Philadelphia, PA

Kumihimo Class: Summer Nights Graduating Necklace
Teacher: Cindy Grayson
Thursday, August 15, 2019
8:30 AM-4:00 PM
Hands on Workshop
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Pre-Registration Closed
Pricing Information
Price: $155.00
Meet Instructor Cindy Grayson, Inventor of the Bead Runway (patent pending) and Author of Bead Runway Kumihimo Technique Pattern Series Volume 1, as she teaches essential contemporary kumihimo techniques from her book series. This technique-focused project features Intro to Bead Runway graduating pattern layout and design, braiding around a center core support to prevent bead collapse, and using interchangeable beaded extenders to finish off your necklace and easily provide desired length options for all occasions. Kit fee: $48. Kit fees are payable directly to the instructor.
  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Skill Level and Technique: Beaded Kumihimo, All Levels
  • Prerequisite: Basic Round Braid Kumihimo Move
  • Supply List: Kumihimo Disk, Liquid Beadfix Adhesive (cord stiffener), GS-Hypo Cement Adhesive (a flexible bond adhesive to secure nub end after braiding), Wonder Clips (x8) (I strongly recommend Clover Wonder Clips, not bobbins, they fall off), counterweight (approx. 3.5oz), 10 small containers for beads, tape measure, scissors, 5-minute set 2-part epoxy for end caps, you can buy my technique pattern book on Amazon or or Bead Runway Kumihimo Technique Pattern Series Volume 1. Many of the techniques we will focus on are expanded on in the book. It is a great tool.
  • Kit Contents: A first edition Bead Runway (patent pending), Iris Scrapbooking Case 12x12, Glass beads both round and faceted, center core support, cording, beads for Interchangeable Beaded Extender, Magnetic end caps Kit fee: $48 Any Kit fees are payable directly to the instructor.
  • Completion Level: A project will be completed in class,I will bring audio-visual equipment,Techniques
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