Advanced Bead Knotting

Austin Bead Gallery

Ever wanted to try the dramatic look of a long, continuous strand of beads or pearls? How about a strand so long you run out of silk/nylon and have to add another card (or two, or more!) to reach the end of your bead pile? Or maybe you’ve always wanted to explore the elegant look of using French Bullion on …

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, …