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Smithsonian Associates - Entertaining, Informative, Eclectic, Insightful

This program has been canceled. Ticket holders will be notified about credit and/or refund options.

Introduction to Beading Intensive

Studio Arts Workshop

Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1K00AJ
$150 - Member
$160 - Non-Member
By Mïa Vollkommer

Please Note: This workshop has a rescheduled date (originally April 25, 2020).

Learn to create your own hand-crafted jewelry in this one-day workshop. Cover the basics of bead stringing, wire-working, and pearl knotting, along with the names and uses for common hand tools.

This workshop is perfect for the student new to jewelry making, or those with experience who want to refresh their skills. Students will leave with several completed pieces that are ready to wear.

A $25 kit of sterling silver findings is available for purchase in class, and Studio Arts hand tools are available to check out. Please see materials list for additional supplies and tools needed.

A supply list of additional materials may be downloaded from this page no later than 2 weeks prior to the first session.

Instructor: Mïa Vollkommer

One 7-hour session

S. Dillon Ripley Center
Room 3040
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)