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Brick Stitch Wire Earrings $45

July 16 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

Brick Stitch Wire Earrings

Let’s try another twist on brick stitch earrings! In this version, you are provided a handmade wire frame to bead upon. We will be using smaller seed beads of many colors embellished with other sized beads and creating an attractive picot along the edge. Chain is used at the top to attach to the ear wires or lever backs. These are super sweet earrings! The possibilities are limitless as to design!

Note: All materials and tools for classes must be purchased at Beadoholique Bead Shop. This allows us to continue providing you with quality classes.

Materials Needed:
Drop seed beads 2.8mm or 3.4mm (1 color)
2mm and 3mm Firepolish
or
2-3mm gemstone accent beads
or
2mm and 3mm rondelles
Seed beads size 15 (4 colors)
Seed beads size 11 (2 colors)
Ear wires or Leverbacks
Wire forms – provided or you can make your own
Small cable chain with links to fit onto wire form
FireLine .006” (6lb test)

Tools Needed:
Round nose pliers
Fine tip tweezers
Beading awl
Fiber cutters
Size 11 or 12 beading needle
Bead board or mat
Magnifiers/readers are highly recommended for a
successful class experience!

For making your own wire forms:
Multi-size wrap-n-tap
6-step looping pliers
Nylon hammer
Steel block
Heavy duty wire cutters
Round nose pliers
Millimeter ruler
Vintage Bronze (or other color) 21g square wire
Techniques Used: Brick stitch

Skill Level:  Beginner

Prerequisite: 

Instructor: Lisa

Three ways to sign up:
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Send me an email
Give me a call at 832-674-9005
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