Upcoming events

Upcoming events

Here is a list of scheduled events around the country. New events are added as they become scheduled.

  • Gold Ornament 2 day class Get a jump start on the Holidays by learning to create a stunning beaded ornament.

    Chestnut Creek School of Art, 100 North Main Street Galax, Virginia 24333

      Award winning bead artist, Juanita Finger will teach you how  to work with beads and thread in this class.  Students will learn three  basic beading stitches -- ladder, fringe, and netting which can be  transferred to future beaded projects.  The finishing touch is the use  of Swarovski crystals to add some well-deserved bling. 

  • Tuscon Show Feb. 2019 Come see us at booth 192 or take one of our classes

    Casino Del Sol, Tuscon, AZ

    Artists, Ginger Shockey and Juanita Finger will have a booth at this exciting show. They will both be teaching classes and have many kits for sale. We will be in booth 192 in the main ballroom.

  • First Friday at Florence Thomas Art School "Simply Bracelet" is a quick fun piece. It sparkles and shines as it moves.

    Florence Thomas Art School, 10 S. Jefferson Ave, West Jefferson, NC 28694

     Beading is represented in every culture and in every time period. This exciting art form is having a revitization currently around the world. Bead-weaving is just one type of this art form.   
     Two stitches will be taught in this class, Ladder and Peyote. The ladder stitch creates the foundation for several other stitches you can learn in the future.  Peyote stitch is one of the easiest stitches to learn. It can be done in round, flat, or circular. The ease in which you can increase and decrease makes it ideal for sculptures.
    This 3 hour class is for all levels from Beginner to Advanced. The student will have their choice of black or silver. The clasp is a simple fold-over snap. Juanita's detail instruction will walk you through the creation from beginning to end.