Bead Fest

Philadelphia, PA

Elephant Walk Pendant
Teacher: Leslie Venturoso
 
Friday, August 17, 2018
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
 
Hands on Workshop
 
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
 
Pre-Registration Closed
 
Pricing Information
 
Price: $85.00
Materials Fee: $53.00

This pendant showcases a classic design shape, the Quatrefoil or clover. The clover shape is used everywhere: in jewelry, architecture and all types of design. The significance of each leaf is thought to represent Faith, Hope, Love and Laughter. The elephant symbolizes power, wisdom, strength, protection of the home, fertility, and general good luck. Many Feng Shui practitioners believe that elephants should have their trunks facing upwards to represent prosperity, good luck, and success. The pendant measures about 4 inches long (including bail & charm) by 2 inches wide Techniques covered will include: Cubic Right Angle Weave (CRAW) Peyote rivoli bezel Embellishment techniques Making a bail and drop

  • Student Maximum: 15
  • Skill Level and Technique: Bead Weaving (off loom stitches), Intermediate
  • Prerequisite: Cubic Right Angle Weave
  • Supply List: #12 beading needle, 6lb fireline, One-G or thread of choice, awl, beading mat, scissors, task lamp, writing materials, zappers, microcrystiline wax
  • Kit Contents: 8/0, 11/0 & 15/0 Japanese seed beads, 11/0 Aiko cylinder beads, Gilt Glazed Howelite Elephant charm, 12mm Czech Glass or Swarovski rivoli, 3mm Firepolish crystal, 4mm Swarovski bicone crystal
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