Beading with Shaped Beads Online Workshop with Melinda Barta

Explore a variety of bead shapes and bead-weaving techniques with Melinda Barta’s Beading with Shaped Beads Online Workshop! You’ll create all kinds of embellishments and unique effects using SuperDuos, Tilas, Bricks, spikes, peanuts, and more. Based on her popular video, this workshop will also review your favorite bead stitches such as peyote stitch, herringbone, and right-angle weave.


SKU: R6814

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Create beautiful beaded jewelry with this online workshop: Melinda Barta’s Beading with Shaped Beads! You’ll take your bead-weaving to a whole new level as you learn to create unique jewelry designs using Twins, CzechMates, Tilas, Rullas, and more. Receive expert advice on the best stitches for each type of shaped bead including herringbone, right-angle weave, and peyote stitch.

Lesson Breakdown:

Introduction:

  • Meet Melinda Barta
  • Melinda’s Top 5 Tips
  • Tools & Materials
  • Two-Hole Beads:

  • SuperDuos and Twins
  • CzechMates and Tilas
  • Bricks and Rullas
  • Spikes, Peanuts, Drops, and More:

  • Spikes and Gumdrops
  • Peanut Beads
  • Drop Beads
  • Other Bead Shapes
  • Techniques Covered:

  • Two-hole beads: SuperDuos, Twins, CzechMates, Tilas
  • Unusual one-hole beads: spikes, gumdrops, peanuts, drops
  • Other unique bead shapes: hex beads, lentils, bugles, daggers, etc.
  • Peyote stitch: flat, circular, tubular
  • Herringbone stitch: flat, tubular
  • Square stitch
  • Ladder stitch
  • Right-angle weave
  • Embellishing
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    Workshop Includes:
    Discussion board & Gallery: The discussion board is a great way to interact with other users in the course. It’s an open forum for you to ask questions, share your thoughts, express your inspirations, and share images of your work.

    Optional Quizzes: Short optional quizzes to test your knowledge as you progress through the lessons.

    Run time: ~ 93 min.

    About the Instructor:
    Melinda Barta received her BFA in Fiber Arts from Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Her designs regularly appear in Beadwork, and also teaches workshops at schools across the country, including Penland School of Crafts and John C. Campbell Folk School. She has made appearances on PBS, Style Network, and including the shows Scrapbooking, Uncommon Threads, and Melinda’s favorite, Craft Corner Death Match. Melinda is a true lover of all crafts and is known to have sewing, embroidery, knitting, bead weaving, stringing, collage, scrapbooking, home improvement and gardening projects in the works all at the same time.

    Additional Info
    Additional Info
    SKU R6814
    Product Type Online Workshop
    Author/Designer Melinda Barta
    Runtime 93 min
    Technique Herringbone Stitch, Ladder Stitch, Peyote Stitch, Right Angle Weave Stitch
    Project Blankets, Bracelets
    Difficulty Level Intermediate
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