BeadFX


Beadfx in Toronto

2017

19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2 Toronto (East York), Ontario,

This year, Marilyn Gardiner will be teaching jewellery making classes at Beadfx in Toronto. The chain mail classes are suitable for jewellery artists at all levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced) and use Marilyn’s unique jewellery kit designs. The beading classes focus on making jewellery with beads while learning the necessary skills and building your confidence to create professional work.


To register for any of Marilyn Gardiner’s jewellery making classes at Beadfx, please call 416-751-1911 or toll-free 1-877-473-2323 now, because many of the classes fill up quickly! We limit class sizes so you can get the best value. Only 8-10 seats total for each class!


 

 

 

Sat. November 18, 2017: 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Jewellery making class at Beadfx in Toronto

Megara Bracelet (Beginner)

This sassy, smart bracelet combines style with movement. Trivia: it is named after the first wife of the Greek hero Hercules, and the character Meg in the Disney film Hercules. New design!

Pre-requisite: None

Bring: Magnifiers/glasses for close-up work. Pliers designed for chain mail will be provided for class use but you may wish to bring your personal tools.

Kit Contents:
Step-by-step, illustrated instructions, 2 main sizes of jump rings, and a co-ordinating toggle clasp.
Makes up to a 9” bracelet.  All rings are saw-cut and polished.

Class Fee: $35 plus HST

Kit Fee:
$69 plus HST for Silver Filled Sterling Bracelet kit
$26 plus HST for Copper and Black Bracelet kit


 

 

Sat. November 18, 2017: 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Jewellery making class at Beadfx in Toronto

Viperscale Bracelet (Advanced)

This is an exceptional bracelet with presence. Woven from heavy gauge rings, the bracelet appears to be curved, thick in the centre and thin at the edges. This is the most difficult project that Marilyn sells – and a class is seldom offered. This is your opportunity to learn how to make it! Are you up for the challenge?

Pre-requisite: Completion of several previous chain mail projects of increasing difficulty.

Bring: Magnifiers/glasses for close-up work. Pliers designed for chain mail will be provided for class use but you may wish to bring your personal tools.

Kit Contents:
Step-by-step, illustrated instructions ,1 main size of jump ring, 3 colours of temporary rings, and a co-ordinating clasp.
Makes up to a 9” bracelet. All rings are saw-cut and polished.

Class Fee: $35 plus HST

Kit Fee:
$126 plus HST for Argentium Sterling Bracelet kit
$76.50 plus HST for Silver Filled Bracelet kit
$32 plus HST for Jeweller’s Bronze Bracelet kit

 


 

 

 

Sat. December 9, 2017: 10:00 am-5:00 pm (all day, or just morning, or just afternoon)

Jewellery making class at Beadfx in Toronto

Christmas Gift Extravaganza (All Levels)

It seems that some of us scramble at the last minute to find small gifts. Perhaps you need a thank you for someone who has given you excellent service, or maybe it’s a hostess gift, or perhaps it’s a lagniappe (look it up!). You can sign up for all day, or just the morning, or just the afternoon. I will have a good variety of kits for earrings, pendants, and zipper pulls (dangles) available. (Maybe even a tree decoration.) Everyone can be making something different, and I’ll be right there to help. If there’s something, in particular, you want to make, let me know ahead so I’ll be sure to bring what you want.

You can sign up for all day ($60 + HST), or just the morning, or just the afternoon ($35 + HST for either). Please indicate your choice at the time of registration. Full day class will run 10:00 am to 5:00 pm with one hour lunch; morning class will run 10:00 am to 1:00 pm; afternoon class will be 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Pre-requisite: None

Bring: Magnifiers/glasses for close-up work. Pliers designed for chain mail will be provided for class use but you may wish to bring your personal tools.

Kit Contents:
Step-by-step, illustrated instructions, and all the materials needed to complete the project.
All rings are saw-cut and polished.

Class Fee: $35 plus HST for half day, or $60 plus HST for full day

Kit Fee:
There will be many choices of kits, ranging in price from $14 to about $50.
Students will receive a 10% discount on all kits.

 



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