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January 31, 2023

Zenith Workshop
10:30am - 12:30pm
Zenith WorkshopJanuary 31, 10:30am - 12:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $50.00
Skill Level: All
This is one of our “choose your own adventure” kits. You can make a pair of earrings and a single drop pendant OR a three tier pendant. Three kits combined make a standard length bracelet. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Torch Enameling Basics
10:30am - 1:30pm
Torch Enameling BasicsJanuary 31, 10:30am - 1:30pmSee Other DatesEnameling Class By Symone BeasleyClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
Welcome to the wonderful world of enameling! We will teach you step by step how to use powder enamels on copper pieces with some added fun! Enameling has always been an amazing art form that has so many possibilities Play with colors, materials and techniques. We will be torch enameling in our classes. You will make up to four pieces. All tools and materials needed for the class will be supplied. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Right Angle Weave For All Levels
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Right Angle Weave For All LevelsJanuary 31, 1:00pm - 4:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Mermaid Necklace
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Mermaid NecklaceJanuary 31, 2:00pm - 5:00pmBeadwork Class By Yin GuangClass Fee: $60.00Kit Fee: $38.00 Includes all materials, a paper template and instructions
Skill Level: All
7 Strands Laramie
This is a 7-strand Laramie braid, not a traditional Kumihimo braid. The necklace is made using satin cords, magatama beads and a focal centerpiece. Using this technique, you can create designed necklaces with focal pieces you have. In this class, you will learn cords set up, color arrangement and braid around a core, add a bead by sequence to create a very pleasing ridged spiral, as well as how to finish the braid and glue the end cap.

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Metal Clay for Metalsmiths
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Metal Clay for MetalsmithsJanuary 31, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
Take the next steps in your metalworking journey! Learn to create elements and components for use in other jewelry, whether metal clay or traditional metalworking. You will learn to mold and refine fine silver components easily and efficiently and how to successfully torch fire them. Your instructor will discuss in detail the specific techniques and tricks required to solder and fuse metal clay to sheet and wire. If time allows, instructor will demonstrate fusing technique. You will have access to all necessary supplies, tools, and equipment for success, and your experienced teacher will guide you through the process of creating beautiful, detailed components to take your jewelry to the next level! Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Keum Boo Earrings
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Keum Boo EarringsJanuary 31, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create these unusual earrings in this introduction to the ancient Korean art of keum-boo, where 24 kt gold is fused to fine silver and patinated to create this unique effect. Keum-boo is a simple but precise process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create earrings that are your interpretation of those shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include depletion gilding, cutting and placing foil, fusing, and patinating the metal, and finally polishing and finishing. Silver blanks will be available in a selection of shapes, and availability may vary. Cost of the kit with all the components needed to make earrings will be $85 including the silver ear wires, in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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In Gilded Cages
2:00pm - 6:00pm
In Gilded CagesJanuary 31, 2:00pm - 6:00pmWirework Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $55.00 Chunky focal bead, (choice of brass or copper) disc, wire, head pins, chain, jump rings, small crystal or stone beads, reclaimed Sari silk
Skill Level: All
Here’s a way to showcase one big, fabulous bead in superb style! Learn to create a custom “Gilded Cage” to enclose and enhance that special bead in your collection that you just haven’t done anything with using wire wrapping and basic metalworking techniques, and then decorate your pendant using sparkling crystal beads, or simple stone ones if you aren’t a bling girl. Every kit includes a unique large bead – but feel free to bring one of your own instead, as long as it has a largish hole for the mounting wire. We’ll finish the pendant with reclaimed Sari silk in an assortment of colors that will make your Gypsy Soul sing. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: Jewelry Making Pliers and Wire cutters, Hole punch if you have one, Sanding stick or file, Sharpie, fabric scissors

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Zenith Workshop
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Zenith WorkshopJanuary 31, 2:30pm - 4:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $50.00
Skill Level: All
This is one of our “choose your own adventure” kits. You can make a pair of earrings and a single drop pendant OR a three tier pendant. Three kits combined make a standard length bracelet. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Advanced Cabochon Setting
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Advanced Cabochon SettingJanuary 31, 2:30pm - 5:30pmStone Setting Class By Tiffany DoverClass Fee: $149.00
Skill Level: Advanced
Need to have taken stone setting prior
Learn to develop your soldering skills even further with our advanced soldering class. We will be playing with fire as we learn to add textures and decorative pieces to take your artwork to the next level. We will be working with sterling silver further testing your skills with your heat control. All tools and materials for the class will be provided. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Advance Enameling
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Advance EnamelingJanuary 31, 2:30pm - 5:30pmEnameling Class By Symone BeasleyClass Fee: $120.00
Skill Level: All
If you enjoyed our beginning enameling class you'll have a blast in our advance enameling! Play with new techniques and try new things. We will also have a chance to add in some extra sparkles with CZ's. All enameling will be done with a torch. We'll be making at least 2 projects using copper pieces. All tools and materials needed for the class are included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Twist on tubes
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Twist on tubesJanuary 31, 4:00pm - 7:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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UFO seminar- how to finish what you have done
6:00pm - 9:00pm
UFO seminar- how to finish what you have doneJanuary 31, 6:00pm - 9:00pmJewelry Design Class By Kim FoxClass Fee: $60.00 The amount can be returned to you through purchases in my booth at the show.
Skill Level: All
Do you have drawers full of strung, beaded, braided, wire wrapped projects that have everything but the clasp, cone, connector, etc. that will finish them? Are you tired of trying to figure out how to attach A to B or C or D? I have been making jewelry for over 20 years and designing all matter of clasps, cones, pendants, earrings, rings, as well as other items. I have used my designs as well as others to make jewelry that I sell and teach people how to make. In the seminar I will show how to attach and choose things to finish jewelry. I will discuss pros and cons to different ways of making things. Bring your questions and if time permits I will look at projects and suggest ways to finish them.

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February 1, 2023

Woodland Pearl
9:00am - 12:00am
Woodland PearlFebruary 1, 9:00am - 12:00amSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $120.00Kit Fee: $49.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
In this class you will make a woodland-themed pendant of your own design that features a beautiful pearl. (choice of color) Learn to make flat and also dimensional coils and tendrils, as well as tricks for attaching the coils securely. Tiny leaves and berries serve as accents.

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Beginners Silver Clay
9:00am - 12:00pm
Beginners Silver ClayFebruary 1, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
This is the class you have been waiting for! Learn everything you need to know to make your own custom jewelry from metal clay in one straightforward class, AND get your hands on the hottest new products in the metal clay world. You will learn to roll, shape, cut, texture, refine, fire and polish metal clay. Your teacher will provide design considerations that will lead to successful finished pieces. Learn Carrie’s firing guidelines and techniques so that you can work with multiple types of metal clay at home. You will have access to try a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what is best for your future projects. You will learn required skills to successfully torch fire fine silver metal clay, and kiln firing will be discussed. Finish a pair of fine silver earrings (or pendant) that you designed and leave with the expertise and knowledge required to make metal clay jewelry on your own. Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, .925 silver earring hoops and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Rag & Bone Pendants
9:00am - 1:00pm
Rag & Bone PendantsFebruary 1, 9:00am - 1:00pmMixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $50.00 Bone (and/or other) beads, Heavyweight embossed copper strip, copper wire, copper findings, reclaimed silk and other fibers. Non-bone beads and elements are also available if you would rather use them.
Skill Level: All
You’ll learn to drill, form and use wire to fabricate this unusual pendant using the “trapeze” mount method of cold connecting elements to metal. Using a surprisingly easy method of connecting beads, reclaimed fibers plus other common materials, we will create a beautiful focal pendant you can add to your next beaded necklace, or simply wear your creation as-is on a simple chain or cord. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: Jewelry Making Pliers and Wire cutters, Sanding stick and files, Fine-point Sharpie

