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Take the plunge into a beautiful new form of fiber art! Claudia Chase helps new crafters get started and even shows experienced beaders and weavers fresh tricks. These addictive bracelet designs whip up in as little as 45 minutes and make the perfect handmade gift. Cotton or silk, clay or crystals, you'll love the results. With Claudia's guidance, make designs that match your style, from delicate and luxe to bold and tribal. You'll even learnhow to make a basic bead loom using a picture frame!

Cost: $30 Per Course

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If you've admired Claudia Chase's unique beaded tapestry jewelry on Craftsy or in Beadwork, Handwoven and Spin-Off magazines, here's the class you've been waiting for! Claudia helps new weavers and beaders take the plunge, and shows experienced crafters how to integrate the two techniques for one-of-a-kind results. These addictive designs whip up in as little as 45 minutes and make the perfect handmade gift. Cotton or silk, clay or crystals - try something new and sign up for Bead & Tapestry Cuffs today!What You'll Learn in Bead & Tapestry Cuffs: How to create designs that match your style, from delicate and luxe to bold and tribal How to weave with beautiful materials: Silk, precious metal thread, and beads from clay to crystals Beading techniques that work on or off the loom How to make a basic bead loom from a picture frame How to warp your frame loom, the Cricket tabletop loom and the Mirrix loom for jewelry projects Tapestry weaving techniques to make fabric for home decor and accessoriesWhat You'll Make in Bead & Tapestry Cuffs: Affinity Bracelets: Four different takes on this grown-up version of friendship bracelets, tied or closed with a unique clasp No-Warp-Ends Bracelets: Made with wire, these pieces are finished without weaving in the ends. Claudia shows you two variations. Tapestry & Bead Cuff: Create a woven piece and attach it to a cuff backing for a bold, structured accessory. Bonus: Make the funky, tribal Columbian Clay Bead affinity bracelet!

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Claudia Chase
  • Cost: $30 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy

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