Class List

We pride ourselves on our top notch classes & instructors! We know it takes more than a great design to create a great class! We hire only the BEST teachers from the local area and beyond.

Classes are open to all levels of experience unless noted. We do not limit the age of our students. If you like the project and think you can learn to do it with our guidance then please join us! Keep in mind the size of the beads in the project and don’t forget your glasses if you need them for close work!

Our classroom space is comfortable and brightly lit with OTT lights in the overhead fixtures! For full day classes, we have a refrigerator and microwave for student use and a host of cafes within a few block range of the shop.

View our class schedule listed below, OR download the PDF here!

Fee with (*) denotes that supplies are included. Stop in our store or call (262.634.6088) to register.

Class Categories

    • Chain Weave Bling
    • Jazz up the Chain Weave Bracelet with some bling!  In this class we’ll show you our tips and tricks for designing with rhinestone chain.

      $20. Supplies not included.
      Stringing/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Chain Weave Bracelet
    • A now classic design by our friend Dean at Continental Beads, this chain weave bracelet gives you a great look, with many options for design variations.   Everyone loves this bracelet!

      $20. Supplies not included.
      Stringing/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Chain Wrap Bracelet
    • Love the wrap bracelets? Love ‘em even more with this fabulous style using chain & leather. If you are like me, you’ll make a bunch of these! We’ll show you two styles using different chain variations…you’ll never be bored! A single wrap makes a great guy bracelet too!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Champagne Bracelet
    • Another new offering from designer Ellad2.  We just LOVE her patterns!  This one is a quick and easy project with Superduos and Czech tile beads.

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Charmed Necklaces-Drilled Stones & Beach Glass
    • Bring your favorite beach stone or glass, gemstone beads and meaningful imagery charms to this class and you will learn great jewelry making skills to put it all together into a power necklace!  Wirewrapping, drilling stones and glass, working with headpins, jump rings and chain will be covered in this fun class!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Wirework/All Levels

       

    • Chinese Coins
    • Adele Kimpell, of Bead Dreamers in the Twin Cities, loves to inspire others with her designs.  This one has always been one of my favorites and thanks to Adele’s support of locally owned bead stores I can teach this fabulous class and share with you the tips & tricks  I’ve learned to make this dynamite bracelet or necklace!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Chrysanthemum Bracelet
    • We LOVE this new design!  Combine new 2-hole Crescent and Lentil beads to form a puffy dimensional flower.  So many color combinations!

      $20, Supplies not included
      Stitching, All Levels

      **This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

       
    • Clea Pendant
    • A fun, different design with Lunasoft and Crescent beads turns into a stunning pendant!  

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

       

    • Cobble Tiles Bracelet
    • Our debut class with the new, two-hole Honeycomb beads!  Endless color combinations in this stitched bangle bracelet – with Swarovski bicones, fire polish, half Tilas, seed beads, delicas, and the new Honeycombs!  Whew!  It’s going to be a fun one!

      $20, Supplies not included
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Coiled Wire Bracelet
    • Learn to make these cool coil beads and then work them into an original bracelet or necklace.  We will share our tips and tricks for working with wire to create this great piece!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Wirework/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Confetti Bracelet
    • Create this fun confetti bracelet with us in our monthly free afternoon class!  Start with a band of bugle beads and then add fun accents with a mix of whatever you like.  We of course love the sparkle of crystal!

      $20/Supplies not included
      Stitching, All levels

      **This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

       
    • Copper Etching
    • You’ll learn to cut and etch copper – using either rubber stamps or drawing your own design to be etched.  Then learn to patina and polish the etched copper, and voila…an original piece of wearable art!

      (If you’re sensitive to strong odors, bring a mask)

      $20 class fee and $25 supply fee to instructor.  All supplies included.
      Metal/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Crystal Beaded Heart Pendant
    • Create a beautiful crystal bling pendant using either 3 or 4mm Swarovski bicone crystals.  Once you get how right angle weave works you’ll want to whip up one of these for sisters, girlfriends….anyone you’d like to share some sparkle with.

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

       

    • Crystal Bracelet
    • Sweet, simple and elegant.  Grab some crystals, some delicas, and whip up this bracelet, or a whole wrist full of this bracelet!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Crystal Clay
    • We LOVE crystal clay.  You will too once we share all the tips and tricks for working with this fun medium.  Use it to create amazing mosaic style jewelry components.  We’ve got tons of ideas and samples to inspire you!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

       

    • Crystal Helm Pendant
    • Our pal Leayn Tabili is back with an original chainmaille design, capturing a Swarovski rivoli within a helm weave of jump rings.  She’ll also share her tips and tricks for making this with different sized rivolis for earrings… or a row of them in a bracelet… or…!!!!

      $25. Supplies not included.
      Chainmaille/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Crystal Rope Bracelet
    • Bling!  This great project uses seed beads and Swarovski crystal…two of our favorite beads!  You will love the look and feel of this rope bracelet.  Thanks to our pal Adele Kimpell of Bead Dreamers for making this pattern available for bead stores to teach!  You are going to love it!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Crystal Star Earrings
    • Sweet holiday dangle earrings…we LOVE making these great designs with Swarovski crystals!  So sparkly for the 4th of July!  These make great gifts too!

      $20 class fee.  Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Dee’s Sparkle
    • Don’t you love it when a friend gives you a gift? (Especially beautiful jewelry!) Dee created this bracelet and gifted it to Kathy…every time she wears it the oooohs and aaaahs demanded that we share it as a class at Funky’s!

      $20, Supplies not included.
      Stitching/All Levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

    • Diamond Duo Bracelet
    • We have been having fun playing with the new DiamonDuo beads.  Join us for this fun bracelet by designer Ella D!  We’ll play with DiamonDuos, O Beads, fire polish and more!  New for 2017!

      $20, supplies not included
      Stitching, All levels

      ***This class is not on the current schedule but is available by request! Either grab two more friends and we’ll schedule a private class just for you, or let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to put it on the next schedule!

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