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Twist on tubes
9:00am - 1:00pm
Twist on tubesFebruary 1, 9:00am - 1:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Cabochon Setting
10:30am - 1:30pm
Cabochon SettingFebruary 1, 10:30am - 1:30pmSee Other DatesStone Setting Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $120.00
Skill Level: Advanced
Must have soldered within the last 6 months
Join us in this class to learn the art of setting cabochons. We will be teaching you step by step how to build your own custom made cab setting. We'll have a selection of stones for you to choose from. Working in sterling and semi-precious stones. Materials will be included. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Finishing All Ends
10:30am - 1:30pm
Finishing All EndsFebruary 1, 10:30am - 1:30pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Symone BeasleyClass Fee: $99.00
Skill Level: Beginner
This is a great class for all people that want to make their own pieces! We will be learning how to properly end your bracelets using crimp beads and jewelry wire with very professional looking ends. Also learn how to ball up the ends of wire to make head pins or ear wires. We will be using a torch to solder the ends on the chain, and learn how to keep those jump rings from falling off! You will learn how to shape a s-hook clasp, and how to make links out of wire. You will be leaving with a bracelet, necklace and earring that you made! We will be using all sterling silver for these projects and there will be some choices in beads and color. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a wait list in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Fashion Necklaces
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fashion NecklacesFebruary 1, 1:00pm - 4:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $25-$65 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Cipher Ornament / Pendant Workshop
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Cipher Ornament / Pendant WorkshopFebruary 1, 1:00pm - 5:00pmBead Making Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $70.00
Skill Level: All
If every word of an enchantment or incantation could take physical form, we’d like to think it would look like the Cipher ornament - a magical, mysterious & mesmerizing blended net of tiny jewels. A perfect reminder of all the mysteries of the season. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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V Necklace
2:00pm - 5:00pm
V NecklaceFebruary 1, 2:00pm - 5:00pmBeadwork Class By Yin GuangClass Fee: $60.00Kit Fee: $29.00 Includes all materials and instruction.
Skill Level: All
Anda Gumi on disk (round or square)
It is a 12-strand Anda Gumi braid. The necklace is made using satin cord and a single pearl. In this class, students will learn: - How to set up fiber on a round or square plate, - The basic moves of Anda Gumi braid, and - How to control the tension of the braid.

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Metal Clay for Metalsmiths
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Metal Clay for MetalsmithsFebruary 1, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
Take the next steps in your metalworking journey! Learn to create elements and components for use in other jewelry, whether metal clay or traditional metalworking. You will learn to mold and refine fine silver components easily and efficiently and how to successfully torch fire them. Your instructor will discuss in detail the specific techniques and tricks required to solder and fuse metal clay to sheet and wire. If time allows, instructor will demonstrate fusing technique. You will have access to all necessary supplies, tools, and equipment for success, and your experienced teacher will guide you through the process of creating beautiful, detailed components to take your jewelry to the next level! Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Abalone Wave
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Abalone WaveFebruary 1, 2:00pm - 6:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $130.00Kit Fee: $52.00
Skill Level: All
In this technique-packed class students will design and make a pendant or a pair of dangle earrings of their own design. After the pieces are torch fired we will patinate and hand polish them, then use pieces of beautiful abalone to create a unique mosaic. Crystal clear resin seals and protects your new masterpiece. STUDENTS SHOULD BRING A PAIR OF TWEEZERS

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Intro to Soldering
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Intro to SolderingFebruary 1, 2:30pm - 5:30pmSee Other DatesSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make our beautiful pieces, and if there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. You will be learning how to make a circle, attach jump rings on wire, and make shapes using the correct tools. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Netting for all levels
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Netting for all levelsFebruary 1, 4:00pm - 7:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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February 2, 2023

Elegant Lichen Pendant
9:00am - 12:00pm
Elegant Lichen PendantFebruary 2, 9:00am - 12:00pmJewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $48.00
Skill Level: All
This beautiful pendant combines rustic elements of nature with the cool elegance of pearls. Students can use the provided template or make a pendant of their own design. You will learn how to make and securely apply tiny embellishments, how to securely mount pearls post-firing, as well as how to make a hidden bail. Special Notes or requirements: Student should bring a pair of tweezers

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Making Rings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Making RingsFebruary 2, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $35.00
Skill Level: All
Yes, you can make rings! In this class, you will be guided through the process of determining the length of metal needed to produce a particular ring size including for a ring that will be textured after soldering. Using various styles of silver wire, you will create three different rings in the same size, to be worn as a set. As time allows, you will add a small cabochon in a pre-made setting to one of the rings. All steps will be carefully demonstrated and explained by an experienced and patient teacher. Skills covered in this class include cutting wire to length, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, setting a cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability and pricing will vary—or you can provide your own calibrated 5 mm stone. Cost of the kit with all the components will be $35 in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully made your first rings—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher, Vilina Hutter, at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Right Angle Weave For All Levels
9:00am - 1:00pm
Right Angle Weave For All LevelsFebruary 2, 9:00am - 1:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Silver & Gold Stunner! Metal Clay & Gold Plating
9:00am - 5:00pm
Silver & Gold Stunner! Metal Clay & Gold PlatingFebruary 2, 9:00am - 5:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $140.00
Skill Level: All
Learn the basics of metal clay in this fun class with Carrie Story while making a dazzling fine silver & gold-plated pendant! In this beginner-level class, students will learn the basics of creating with fine silver metal clay and the basics of gold-plating! Carrie will guide you through some simple techniques and discuss the requirements for successful metal clay projects. Students will roll, cut, refine and fire their metal clay components. After firing, students will learn several polishing techniques. If you thought that was fun, it gets even better! Once polished, students will pen plate 22k gold using the Pepe Pen Plater. It’s just like painting with gold! Students will accent their pendant with gold patterns to create a stunning design. All levels of experience are welcome. Registration includes 30g .999 silver clay, gold solution and use of all materials and tools.

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Rings Made Easy
10:00am - 12:00pm
Rings Made EasyFebruary 2, 10:00am - 12:00pmJewelry Design Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $79.00
Skill Level: All
Come play with us in a quick, fun, and fast pace class as we make our easy rings. You will learn how to make a simple ring using premade setting from start to finish! Learn how to size your ring band, solder your joints use a hammer, and set a premade bezel walking away with a finished project! This class is great for beginners and will give you a taste of soldering while being able to make your own wonderful simple soldered rings. Supplies are included, we will be using sterling silver, semi-precious stones, and cubic zirconia. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Wayfarer Pendant Workshop
10:30am - 1:30pm
Wayfarer Pendant WorkshopFebruary 2, 10:30am - 1:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $60.00
Skill Level: All
Sometimes we all need a little reminder on the voyage that though the waves can be rough and unpredictable, we can still hold onto stillness at our core. We are always at the center of the compass, no matter which direction we may travel - like a jewel at the crossroads. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Demos and live interviews with JTV!
11:30am - 4:30pm
Demos and live interviews with JTV!February 2, 11:30am - 4:30pmBead Making Class By JTVFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Demos, live interviews and more!

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Soldered Earrings
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Soldered EarringsFebruary 2, 1:00pm - 3:00pmSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $79.00
Skill Level: All
Join us in learning different designs of earrings. This class is great for those that have never soldered, need a refresher in soldering, or you just love earrings! The techniques are simple but the designs never go out of style, and have been my favorite for many many years. Supplies are included, we will be using sterling silver, Pre-made settings and cubic zirconia. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No refunds for Tucson Classes.

