slider Bracelets Step-by-Step

Description for our class:
Create these fun, slider bracelets in a flash! Two-drop, even count peyote technique is used to create each band. The finished edge is added using brick stitch technique to hold the slider charms in position on the band.

 

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead

Earth Valentines, Globe Stitch Bracelets! – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Earth Valentines Step-by-Step

Description for our class:

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead

Preciosa-Ornela Presents HeartFelt Projects

Seed Bead Heart Pendant designed by Helena Chmelíková

It does not have to be Valentine’s Day for you to express how much somebody means to you. You can give your loved ones a small token of your appreciation at any time. The wide range of shapes, sizes and colors of the beads and seed beads from the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads™ range will enable you to create an interesting pattern or color mix. This will make the seed bead heart a true original.

TECHNIQUE: BEADWEAVING – RIGHT ANGLE WEAVE AND SQUARE STITCH

PROJECT PDF:  Red heart seed-bead-pendant

Red Hot Necklace designed by Helena Chmelíková

Fire polished beads from the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads™ brand are an inherent part of the standard range of glass beads offered for the creation of costume jewelry accessories.  The glint of classically faceted beads always provides a luxurious appearance and an elegant impression. The perfect lacy working of the necklace sewn using three sizes of fire polished beads requires experience and a patient and precise approach on the part of the beadworker.

TECHNIQUE: BEADWEAVING

Project PDF:  Red Hot Necklace

Crocheted Heart made of Fire Polished beads and Rocailles

A handmade gift is always appreciated so much more. Use the so-called square stitch to create a three-dimensional heart using beads and seed beads from the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads™ which is guaranteed to be an excellent gift for every occasion.

TECHNIQUE: SQUARE STITCH

Project PDF:  Crocheted heart

Pearl Cuff Bracelets – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The recorded live class is here (Canadians must click on the link twice)
Class Project PDF is here: Pearl Cuff Bracelets Step-by-Step

Live Class took place January 15th, 5pm Central Time

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead

Bead-on-a-Bead, Sun Earrings – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The recorded live class is here (Canadians must click on the link twice)
Class Project PDF is here:

Description for our class:
In this project we will build a thread bridge with thread and build our first row of brick stitch onto the thread that loops around a wooden bead. From there we will build a fun brick stitch pattern using size 11/0 John Bead Czech Glass Seed Beads and 3mm rondelles.

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead

Wavy Superduo Bracelet – Free Class with Michaels Classroom

The recorded live class is here (Canadians must click on the link twice)
Class Project PDF is here:

Wavy Superduo Bracelet

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.

All of our classes for Michaels with links to patterns and recorded class  on this blog are here.

If you would like to try more advanced projects, we have a Facebook group you can join where we post all our project PDFS.

Bead Projects and PDFs from John Bead