Complete a beautiful beaded rosette or feather using beading techniques in this fun and engaging one-day workshop.
This is the perfect introduction to beading. Start the class by selecting and perfecting your design. Choose your colours and learn the techniques needed to finish your project. The end result of this workshop is a stunning piece that you’ll be proud to say you made yourself, and will make a great gift! The feather and rosette can easily be made into a barrette, brooch, or added to a special piece of clothing.
Take this opportunity to learn the basics of beading from a local, highly-skilled artist, Andrew Bullock,* while you spend the day in the Museum galleries learning a new skill. Leave with the knowledge to continue beading at home, and a unique piece of jewellery!No experience is necessary, but manual dexterity is required.
Member Price: $90
Non-Member Price: $100
*Your instructor for this workshop is Andrew Bullock, an award-winning craftsman and lifelong beadwork researcher. Of Wampanoag ancestry, he has been creating and restoring Indigenous beadwork for decades. Andy has been a featured artist in numerous exhibits including “Reading Native Art” at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum. His work can also be found at Robbins Museum of Archaeology and in private collections. His professional experience includes founding and being the past owner of Wandering Bull, Inc., a supply house featuring top quality beadwork, supplies and reference material. Let’s just say, we’re pretty lucky to have Andy leading the way through our entire line-up of beading workshops!