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Netting for all levels
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Netting for all levelsFebruary 2, 1:00pm - 4:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Two in One Dragon Necklace and Bracelet
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Two in One Dragon Necklace and BraceletFebruary 2, 2:00pm - 5:00pmBeadwork Class By Yin GuangClass Fee: $60.00Kit Fee: $49.00 Includes all materials and instruction
Skill Level: All
12-Strand Kongoh Gumi Z & S Spiral
You may have many opportunities to explore interesting Kongoh Gumi designs with beads and color patterns. Now it’s the time to take exploration a step further by experimenting with 12-strand Kongoh to make this two in one necklace and bracelet and learn the 12- strand Z-S spiral braid technique.

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Advanced Dremel Tool Boot Camp
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Advanced Dremel Tool Boot CampFebruary 2, 2:00pm - 5:00pmMixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $140.00Kit Fee: $75.00 Sheet metal, rivet wire, tubing, grommets, plexiglas, buttons, ceramic shards and formica. One polishing tip, utility drill bit and one diamond drill bit included in each kit.
Skill Level: All
Once you’ve mastered the basic of your Dremel or Flexible Shaft tool it’s time to learn about the many different advanced techniques and attachments available to grind, sand, cut, carve, polish and buff all kinds of materials, like plastics, wood, stone, ceramic, paper, metal and glass. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring Dremel tool or flexible shaft machine and stand -- and know how to set it up, bring whatever attachments you own, bring a Notebook and pencil, and an old, shallow ceramic or Pyrex dish for drilling wet, all students must bring SAFETY GOGGLES

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Simple Prong Setting
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Simple Prong SettingFebruary 2, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesStone Setting Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
Learn how to make a stunningly simple and attractive prong setting for a flat-backed stone! Under the guidance of an experienced and patient teacher, you will learn every step needed from designing the prongs layout to adding a bail to the finished pendant—no experience necessary! Skills you will learn in this class include filing, shaping, soldering, polishing, and setting the stone. This three-hour class will open your eyes to the beauties of prong set cabochons for your collection. Class fee is $95. All supplies, including your choice of cabochon from a broad selection, will be included in the kit fee of $65. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first prong setting—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Wayfarer Pendant Workshop
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Wayfarer Pendant WorkshopFebruary 2, 2:30pm - 5:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $60.00
Skill Level: All
Sometimes we all need a little reminder on the voyage that though the waves can be rough and unpredictable, we can still hold onto stillness at our core. We are always at the center of the compass, no matter which direction we may travel - like a jewel at the crossroads. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Delicate Necklaces
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Delicate NecklacesFebruary 2, 4:00pm - 6:00pmSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $79.00
Skill Level: All
If you enjoy cute dainty necklaces this is the class for you! We will go over 3 different ways to make simple and delicate jewelry in our necklace mini class. Learn links and play with the torch for a little extra fun! All tools and materials for the class are included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No refunds for Tucson Classes.

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All About Bugles
4:00pm - 7:00pm
All About BuglesFebruary 2, 4:00pm - 7:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$45 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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February 3, 2023

Beginners Silver Clay
9:00am - 12:00pm
Beginners Silver ClayFebruary 3, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
This is the class you have been waiting for! Learn everything you need to know to make your own custom jewelry from metal clay in one straightforward class, AND get your hands on the hottest new products in the metal clay world. You will learn to roll, shape, cut, texture, refine, fire and polish metal clay. Your teacher will provide design considerations that will lead to successful finished pieces. Learn Carrie’s firing guidelines and techniques so that you can work with multiple types of metal clay at home. You will have access to try a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what is best for your future projects. You will learn required skills to successfully torch fire fine silver metal clay, and kiln firing will be discussed. Finish a pair of fine silver earrings (or pendant) that you designed and leave with the expertise and knowledge required to make metal clay jewelry on your own. Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, .925 silver earring hoops and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Layered Silver Pendant
9:00am - 12:00pm
Layered Silver PendantFebruary 3, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesSoldering Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create this gorgeous layered pendant this introduction to soldering class. Silver soldering is a multi-step process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create the pendant shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include cutting a shape, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, and setting the cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability will vary—or you can provide your own 10 mm round cabochon. Cost of the kit with all the silver components will be $85 including the cabochon in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully soldered your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And Pearls
9:00am - 1:00pm
Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And PearlsFebruary 3, 9:00am - 1:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $30-$70 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Trailing Vines
10:30am - 12:30pm
Trailing VinesFebruary 3, 10:30am - 12:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $45.00
Skill Level: All
Water flowing over cobblestones, a vine entwined with a fence, a gently worn hillside trail. We think there is charm and elegance in all that meanders. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Intro to Soldering
10:30am - 1:30pm
Intro to SolderingFebruary 3, 10:30am - 1:30pmSee Other DatesSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make our beautiful pieces, and if there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. You will be learning how to make a circle, attach jump rings on wire, and make shapes using the correct tools. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Skulls In PMC
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Skulls In PMCFebruary 3, 12:00pm - 4:00pmPrecious Metal Clay Class By Michael MarxClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $75.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Skulls! Creepy, cool Calaveras In this half day class we will learn to make our own custom skull stencils, texture our skull designs, understand how to make flat and dimensional pendants and learn how to add fun optional details like bows, horns, headdresses, snakes and even band-aids! You will make, fire and finish your piece(es) all in one 4 hour day. All tools, textures and metal clay will be supplied by the instructor and are part of the class kit fee. The only things students should bring are their creativity and a chain or cord to mount their finished piece on!

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All About Bugles
1:00pm - 4:00pm
All About BuglesFebruary 3, 1:00pm - 4:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$45 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Dragonfly Lariat Necklace
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Dragonfly Lariat NecklaceFebruary 3, 2:00pm - 5:00pmBeadwork Class By Yin GuangClass Fee: $60.00Kit Fee: $59.00 Includes all materials, a paper template and instructions
Skill Level: All
7 Strands Fill the Gap
This necklace with braided dragonfly utilizes 7-Strands aka Fill the Gap technique. The dragonfly is made of daggers, 6/0 seed beads and crystal beads and braided into the necklace. The magnetic clasp in the front connects the dragonfly and tassels. It’s very attractive and easy to put on! A special Rule-by-Five rule is used to load beads for set up. You could learn this rule and technique to help you create your own designs.

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Keum Boo Earrings
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Keum Boo EarringsFebruary 3, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create these unusual earrings in this introduction to the ancient Korean art of keum-boo, where 24 kt gold is fused to fine silver and patinated to create this unique effect. Keum-boo is a simple but precise process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create earrings that are your interpretation of those shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include depletion gilding, cutting and placing foil, fusing, and patinating the metal, and finally polishing and finishing. Silver blanks will be available in a selection of shapes, and availability may vary. Cost of the kit with all the components needed to make earrings will be $85 including the silver ear wires, in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Trailing Vines
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Trailing VinesFebruary 3, 2:30pm - 4:30pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $45.00
Skill Level: All
Water flowing over cobblestones, a vine entwined with a fence, a gently worn hillside trail. We think there is charm and elegance in all that meanders. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Torch Enameling Basics
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Torch Enameling BasicsFebruary 3, 2:30pm - 5:30pmSee Other DatesEnameling Class By Symone BeasleyClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
Welcome to the wonderful world of enameling! We will teach you step by step how to use powder enamels on copper pieces with some added fun! Enameling has always been an amazing art form that has so many possibilities Play with colors, materials and techniques. We will be torch enameling in our classes. You will make up to four pieces. All tools and materials needed for the class will be supplied. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Simple Soldered Sets
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Simple Soldered SetsFebruary 3, 2:30pm - 5:30pmSoldering Class By Tiffany DoverClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make our beautiful pieces, and if there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. You will be learning how to make a circle, attach jump rings on wire, and make shapes using the correct tools. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Fashion Necklaces
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Fashion NecklacesFebruary 3, 4:00pm - 7:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $25-$65 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Metal Clay Party!
4:30pm - 8:00pm
Metal Clay Party!February 3, 4:30pm - 8:00pmMetalwork Class By Carrie StoryFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Come join 15th anniversary of this fun Metal Clay party!

