Wire Wrapping: Rekindle Your Love!

Fall Back in Love with Wire Wrapping With the popularity of string-centric beading techniques like silk knotting and simple bead stringing, wire wrapping jewelry may have been put on the back burner. The staff at Beadworks has been falling back in love with using wire wrapping in our jewelry. The process is repetitive and meditative … Continue Reading

Macrame: a Summer Classic!

Macrame for Easy and Fun Projects! When you hear the word macrame, you might think of 70’s wall hangings and puka shells. I’m here to tell you that macrame can be modern and cool! It’s a great technique to incorporate into your handmade jewelry. Since it’s so easy to learn, it makes the perfect Summer … Continue Reading

Red, White and Blue Sale!

July Sale Announcement! This is America’s 242nd year of independence and here at Beadworks we are celebrating by helping you create eye-catching jewelry. Check out our Classes schedule where you can make some Red, White and Blue pieces on your own. Make sure to check out our Instagram and Facebook pages for all the summer inspiration … Continue Reading

Gemini Gemstone Beads

Gemini’s Time to Shine! Now’s your time to pick out some gemstone beads that will bring out your playful side, Gemini. Let’s talk about some beads that you can use to make a meaningful necklace or bracelet that will help to balance your dual nature. One of your strengths as a Gemini is communication. That … Continue Reading

Happy 4th of July

Independence Day Celebrations To join the 4th of July festivities with loved ones, Beadworks will be closed Wednesday, July 4th and will resume normal hours on the 5th. Want to get some last minute supplies before the holiday? Worry not, our doors are open between 10:30 AM and 5:30 PM July 3rd. Jewelry making is … Continue Reading

Beading Tips and Tricks

While we love teaching beading classes, we also know that a well-timed beading tip can be equally helpful to first-rate jewelry making. Here are just a few of the beading tips and tricks that we rely on. Clearly, have the right jewelry making supplies is a must! Don’t ever use clear nail polish – Use Hypo-Cement When … Continue Reading