CLASS DESCRIPTION Learn the basics of beginning strung jewelry making by creating your own necklace, bracelet and earrings. Students will learn basic stringing and finishing techniques. You will also have the opportunity to purchase additional materials to do additional projects in class if time permits or at home.
INSTRUCTOR Bulgarian native, Olga Mihaylova is a prominant jewelry designer in Pittsburgh and throughout the region. She is a member of the Pittsburgh Craftsmen’s Guild and recipient of many awards for her intricate techniques and unusual designs.
SKILL LEVEL Beginner, no previous experience required.
TUITION $30 (due at time of registration) + MATERIAL FEE $15-30 (payable to instructor) + EVENTBRITE FEE $4.28 (due at time of registration)
MATERIAL COST(S) Basic materials will include wire and silver plated findings for one necklace, one bracelet and one pair of earrings. Czech beads will included in the $15 kit. Pearl beads will be available in a $25-30 kit. Students may purchase additional beads from the instructor at market prices.
TOOLS All tools needed for the class will be provided by the instructor. If you have your own tools, you may bring them if you wish.
CLASS MINIMUM 4 students.
REFUND / CANCELLATION POLICY Our instructors require a minimum number of students to teach. In order to minimize cancellations that inconvenience our instructors and other students, class cancellations must be made at least 72 hours prior to the start of class. Students who comply with this requirement will receive a full refund. Students who do not comply will be subject to a $25 cancellation fee.
Photo credit: Olga Mihaylova | Oli’s Beadwork © 2018. All rights reserved.