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, …

Geometric Lace Necklace

Austin Bead Gallery

Create a stunning and lacy necklace with an Art Deco feel while trying your hand at circular concentric brick stitch. Use one or two colors, or go crazy with a whole rainbow! There are three designs to choose from, but you can also get creative and make the design your own!