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February 4, 2023

Spectacular Stud Earrings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Spectacular Stud EarringsFebruary 4, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesSoldering Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
Studs are back! These adorable little fine silver earrings are a breeze to make and affordable too! Learn how to quickly create stud earrings the right way. Carrie will teach you how to mold beautiful silver designs with depth and dimension to ensure sparkle on your ears. Students will make two fine silver components, torch fire and then learn to solder .925 silver posts. Carrie will discuss weight, strength and soldering techniques to ensure success the first time around. Carrie will also discuss alternative designs and techniques. Students will complete one pair of fine silver stud earrings. Kit includes 5g .999 silver clay, 2 .925 earring posts and nuts and use of all materials and tools. All levels of experience are welcome.

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Beginners Silver Clay
9:00am - 12:00pm
Beginners Silver ClayFebruary 4, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
This is the class you have been waiting for! Learn everything you need to know to make your own custom jewelry from metal clay in one straightforward class, AND get your hands on the hottest new products in the metal clay world. You will learn to roll, shape, cut, texture, refine, fire and polish metal clay. Your teacher will provide design considerations that will lead to successful finished pieces. Learn Carrie’s firing guidelines and techniques so that you can work with multiple types of metal clay at home. You will have access to try a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what is best for your future projects. You will learn required skills to successfully torch fire fine silver metal clay, and kiln firing will be discussed. Finish a pair of fine silver earrings (or pendant) that you designed and leave with the expertise and knowledge required to make metal clay jewelry on your own. Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, .925 silver earring hoops and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Making Rings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Making RingsFebruary 4, 9:00am - 12:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $35.00
Skill Level: All
Yes, you can make rings! In this class, you will be guided through the process of determining the length of metal needed to produce a particular ring size including for a ring that will be textured after soldering. Using various styles of silver wire, you will create three different rings in the same size, to be worn as a set. As time allows, you will add a small cabochon in a pre-made setting to one of the rings. All steps will be carefully demonstrated and explained by an experienced and patient teacher. Skills covered in this class include cutting wire to length, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, setting a cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability and pricing will vary—or you can provide your own calibrated 5 mm stone. Cost of the kit with all the components will be $35 in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully made your first rings—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher, Vilina Hutter, at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Bracelet Workshop
10:00am - 2:00pm
Bracelet WorkshopFebruary 4, 10:00am - 2:00pmSee Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$65 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Terrific Terrapins
10:00am - 4:00pm
Terrific TerrapinsFebruary 4, 10:00am - 4:00pmPrecious Metal Clay Class By Michael MarxClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Turtles and Tortoises in Metal Clay Who doesn’t love a turtle (or tortoise)? In this 6 hour class, we will be exploring how to make a terrapin using PMC Flex. We will start off by making a custom stencil, then, depending on the type of turtle or tortoise desired, make the body with textured metal clay. Finally, we will create a hidden bail to finish our designs. Amazing results are possible and the outcomes are limitless. This class is for the more experienced artist to further hone their creative skills. The instructor will supply all tools, textures and metal clay as part of the class kit fee. Students will only need to bring their creativity and a cord or chain to mount their finished piece on!

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Traditional Knotting
10:30am - 12:30pm
Traditional KnottingFebruary 4, 10:30am - 12:30pmMixed Media Class By Tiffany DoverClass Fee: $79.00
Skill Level: All
Come join us in learning a skill that has been around for ages. This classic beauty never goes out of style. We will be teaching you the original knotting used for pearls, that we now use for all different beads. We will be making one bracelet, using sterling silver findings, silk cord, and your choice in beads. It is suggested to bring magnifying glass and an extra light source if you have sensitive eyes. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist incase another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Keum Boo Earrings
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Keum Boo EarringsFebruary 4, 2:00pm - 5:00pmSee Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create these unusual earrings in this introduction to the ancient Korean art of keum-boo, where 24 kt gold is fused to fine silver and patinated to create this unique effect. Keum-boo is a simple but precise process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create earrings that are your interpretation of those shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include depletion gilding, cutting and placing foil, fusing, and patinating the metal, and finally polishing and finishing. Silver blanks will be available in a selection of shapes, and availability may vary. Cost of the kit with all the components needed to make earrings will be $85 including the silver ear wires, in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Herringbone Cuffs
9:00am - 12:00pm
Herringbone CuffsJanuary 28, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $105.00 An additional kit fee of $30-$40 will be due at the class depending on your chosen project.Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
This flat herringbone wide bracelet cuff will show how to set-up, insert, and turn around with special attention to thread tension, and bracelet sizing. The project uses size 8/0 seed beads that are easier for newer beaders to get further along in the project during class. We will also go through how to attach a clasp, reinforce high tension areas, and adding thread. Special Notes or requirements: This class is designed for the advanced beginner. You do not need to know herringbone stitch, but should be familiar with using a needle and thread and able to read a pattern. There are 2 versions of this project, students will be able to select which bracelet width they are interested in making at the beginning of class. YOU NEED TO BRING: 8lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Introduction to Metal Clay
9:00am - 12:00pm
Introduction to Metal ClayJanuary 28, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $37.00
Skill Level: All
This class is designed for jewelry artists who have never worked with metal clay, but who are curious about exploring this fascinating medium. After learning the basics, students can make a pendant (with or without a bail), earrings, or a handful of charms. When the pieces are dry students will learn to torch-fire them, so that they will be able to work with metal clay at home -- no kiln required!

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Making Rings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Making RingsJanuary 28, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $35.00
Skill Level: All
Yes, you can make rings! In this class, you will be guided through the process of determining the length of metal needed to produce a particular ring size including for a ring that will be textured after soldering. Using various styles of silver wire, you will create three different rings in the same size, to be worn as a set. As time allows, you will add a small cabochon in a pre-made setting to one of the rings. All steps will be carefully demonstrated and explained by an experienced and patient teacher. Skills covered in this class include cutting wire to length, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, setting a cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability and pricing will vary—or you can provide your own calibrated 5 mm stone. Cost of the kit with all the components will be $35 in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully made your first rings—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher, Vilina Hutter, at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Dazzle Lariat
9:00am - 1:00pm
Dazzle LariatJanuary 28, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Kumihimo Class By Aasia HamidClass Fee: $90.00Kit Fee: $160.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Experience with kumihimo is required.
This necklace is a combination of Japanese technique of braiding called Kumihimo and bead weaving. Kongoh Gumi braid is made using seed beads and a variety of specialty beads. Z and S spirals will be made to create a mirror image. A beautiful slider holds both braids in place and then dangles are attached at the bottom. Project will be done on Kumihimo disk. Special Notes or requirements: Students will bring double density foam disk, weighted bobbins and counterweight. Experience of kumihimo is required. Other supply list will be sent upon registration like needle, thread etc.

