ABS Meeting: Oct 29, 2018 Cage Wrapped Crystal Project

6:30-8:30pm Here’s a useful technique – how to turn a stone or crystal without holes into something you can wear !   Instructor:  Sally deGraffenried Supplies needed to complete project: Crystal Point (at least 1” long) Tools:   Flat nose Pliers, Round nose Pliers, Nylon jaw pliers, Wire cutters (flush cutters) Pen or mandrel 22ga dead soft… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Oct 29, 2018 Cage Wrapped Crystal Project

ABS Meeting: Sept 24, 2018 – Alcohol Inks on Charms

6:30-8:30pm         Instructors: Michele Chesak and Laura Powell  This is a fun and easy project to create colorful metal charms to add to your jewelry creations. What will be supplied at the meeting:      

ABS Meeting: Aug 27, 2018- Circular Concentric Brick Stitch-“Enchanted Pendant”

6:30-8:30pm Instructor: Laura Zeiner Description: Summer is winding down (Haha! Just kidding. This is Texas!), and we are dreaming of cooler nights under a full autumn moon. Let’s create a stunning and surprisingly simple necklace using the versatile and easy-to-learn brick stitch (technically: Circular Concentric Brick Stitch). You can make them in any colors you… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Aug 27, 2018- Circular Concentric Brick Stitch-“Enchanted Pendant”

Class-The Dark Side Bead Embroidery – Sat, July 21, 10-4pm

The Dark Side Bead Embroidery Class- Sat, July 21, 10-4pm at the Villages at Turtle Rock            This class is perfect for beginners to the wonderful and addicting world of bead embroidery. Nora Pero is the instructor and she will guide you through the process of bead embroidery in this easy… Continue Reading Class-The Dark Side Bead Embroidery – Sat, July 21, 10-4pm

ABS Meeting: July 23, 2018 – Making a Beaded Bead

6:30-8:30pm                                                                   Add another dimension to your beaded projects by creating beaded beads.   Mary Stribling will be teaching us how to make the beaded… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: July 23, 2018 – Making a Beaded Bead

President’s Corner

Thank you, Laura Zeiner, for a fun project at our August meeting.  The brick stitch pendant is very pretty and I had fun watching the colors of the mood beads change as I stitched new rows.  What’s the mood when the beads turn brown?!?  We have two more projects (our September 24 and October 29… Continue Reading President’s Corner