Description: Using the unique bronze findings created by Anna Bronze and a contemporary interpretation of the old Slavic dimensional embroidery styles, you will create your own elegant necklace.
Students will learn: How to bezel rivoli in the peyote technique, to embellish the rivoli to make a flower, three-dimensional bead embroidery, and to finish the edges of a project.
Options: You will have the choice of the metal centerpiece in brass, bronze, or silver; and seven different colors for the flower component based on the colors of Swarovski.
Date: Sunday, February 28th
Skill Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Alexandra Sidorenko
Materials can be purchased at the store
Sunday, February 28th: Blooming Lotus Necklace
- Kits: Anna Bronze findings, Swarovski rivoli, Swarovski beads, Delica size 11, TOHO sizes 11 and 15, two different types of felt, leather
Tools and materials students must supply on their own: E600 glue, 4 lb-tested Fireline, Nymo size B thread, size 12 beading needle, size 12 Glover’s needle (recommended), scissors, beading mat, beading light if preferred.