Class Schedule

Class prices vary by complexity of the project and length of the class. Materials are additional. We kindly ask that you only use supplies from our shop in our classroom. Group discounts available. Class Size is Limited. Please call 1-727-424-4662 to reserve your spot today.

 

Location: 7901 46th Ave N St. Petersburg, FL

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

 

Thursday 29 September, 2022
Intro to Jewelry Making

If you've ever wanted to learn how to make your own jewelry, this is the place to start.  This is a 2 1/2 hour class beginning at 12:00pm.  Participants will complete either a necklace or bracelet and a pair of earrings. 

Class fee is $25 (cash, please) + Materials.  
Instructor: Maryann

No prior experience needed..


We ask that you kindly purchase the necessary materials for this project from the shop the day of the class. You MAY bring with you a table light (preferably battery operated) and wire-working tools.

As you know, our space is extremely limited, so you MUST reserve a spot in advance either by email (sparklespotbeads@gmail.com) or by phone. 727-424-4662  

Intro to Jewlery Making is a fun introduction and Overview of General Beading Practices such as:
 

General Terminology --   Tumbled, faceted, briolletted, peyoted and the rest of it.
Overview and Use of Tools --   Hand me the thingamujiggy! What doya callit?
Findings --   Where did I put those metal things that look like little rings?
Types of Beads --   Heishe, Bugles, Seeds, what are "Semi"-Precious beads?
Methods of fastening --   When it's good to "crimp" your style. Keeping your stuff together.