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Make your own Beaded Necklace

Course Overview

Join us for an unforgettable introductory beading class where you'll learn the two most used techniques in beaded jewellery making.

This workshop is perfect for beginners who love wearing jewellery

In this hands-on technique driven workshop, master the basic and essential beading techniques plus be shown professionally finishing tips and industry contacts.

You will learn:
  • The anatomy of necklaces
  • How to string necklaces using flex cable wire 
  • How to finish a necklace with a claps
  • How to link beads together which is the perfect skill to learn if you also love wearing earrings
  • How to use jump rings
  • How to use tools correctly

Participants will make three beaded necklaces using different techniques from an illusion necklace and strung necklace to a linked crystal necklace using Czech glass beads and crystals. 

All tools and materials will be provided, so you can simply focus on mastering techniques. Plus, as a bonus, you'll receive a complimentary student participant pack filled with inspiration, design tips, and instruction sheets to help you continue your jewellery making journey at home with newfound confidence and skills.

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Christine Smalley

About the tutor

Christine Smalley

I am an inner west, Sydney jewellery designer, passionate educator, community-spirited and sustainable style advocate. My workshops celebrate the maker culture, creativity and the joy and craftsmanship of handmade where the love of learning, creativity, the planet, and people become infused.Fuelled with a passion for women to exude their notable and authentic style, my goal is to encourage all my students to awaken their creative soul and seek beauty, slow, artisan and local. I am dedicated creating a teaching environment where participants can share ideas, be inspired, and let their imaginations run wild. Let’s make and play together!

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(02) 9922 2299
Monday to Friday - 10:00am to 6:00pm
220 Miller St, North Sydney - Back of Ted Mack Civic Park