Students will learn an easy ombre pattern for beaded braids along with a clever beaded magnetic clasp.
Skill level & prerequisites: Students should be familiar with making an eight strand beaded braid. Project can be done on either a disk or marudai. Peyote experience helpful.
Kit Cost: $50, Kit does not include disk, marudai or braiding equipment.
Kit contents Toho beads: 11º seed beads, Aiko beads, #11 beading needle, beading thread, braiding cords, big-eye needle, and glue-in magnetic clasp.
Student supplies to bring to class: Bead mat, scissors, measuring tape, task light*, magnifiers* (*optional but recommended), and braiding equipment (either a foam disk with 8 plastic bobbins or a marudai, 8 weighted tama & 25% counter weight).