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Artisan Brushes
10:00am - 3:00pm
Artisan BrushesJanuary 28, 10:00am - 3:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Tracy NelliganClass Fee: $50.00Kit Fee: $50.00 Payable to teacher, please send your paypal email to turtlemoonarts@yahoo.com for kit invoice. Need this paid when you sign up for class. Extra kits and material available in class for purchase.
Skill Level: All
Design and handcraft your two personal artisan brushes from eco-sustainable components. Uses of the brushes for: paint, cold wax, ceramics, textiles First brush project is a fan brush. You will design, paint, knot tie, glue, assemble, file, wax and cold connect. You can choose from African Broom Grass or Tampico Fiber. Second brush project is using horse hair and bamboo for a sumi style artisan brush. You will design, assemble, paint, knot tie, glue, wax

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosJanuary 28, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreJanuary 28, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Beginners Silver Clay
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Beginners Silver ClayJanuary 28, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
This is the class you have been waiting for! Learn everything you need to know to make your own custom jewelry from metal clay in one straightforward class, AND get your hands on the hottest new products in the metal clay world. You will learn to roll, shape, cut, texture, refine, fire and polish metal clay. Your teacher will provide design considerations that will lead to successful finished pieces. Learn Carrie’s firing guidelines and techniques so that you can work with multiple types of metal clay at home. You will have access to try a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what is best for your future projects. You will learn required skills to successfully torch fire fine silver metal clay, and kiln firing will be discussed. Finish a pair of fine silver earrings (or pendant) that you designed and leave with the expertise and knowledge required to make metal clay jewelry on your own. Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, .925 silver earring hoops and use of materials and tools. All levels of experience welcome.

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Layered Silver Pendant
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Layered Silver PendantJanuary 28, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create this gorgeous layered pendant this introduction to soldering class. Silver soldering is a multi-step process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create the pendant shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include cutting a shape, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, and setting the cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability will vary—or you can provide your own 10 mm round cabochon. Cost of the kit with all the silver components will be $85 including the cabochon in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully soldered your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Intro Into Wire Weaving
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Intro Into Wire WeavingJanuary 28, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesWirework Class By Doris HouseholderClass Fee: $80.00Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: All
With this pendant you will learn basic wire wrapping and an introduction to wire weaving, how to measure a cabochon and estimate the amount of wire needed. Kit will include sterling silver wire and a choice of cabochon. Each student will pick their own cabochon. Special Notes or requirements: Bring chain nose pliers, flat nose pliers, round nose plier and wire cutters.

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Art Deco Necklace
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Art Deco NecklaceJanuary 28, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Kumihimo Class By Aasia HamidClass Fee: $90.00Kit Fee: $150.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Experience with kumihimo is required.
This necklace is made by doing Japanese technique of braiding called Kumihimo. Kongoh Gumi braid is made using seed beads and a variety of specialty beads. A beautiful front toggle clasp is the focal point. Special technique will be shown how to stabilize your braid when using larger size beads. Project will be done on Kumihimo disk. Special Notes or requirements: Students will bring double density foam disk, weighted bobbins and counterweight. Experience of kumihimo is required. All other supplies will be included in the kit.

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Bracelet Workshop
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Bracelet WorkshopJanuary 28, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$65 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Intro to Soldering
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Intro to SolderingJanuary 28, 2:30pm - 5:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make our beautiful pieces, and if there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. You will be learning how to make a circle, attach jump rings on wire, and make shapes using the correct tools. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Beading is Contagious!
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Beading is Contagious!January 28, 3:00pm - 7:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $75.00Kit Fee: $25.00
Skill Level: Advanced
This 3D peyote ball is going viral! Are you done and over this pandemic mess? I know I am. What started out as a personal therapy project, is now a fun learning and fundraising project our local food bank. Let it all out. Your hate, fear, sadness, and relief while learning how to make structural peyote stitch ball-ornament inspired by the pandemic. Proceeds from this session will be donated to a local Tucson area food bank, showing that – we can #craftwithpurpose – to support both our community and ourselves. This project uses all 11/0 seed beads and 3mm crystals. Special Notes or requirements: Beaders should know both flat and tubular peyote stitching with increases and zip-stitch. The class is not meant for beginning beaders and will assume you can read a pattern and stitch at your own pace. YOU NEED TO BRING: 6lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Czech, Please!
9:00am - 12:00pm
Czech, Please!January 29, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $105.00Kit Fee: $30.00
Skill Level: All
A great way to start your bead weaving journey! This project is beginner friendly and fun for beaders of all skill-levels. Learn how to use popular 2-hole Czech beads to make little “jackets” for other pressed-glass Czech beads and use them in a variety of jewelry applications. This is a fun class to explore color and shaping. We will also discuss stringing, crimping, and sizing. Special Notes or requirements: This class is designed for the beginning beader. You do not need to know any particular stitch, but should be familiar with using a needle and thread and able to read a pattern. YOU NEED TO BRING: 6lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Spectacular Stud Earrings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Spectacular Stud EarringsJanuary 29, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
Studs are back! These adorable little fine silver earrings are a breeze to make and affordable too! Learn how to quickly create stud earrings the right way. Carrie will teach you how to mold beautiful silver designs with depth and dimension to ensure sparkle on your ears. Students will make two fine silver components, torch fire and then learn to solder .925 silver posts. Carrie will discuss weight, strength and soldering techniques to ensure success the first time around. Carrie will also discuss alternative designs and techniques. Students will complete one pair of fine silver stud earrings. Kit includes 5g .999 silver clay, 2 .925 earring posts and nuts and use of all materials and tools. All levels of experience are welcome.

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Fast and Easy Dangle Earrings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Fast and Easy Dangle EarringsJanuary 29, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Jewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $48.00
Skill Level: All
Learn to set sparkling cubic zirconia stones on a pair of shining, fine silver dangle earrings of your own design. You will fire the earrings yourself, and can even wear your new jewelry home!

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Keum Boo Earrings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Keum Boo EarringsJanuary 29, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create these unusual earrings in this introduction to the ancient Korean art of keum-boo, where 24 kt gold is fused to fine silver and patinated to create this unique effect. Keum-boo is a simple but precise process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create earrings that are your interpretation of those shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include depletion gilding, cutting and placing foil, fusing, and patinating the metal, and finally polishing and finishing. Silver blanks will be available in a selection of shapes, and availability may vary. Cost of the kit with all the components needed to make earrings will be $85 including the silver ear wires, in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Intro Into Wire Weaving
9:00am - 1:00pm
Intro Into Wire WeavingJanuary 29, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesWirework Class By Doris HouseholderClass Fee: $80.00Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: All
With this pendant you will learn basic wire wrapping and an introduction to wire weaving, how to measure a cabochon and estimate the amount of wire needed. Kit will include sterling silver wire and a choice of cabochon. Each student will pick their own cabochon. Special Notes or requirements: Bring chain nose pliers, flat nose pliers, round nose plier and wire cutters.

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Fashion Necklaces
9:00am - 1:00pm
Fashion NecklacesJanuary 29, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $25-$65 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosJanuary 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreJanuary 29, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Twist on tubes
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Twist on tubesJanuary 29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Simply Fancy Ring
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Simply Fancy RingJanuary 29, 1:30pm - 4:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Metal Clay Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $39.00
Skill Level: All
Rings made of metal clay are fun to make and lovely to wear. In this class you will learn basic ring making skills with metal clay, as well as how to set fireable stones. The beautiful decorations on this ring make it really special, and you will learn an easy way to make them, as well as how to apply them securely. Calculating shrinkage will also be discussed.

