Philadelphia, PA

Kumihimo Class: Waves of Atlantis featuring Jesse James Beads
Teacher: Cindy Grayson
Saturday, August 17, 2019
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Hands on Workshop
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Pre-Registration Closed
Pricing Information
Price: $85.00
Instructor Cindy Grayson and Jesse James Beads have come together to create a rare treat for you to experience. Learn how to design a statement piece with Jesse James Beads. Featured Techniques: Working with oversize beads, how to prevent bead collapse without braiding around a center core support, using large hole beads to solve finishing problems, how to pattern a single color, double row spiral with two single color, single row spirals, working with wood and leather and how to plan ahead so you can finish off your necklace and easily provide desired length options for all occasions. Attendees will have to the chance to enter to win a special raffle prize from Sarah James. Kit fee: $60. 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, Bead Journal (or other note taking materials), 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, bead reamer, tape measure, scissors, you can buy my technique pattern book on Amazon or or “Bead Runway Kumihimo Technique Pattern Series Volume 1” by Cindy Grayson. Many of the techniques we will focus on are expanded on in the book. It is a great tool.
  • Kit Contents: Jesse James Beads, wood beads, glass beads, metal beads, ceramic beads, cording, Magnetic end cap, leather cording Kit fee: $60 Any Kit fees are payable directly to the instructor.
  • Completion Level: I will bring audio-visual equipment
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