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.

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.

Crystal Lane DIY Rainbow Skull Bracelet

 

The Project PDF is here:  Rainbow Skulls

Our Crystal Lane DIY beads are cover the entire rainbow of colors!  There are clear and opaque color options, and this bracelet clearly showcases how amazing the bicones are.

Rainbow Skulls Bracelet Project
If you love the bracelet as much as we do, we know you will be happy to learn that we have a project PDF we can share.
The Right Angle Weave is one of the most popular bead stiches and Danielle Wickes used it to create the Rainbow Skull Bracelet.
Everything Danielle used to make her bracelet is 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.

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

Special Unboxing Class! Introducing New Czech Seed Beads in 3-Pack Palettes! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

New at Michaels! 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 is online 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 Class

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.

Back to Basics, Intro to Peyote Stitch! Free Project with Michaels Classroom

The Project PDF is here:  Back to Basics, Intro to Peyote Stitch

Description of Class: 

Back-to-School September 2022! This month we are taking it back-to-basics in bead weaving designs! In this class we are introducing even-count
peyote stitch technique. This .pdf has two, easy patterns for a 7″ bracelet,
and a blank template you can use to create your own. Use any colors. In
class we will be working with Size 8/0 Czech Seed Beads.

EXTRA – Random Pattern PDF

Danielle’s extra gift is a PDF you can color in yourself.  For this bracelet, her son colored in the pattern and Danielle stitched the final bracelet.

Even Count Blank Palette.

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.