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Linda Z's has been serving the Arlington Heights area since 1967! Actually, it started before then, because Linda's mother was very accomplished in the field of sewing and Linda obviously grew up knowing the difference between a Singer and a singer.
At the University of Minnesota, Linda observed and...
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Make a pile of beads! Join use for two hours of bead making that might extend into a day of bead making. This workshop includes about 20-30 minutes of demo, and then participants can work independently for the rest of the time (or day) making beads. Includes 3 pounds of clay, tools, underglaze, and glaze.
Sunday Jun 23rd, 12pm - 2pm
Kumihimo is a great travel project. Everything gets prepared in advance so you have a neat package that doesn't require extra tools and doesn't take a lot of space. Students will Learn: How to place their cords on the kumihimo disk How to add weights for proper tension The basic pattern for moving the cords and adding beads to create a beaded...
Sunday Jun 23rd, 1:30pm - 4pm
Combining needle, thread, fabric and beads creates stunning pieces of wearable art! This class is for you if: You enjoy combining mediums and experimenting with different techniques You enjoy hand sewing and want to incorporate beads. You want to learn more about materials to use for bead embroidery Students will Learn: How to stitch around...
Saturday Jul 27th, 2pm - 5pm
This class is for you if: You are experienced with Peyote stitch You want a new challenge using Peyote stitch You like things that sparkle Students will Learn: How to create a strip of flat peyote that is the correct length for the rivoli How to stitch the peyote strip around a rivoli so it creates a secure...
Saturday Jun 29th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn to make beaded hoop earrings and fashionable beaded bangles that you can sear singly or stack in multiples. Materials for Easy Beaded Hoops & Bangles 20 gauge and 24 gauge dead soft wire 2 to 3 mm faceted rondelles, rounds or oval beads 1 six-inch strand large-hole Krobo beads (for bangle) Quantities for wire and beads vary depending...
Saturday Jul 20th, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Learn to make simple yet decorative clasps, ear wires, headpins, bead wraps, and a variety of surprisingly easy wire beads to use in your own creations. Materials for Make Your Own Findings and Wire Beads 20 gauge and 26 gauge dead soft wire. Quantity depends on the number of items you want to make. Note: Tools are available for use...
Sunday Jul 21st, 2pm - 5pm
The Cellini Spiral stitch seems daunting, but it’s basically even count tubular peyote. The placement and variations of beads create the spiral. Once you learn the basic pattern you’ll want to start more advanced versions! Students will Learn: Even count tubular peyote stitch How to make a "step up" at the end of each row How to maintain...
Saturday Aug 3rd, 2pm - 5pm
Students must be experienced with flat, even count peyote stitch, but they do not have to take any of the previous Geometric Beadwork classes before taking another. Class Topics: TRIANGLES | Feb 23 or Aug 17: This class will focus on making triangles using circular peyote with herringbone increases. Students will also learn how to connect...
Saturday Aug 17th, 2pm - 5pm
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