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Lochs o’ Luck
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Lochs o’ LuckJanuary 29, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $105.00Kit Fee: $30.00
Skill Level: All
A little luck goes a long way with this beginner friendly project that will please newbies and seasoned beaders alike. Learn how to manipulate beads and change direction with basic bead weaving techniques and bulid upon them to make learn an easy and flexible brick-stitch rope! We will create 1 earring in class and learn how to start and terminate the rope. Students will finish the project on their own. Special Notes or requirements: This class is designed for the beginning beader. You do not need to know any particular stitch, but should be familiar with using a needle and thread and able to read a pattern. The project is worked with 11/0 seed beads and 4mm crystals. YOU NEED TO BRING: 8lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Simple Prong Setting
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Simple Prong SettingJanuary 29, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesStone Setting Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
Learn how to make a stunningly simple and attractive prong setting for a flat-backed stone! Under the guidance of an experienced and patient teacher, you will learn every step needed from designing the prongs layout to adding a bail to the finished pendant—no experience necessary! Skills you will learn in this class include filing, shaping, soldering, polishing, and setting the stone. This three-hour class will open your eyes to the beauties of prong set cabochons for your collection. Class fee is $95. All supplies, including your choice of cabochon from a broad selection, will be included in the kit fee of $65. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first prong setting—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Delicate Vine Earrings
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Delicate Vine EarringsJanuary 29, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Wirework Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $35.00 Fine gauge brass, silvertone or copper-finish wire, leaf and flower beads, plus crystals, ear wires, headpins and eye pins as needed for construction. You’ll have plenty of supplies to create at least two pair of earrings per kit.
Skill Level: All
There’s nothing like a pretty pair of lightweight and unique earrings to finish off any outfit! These delicate, floral-inspired earrings feature fine-gauge twisted wire and sparkling crystal beads in your choice of bead color and level of bling. Each kit contains enough supplies to create two pair of earrings in a choice of three different metal finishes, and you’ll learn several construction methods with the twisted wire to ensure that no two pair will ever be the same, unless of course, you want them to be. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: Jewelry Making Pliers and sharp wire cutters. An optional upgrade to sterling wire is available with payment of an additional fee based on daily spot price is available as desired.

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Right Angle Weave For All Levels
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Right Angle Weave For All LevelsJanuary 29, 4:00pm - 7:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Introduction to Metal Clay
9:00am - 12:00pm
Introduction to Metal ClayJanuary 30, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $110.00Kit Fee: $37.00
Skill Level: All
This class is designed for jewelry artists who have never worked with metal clay, but who are curious about exploring this fascinating medium. After learning the basics, students can make a pendant (with or without a bail), earrings, or a handful of charms. When the pieces are dry students will learn to torch-fire them, so that they will be able to work with metal clay at home -- no kiln required!

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Layered Silver Pendant
9:00am - 12:00pm
Layered Silver PendantJanuary 30, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $85.00
Skill Level: All
No experience needed! Learn to create this gorgeous layered pendant this introduction to soldering class. Silver soldering is a multi-step process and the instructor for this class will walk you carefully and thoroughly through the process step-by-step, as we all create the pendant shown in the illustration. Each step will be carefully demonstrated and explained. Skills covered in this class include cutting a shape, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, and setting the cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability will vary—or you can provide your own 10 mm round cabochon. Cost of the kit with all the silver components will be $85 including the cabochon in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully soldered your first piece of wearable art—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Color on Metal
9:00am - 1:00pm
Color on MetalJanuary 30, 9:00am - 1:00pm (SOLD OUT)Mixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $50.00 Sheet Metal, Premade rivets, Beads, Head Pins, Ear wires and findings appropriate to final project chosen
Skill Level: All
Learn how to add a splash of vibrant color to your jewelry metal! We’ll use colored pencils and pastels to create rich layered color on copper or brass. We will create an easy pair of earrings in class – or students have the option to create a simple riveted pendant if they are experienced at fabrication techniques like sawing and riveting. In addition to the coloring technique, instructor will demo Riveting, Sawing and delve into Color Use and Design. Don’t worry if you can’t draw – we have premade patterns to color, too! Depending on speed and skill level, you will complete a pair of earrings (beginner) or one pendant or focal element (intermediate to advanced) in class Please note: we will be using traditional art supplies and low-odor fixative to set the color on the metal – keep this in mind if you are uncomfortable with walking in and outside several times during the class to spray your work! Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: A set of Prismacolor brand pencils is essential – no other brand will work, jewelry pliers and wire cutters, A jewelers saw and blades if you wish to create a custom shape, Sanding sticks, a sharpie marker, a fine soft paintbrush, scrap paper

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Whirly-Gig! Spiral
9:00am - 1:00pm
Whirly-Gig! SpiralJanuary 30, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $50.00
Skill Level: Advanced
Tension and bead sizes play a big role in structural beadwork, and in this project you get to play with both! This structural spiral is accomplished by using various sized seed beads (from 15/0 – 8/0) in a tubular herringbone stitch with tight tension. The interspersed pearls (ranging in size from 8-12mm) help to hold the shape and add interest to this already unique piece. Special Notes or requirements: You should be generally familiar with herringbone stitch and using 15/0 beads. You will also need to be able to hold a tight tension throughout working this piece. YOU NEED TO BRING: 6lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Netting for all levels
9:00am - 1:00pm
Netting for all levelsJanuary 30, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $120.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$60 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Silver & Gold Stunner! Metal Clay & Gold Plating
9:00am - 5:00pm
Silver & Gold Stunner! Metal Clay & Gold PlatingJanuary 30, 9:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMetal Clay Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $140.00
Skill Level: All
Learn the basics of metal clay in this fun class with Carrie Story while making a dazzling fine silver & gold-plated pendant! In this beginner-level class, students will learn the basics of creating with fine silver metal clay and the basics of gold-plating! Carrie will guide you through some simple techniques and discuss the requirements for successful metal clay projects. Students will roll, cut, refine and fire their metal clay components. After firing, students will learn several polishing techniques. If you thought that was fun, it gets even better! Once polished, students will pen plate 22k gold using the Pepe Pen Plater. It’s just like painting with gold! Students will accent their pendant with gold patterns to create a stunning design. All levels of experience are welcome. Registration includes 30g .999 silver clay, gold solution and use of all materials and tools.

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosJanuary 30, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreJanuary 30, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Intro to Soldering
10:30am - 1:30pm
Intro to SolderingJanuary 30, 10:30am - 1:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $110.00
Skill Level: All
This is a great introductory class to the world of soldering. We will be learning basic skills that will help you advance your soldering. We will use sterling silver wire to make our beautiful pieces, and if there is time, we will show you how to set a cz with a pre-made setting. You will be learning how to make a circle, attach jump rings on wire, and make shapes using the correct tools. We will cover the best way to solder your pieces, making it strong, long lasting, and beautiful. Come join us in this fun soldering class. Chain not included. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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CZ Creations
10:30am - 1:30pm
CZ CreationsJanuary 30, 10:30am - 1:30pm (ALREADY PAST)Soldering Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $120.00
Skill Level: All
Ever wonder how they make these simple beautiful pieces? In this class you can make your own CZ pendants. We will show you how to solder these gorgeous pieces step by step. Learn heat control, setting cz in pre-made settings, and best tools for the job. Use up to 10 settings, and cz’s to create your design. We will be using sterling silver for our projects. Chain is included at additional cost. Need to have taken one soldering class before taking this class. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson.

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Chrysalia Bracelet Workshop
10:30am - 1:30pm
Chrysalia Bracelet WorkshopJanuary 30, 10:30am - 1:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
We love to find the beauty in transition. When a wing flutters open, the breath of a new life begins. We have chapters and stories - all pearls dotting the same string. We keep moving, but if we’re lucky, we can pause long enough to glimpse the beauty of this one moment before it melts into the next. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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Beginner Bead Embroidery
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Beginner Bead EmbroideryJanuary 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Tracy NelliganClass Fee: $30.00Kit Fee: $40.00 Payable to teacher, please send your paypal email to turtlemoonarts@yahoo.com for kit invoice. Need this paid when you sign up for class.
Skill Level: All
Design and handcraft a bezel around a handmade cabochon. Then finish to use as a pin/pendant. Students can choose from a variety of handmade cabochons

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Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And Pearls
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And PearlsJanuary 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $30-$70 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Woodland Pearl
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Woodland PearlJanuary 30, 1:30pm - 4:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $120.00Kit Fee: $49.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
In this class you will make a woodland-themed pendant of your own design that features a beautiful pearl. (choice of color) Learn to make flat and also dimensional coils and tendrils, as well as tricks for attaching the coils securely. Tiny leaves and berries serve as accents.

