Classic Bead Knotting

Austin Bead Gallery

For a classic look, you just can’t beat a strand of hand-knotted pearls or stone beads! In this beginners’ class you will learn how to hand-knot your beads using the tweezer method, as well as how to finish the ends of your necklace or bracelet using bead tips. A second, two string method will also be shown. With a little practice, …

Viking Knitting

Austin Bead Gallery

Take a trip to the Norse with this elegant, yet deceptively simple design. It may look intimidating in its finished form, but we promise it’s beginner friendly! Students will complete a bracelet in class, but they will leave with the skills to make necklaces as well. Prerequisite: Students should be familiar with the bound loop technique.