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Dewdrop Necklace

September 22, 2021 @ 10:30 am 12:30 pm

“Dewdrop Necklace”

This simple necklace showcases an assortment of unique bead types and shapes, including the beautiful pear-shaped drops. The delicate straps are stitched using right-angle weave with seed beads.

Designed by Melissa Grakowsky Shippee and provided compliments of Starman Trendsetters.  We will distribute copies to participants who attend this class.


Instructor: Bernadette

Technique: Right-angle weave

Difficulty Level: Beginner
New to beading? This is the perfect class for you! Beginner classes will teach you all the basics; no previous experience is necessary. These classes are small in size so you’ll get plenty of teacher time. You’ll begin to familiarize yourself with the terminology of jewelry making and where applicable, start to understand how to read patterns.

Cost Options

Please note that these prices do not include materials. Material costs vary.

$15 Single class price

$10 Multi-class package price
Multi-class packages are $80 for 8 classes. Packages are good for a 6-month period, starting from the date of first use. Packages can be used on most of the classes offered, however specialty and guest instructor classes regularly priced higher than $15 do not qualify.

$0 Your first class is free!
This class qualifies for our promotion, so if this is your first time joining us in the beading room, be sure to let us know when you register and we’ll waive the fee.

Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations must be submitted a minimum of 2 business days prior to the event in order to receive credit that can be used towards another class or merchandise. This policy also applies to registrants using a pre-paid multi-class package to avoid having the class deducted from your total. (Please note that due to the limited staffing we have at this time, we will not be able to do reminder calls before all classes, so be sure to put your dates on your calendar.)

Materials & Supplies Needed (approximate)

    • Pear drops (9 pieces)
    • Beams (18 pieces)
    • 2-hole cabochons (8 pieces)
    • 3mm beads (33 pieces; sample uses firepolish)
    • Size 11/0 seed beads in THREE colors (1-3 grams)
    • Single-strand clasp

You’ll also need fireline and a beading needle. An awl & thread burner not required, but are very helpful!

We kindly ask that you use beads purchased at our store when in our beading room.

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Laura’s Beads is closed on Sunday & Monday. All our sessions are held in person at our shop, we do not offer virtual classes.