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Making Rings
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Making RingsJanuary 30, 2:00pm - 5:00pm (SOLD OUT)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $35.00
Skill Level: All
Yes, you can make rings! In this class, you will be guided through the process of determining the length of metal needed to produce a particular ring size including for a ring that will be textured after soldering. Using various styles of silver wire, you will create three different rings in the same size, to be worn as a set. As time allows, you will add a small cabochon in a pre-made setting to one of the rings. All steps will be carefully demonstrated and explained by an experienced and patient teacher. Skills covered in this class include cutting wire to length, using a hammer to texture the metal, filing edges, soldering, setting a cabochon, and finally polishing and finishing. Cabochon availability and pricing will vary—or you can provide your own calibrated 5 mm stone. Cost of the kit with all the components will be $35 in addition to the class fee of $95. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully made your first rings—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher, Vilina Hutter, at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Bead & Button Jewelry
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Bead & Button JewelryJanuary 30, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Mixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $45.00 2” Button, 1” Button, 2 colors faceted crystal or 8/0 beads,18 ga. Brass core wire/armature, 28 ga. Brass coiling wire/armature, 5 large hole glass beads, 2 colors 28 ga. beaded perimeter wire, Fiber hanging cord
Skill Level: All
Do you love colorful buttons? If so, break out the old button box -- we'll elevate ordinary buttons into wonderful, wearable center-stage focals for all types of jewelry. Learn how to modify old or new buttons using wire and inventive connection methods like wiring, riveting and other cold connections to create button bracelets, pendants or earrings with a modern twist. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: Awl or sharp scribe, Jewelry Making Pliers and Wire cutters, Sanding stick, Sharpie

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Galactic Pearls
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Galactic PearlsJanuary 30, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $60.00
Skill Level: Intermediate
Interconnecting brick stitch makes this component based pearl statement necklace fun to make AND easy to customize! If you like the versatility of brick-stitch, you will love making this piece. It works up faster than it looks and adds a whole new level of interest to the standard pearl necklace. Special Notes or requirements: You should be familiar with brick-stitch and able to work at your own pace. Pattern uses a variety of bead sizes from 8/0 to 15/0 seed beads, and 12-10mm glass pearls. YOU NEED TO BRING: 6lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat.

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Cabochon Setting
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Cabochon SettingJanuary 30, 2:30pm - 5:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesStone Setting Class By Atalia MolaroClass Fee: $120.00
Skill Level: Advanced
Must have soldered within the last 6 months
Join us in this class to learn the art of setting cabochons. We will be teaching you step by step how to build your own custom made cab setting. We'll have a selection of stones for you to choose from. Working in sterling and semi-precious stones. Materials will be included. Reader glasses will be available to lend out as well. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Finishing All Ends
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Finishing All EndsJanuary 30, 2:30pm - 5:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Symone BeasleyClass Fee: $99.00
Skill Level: Beginner
This is a great class for all people that want to make their own pieces! We will be learning how to properly end your bracelets using crimp beads and jewelry wire with very professional looking ends. Also learn how to ball up the ends of wire to make head pins or ear wires. We will be using a torch to solder the ends on the chain, and learn how to keep those jump rings from falling off! You will learn how to shape a s-hook clasp, and how to make links out of wire. You will be leaving with a bracelet, necklace and earring that you made! We will be using all sterling silver for these projects and there will be some choices in beads and color. IF THE TIME AND DATE OF THE CLASS YOU WANT TO TAKE IS FILLED PLEASE EMAIL US AT: chicoslittleparadise@gmail.com We will either see if we can make room or put you on a wait list in case another student can't make it. No Refunds for classes taught at Tucson show.

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Chrysalia Bracelet Workshop
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Chrysalia Bracelet WorkshopJanuary 30, 2:30pm - 5:30pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Melissa Mauk RodarteClass Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
We love to find the beauty in transition. When a wing flutters open, the breath of a new life begins. We have chapters and stories - all pearls dotting the same string. We keep moving, but if we’re lucky, we can pause long enough to glimpse the beauty of this one moment before it melts into the next. Skill level: Previous experience with needle and thread helpful. Workshop includes kit. Our workshops are held in our conference room just off the main ballroom. We will provide all materials needed but you’re welcome to bring your favorite beading tools and accessories. Additional workshop kits available for purchase during class. We’re looking forward to beading with you!

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All About Bugles
4:00pm - 7:00pm
All About BuglesJanuary 30, 4:00pm - 7:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $20-$45 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Spectacular Stud Earrings
9:00am - 12:00pm
Spectacular Stud EarringsJanuary 31, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesSoldering Class By Carrie StoryClass Fee: $95.00
Skill Level: All
Studs are back! These adorable little fine silver earrings are a breeze to make and affordable too! Learn how to quickly create stud earrings the right way. Carrie will teach you how to mold beautiful silver designs with depth and dimension to ensure sparkle on your ears. Students will make two fine silver components, torch fire and then learn to solder .925 silver posts. Carrie will discuss weight, strength and soldering techniques to ensure success the first time around. Carrie will also discuss alternative designs and techniques. Students will complete one pair of fine silver stud earrings. Kit includes 5g .999 silver clay, 2 .925 earring posts and nuts and use of all materials and tools. All levels of experience are welcome.

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Simple Prong Setting
9:00am - 12:00pm
Simple Prong SettingJanuary 31, 9:00am - 12:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesStone Setting Class By Vilina HutterClass Fee: $95.00Kit Fee: $65.00
Skill Level: All
Learn how to make a stunningly simple and attractive prong setting for a flat-backed stone! Under the guidance of an experienced and patient teacher, you will learn every step needed from designing the prongs layout to adding a bail to the finished pendant—no experience necessary! Skills you will learn in this class include filing, shaping, soldering, polishing, and setting the stone. This three-hour class will open your eyes to the beauties of prong set cabochons for your collection. Class fee is $95. All supplies, including your choice of cabochon from a broad selection, will be included in the kit fee of $65. When you leave class, you will not only have successfully created your first prong setting—but you will also take with you a comprehensive handout, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to help you get started in your home studio. If the time and date of the class you want to take is unavailable, please email the teacher at studiominerock@gmail.com. We will either make room or put you on a waitlist in case another student can’t make it. Please, no requests for refunds less than three days before the show, due to the planning needed for travel and supplies. NOTE: We provide all the tools and equipment for use in the class, and tools will be available for purchase if desired. If you prefer to have the tools delivered to your home address, that option is also available.

