Students will learn how to design patterns in beaded braids using Adrienne’s grid planner. Class instruction includes how to make a beaded Polyhedron bead and beaded magnetic clasp. Students should be familiar with making an eight strand beaded braid. Project can be done on either a disk or marudai.
Kit Cost: $95, Kit does not include disk, marudai or braiding equipment.
Kit Contents: Toho beads: 8º seed beads, Aiko beads, 15º seed beads, 11º demi round beads. Czech 4mm druk beads, focal beads, #11 beading needle, beading thread, braiding cords, big-eye needle, glue-in magnetic clasp, and double faced bead tape.
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).