Jewelry Making Techniques That I Teach

I've been teaching jewelry making for twelve years. I have made a great deal of effort to keep things fresh, introducing new ideas and techniques all of those twelve years. Because of this, I can teach a lot of different techniques, and projects. I invite you to look 

Metalsmithing

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at the many things I can teach you, get in touch with me, and set up a time to learn one or more of these techniques. Contact via e-mail. I live in St. Charles, MO, one of the many cities that make up the St. Louis metropalitan area. Because I work out of my 

studio, I can generally work around your schedule, and time needs. I love a road trip, and like to take short trips to midwestern cities to teach at bead stores, art center, jewelry making guilds, or bead events. Please feel free to contact me.

Wire Work

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Beadweaving

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Embellished Plum Blossom Beaded Bead

The basic Plum Blossom beaded bead is the base you will learn to build on and embellish in this jewelry making project. There will be a quick review of the Basic Plum Blossom bead, that we've grown to love. After the review, we will move right into embellishment, the directional tricks, and success. You will also learn the Czech disc and seed bead variation of the Plum Blossom. More fun ways to make the Plum Blossom to add to your handmade jewelry.