Bead Runway Basics & Beyond The Tour!

BF EB25OFFI am teaching five Kumihimo classes at this year’s BeadFest in Philly August 14-18, 2019. Registration is open at Click on each project for registration link


I am teaching three Kumihimo classes at this year’s Bead and Button Show in Milwaukee, WI June 5-9, 2019 on picture for link to Registration, open now!

earth and sea bnb rec web
Techniques: Intro to Bead Runway Visual Pattern Layout & Design, bead graduation, using a center cord support, make adjustable length interchangeable beaded extenders.
jesse james goddess bnb rec web
Techniques: Intro to Bead Runway Visual Pattern Layout/Design, bead size graduation, incorporating oversize beads, know when to omit beads in pattern design, alternating cords to use different bead hole sizes on the same warp, make an adjustable length interchangeable beaded extender, 2-color single spiral pattern, 1-color double spiral pattern, creating a natural look with wood beads/hemp.
blue steel bnb rec web
Techniques: Learn how to use multiple kumihimo segments, plan a straight row in a kumihimo pattern, simulate a high-end piece of jewelry.
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BeadFest 2019 Class Offerings Coming Soon! (usually March)

Registration begins mid-May on
I am teaching three classes at this year’s Philly #BeadFest 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 @ 8:30am – 4:00pm (6 hrs)

Kumihimo Class: Earth & Sea Graduating Necklace featuring Bead Runway™ Basics & Beyond© Visual Pattern Design Layout Techniques

Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 8:30am – 11:30am (3 hrs)

Kumihimo Class: Seafoam & Sand Pendant Necklace and Matching Bracelet Set


Thursday, August 16, 2018 @ 5:30pm – 8:30pm (3 hrs)

Kumihimo Class: Fairy Tails Magatama Necklace

Kumihimo DIY Kit Available