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Selective Stamping on Metal
9:00am - 1:00pm
Selective Stamping on MetalJanuary 31, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Mixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $35.00 20 gauge sheet metal, either aluminum brass or copper, faceted crystal or stone beads, 20-gauge wire, findings appropriate to project: either oval focal pendant/concho or earrings
Skill Level: All
It’s easy to create a sophisticated surface texture on plain metal sheet of any kind using just a few hand tools. Once you get comfortable with this process, you can create decorative metal components, parts and elements for jewelry and for use with other mixed-media work. Make your choice of an oval focal element or pair of earrings. This technique requires very few hand tools, and is travel friendly, too. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring the following tools: Jewelry Making Pliers and Wire cutters, Sanding stick and files, Fine-point Sharpie, ball peen or chasing hammer, manual center punch, steel block, jeweler’s saw (if choosing the oval focal)

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Dahlia, Half-Cellini
9:00am - 1:00pm
Dahlia, Half-CelliniJanuary 31, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)Beadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $150.00Kit Fee: $40.00
Skill Level: Advanced
I love a good Cellini Spiral, but a half-cellini is less bulky and can create some beautiful detailing too! Learn to use cellini techniques with an even-count flat peyote design to make this interesting necklace that is not only eye-catching, but super lightweight too! Pattern uses a variety of bead sizes and shapes from 15/0 to 8/0. We will discuss tension with variable size beads and show how to terminate the beadwork with a sliding end bar finishing technique. Special Notes or requirements: Even if you have never tried cellini-spirals before, you should be able to set up and work both flat and tubular peyote, work with size 15/0 seed beads, hold tight tension, and work at your own pace. YOU NEED TO BRING: 6 or 8lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, and work mat. A pair of needle-nose pliers is also helpful, but I will have some to share in class.

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Abalone Wave
9:00am - 1:00pm
Abalone WaveJanuary 31, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $130.00Kit Fee: $52.00
Skill Level: All
In this technique-packed class students will design and make a pendant or a pair of dangle earrings of their own design. After the pieces are torch fired we will patinate and hand polish them, then use pieces of beautiful abalone to create a unique mosaic. Crystal clear resin seals and protects your new masterpiece. STUDENTS SHOULD BRING A PAIR OF TWEEZERS

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Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And Pearls
9:00am - 1:00pm
Bracelets With Swarovski Crystals And PearlsJanuary 31, 9:00am - 1:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesBeadwork Class By Lana MayClass Fee: $90.00 An Additional Kit Fee of $30-$70 will be payable to instructor based on which design you choose.
Skill Level: All
Choose a sample from my bead works and I will give you the pattern, kit, and explain it in detail. Materials in kits depend on kit price. Special Notes or requirements: Please, bring work mat, needles (10-12), and favorite thread (6lb and 8lb depend on chosen projects)

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosJanuary 31, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreJanuary 31, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Oh, Honey!
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Oh, Honey!January 31, 3:00pm - 6:00pmBeadwork Class By Sue NeelClass Fee: $105.00Kit Fee: $25.00 Add-on materials are available for extra cost.
Skill Level: Intermediate
CRAW shapes and component-based design – yes please! Celebrate our little pollinator friends with this fun honey-comb themed project that can be as simple as a pair of mis-matched earrings to an elaborate statement making master-piece! This project will have you in stitches! (CRAW stitches, that is. Explore shapes, balance, embellishing and connections while firming- up your Cubic Right Angle Weave. Special Notes or requirements: You must be familiar with Cubic Right Angle Weave and able to work at your own pace. YOU NEED TO BRING: 8lb Fireline (or favorite beading thread), beading needle, work mat, flat or needle nose pliers are also helpful. Kits provide a tube (30gr) of each color 11/0 seed bead and some supplies. Add-on materials are available for extra cost.

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Salt Etch
10:00am - 4:00pm
Salt EtchFebruary 1, 10:00am - 4:00pm (SOLD OUT)Mixed Media Class By Tracy NelliganClass Fee: $50.00 Class time includes a 1 hour break.Kit Fee: $75.00 Payable to teacher, please send your paypal email to turtlemoonarts@yahoo.com for kit invoice. Need this paid when you sign up for class.
Skill Level: All
Design and handcraft your copper from non toxic etching using salt and electronic components. Uses of the metal etch for: jewelry, connecting components You will design metals to be salt etched. You will learn to set up electronic equipment for the use of non toxic etching. Then design on metal your personal style. Project includes etching, neutralizing, cleaning, blackening and polishing. Then take your personal metal design and create earrings or pendant with cold connection.

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosFebruary 1, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreFebruary 1, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Beginner Dremels Tool Boot Camp
9:00am - 12:00pm
Beginner Dremels Tool Boot CampFebruary 2, 9:00am - 12:00pm (SOLD OUT)Mixed Media Class By Helen DriggsClass Fee: $130.00Kit Fee: $70.00 Sheet metal and metal tubing, chopstick, lubricant, plastic buttons, wood and laminate. One all-purpose drill bit and matching collet included in kit.
Skill Level: Beginner
You own a Dremel and you've never opened the box... Sound familiar? In this beginner technique class, we focus on the safe and proper use of rotary tools, and learn about the many different attachments available to grind, sand, cut, carve, polish and buff all kinds of materials, like plastics, wood, paper, and metal. Learn to troubleshoot, which attachments work for what material, and how to effectively use your rotary tool with confidence. We will spend a significant amount of time drilling, as this is the most-used technique for this class of tool. Students completing this class are welcome into and encouraged to sign up for my afternoon “Dremels: Advanced Techniques” session. Special Notes or requirements: Students should bring a Hand-held electric-powered Dremel tool (or other brand) machine and parts kit; any model, PLEASE: no battery- operated models, no rechargables, no "flex-shaft" Dremels. This class is for hand-held Rotary units only. If it is a brand new (post 2014) Dremel unit, please ensure you have the proper collets for your model. Notebook and pencil, Portable bench pin or block of wood to drill into. Drill bits and collets if you have them. I encourage you to bring your mystery attachments. If we have time, you may experiment on the kit materials using them. SAFETY GOGGLES are a must.

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Beginner Bead Embroidery
10:00am - 1:00pm
Beginner Bead EmbroideryFebruary 2, 10:00am - 1:00pm (UNAVAILABLE)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Tracy NelliganClass Fee: $30.00Kit Fee: $40.00 Payable to teacher, please send your paypal email to turtlemoonarts@yahoo.com for kit invoice. Need this paid when you sign up for class.
Skill Level: All
Design and handcraft a bezel around a handmade cabochon. Then finish to use as a pin/pendant. Students can choose from a variety of handmade cabochons

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Design Demos- Ongoing demos
10:00am - 5:00pm
Design Demos- Ongoing demosFebruary 2, 10:00am - 5:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesJewelry Design Class By Leslie Rogalski and BeadSmith StaffFree workshop!
Skill Level: All
Free ongoing demos with the Beadsmith design team

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreFebruary 2, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Pavé Pendant
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Pavé PendantFebruary 2, 1:00pm - 4:00pmMixed Media Class By Sulie GirardiClass Fee: $120.00Kit Fee: $49.00
Skill Level: All
Learn how to easily re-create the elegant look of Pavé set stones using pre-set fireable cubic zirconia. The stones can be set in a straight or curving line: its up to you!

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Artisan Brushes
10:00am - 3:00pm
Artisan BrushesFebruary 3, 10:00am - 3:00pm (UNAVAILABLE)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Tracy NelliganClass Fee: $50.00Kit Fee: $50.00 Payable to teacher, please send your paypal email to turtlemoonarts@yahoo.com for kit invoice. Need this paid when you sign up for class. Extra kits and material available in class for purchase.
Skill Level: All
Design and handcraft your two personal artisan brushes from eco-sustainable components. Uses of the brushes for: paint, cold wax, ceramics, textiles First brush project is a fan brush. You will design, paint, knot tie, glue, assemble, file, wax and cold connect. You can choose from African Broom Grass or Tampico Fiber. Second brush project is using horse hair and bamboo for a sumi style artisan brush. You will design, assemble, paint, knot tie, glue, wax

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreFebruary 3, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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Parawire Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Leather Bracelet Making Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Pepe Tool Demos
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman Moore
10:00am - 6:00pm
Demos with Gail Crosman MooreFebruary 4, 10:00am - 6:00pm (ALREADY PAST)See Other DatesMixed Media Class By Gail Crosman MooreFree workshop! Free demos
Skill Level: All
Have fun with resin and learn to make your own pieces with these inspirational demos with Gail!

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