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May 3, 2017 - Designer Tips from Ken Rogers!

This May - Hear the fine points of beaded jewelry from Ken Rogers

 

Presenting Ken Rogers
Wednesday May 3, 2017 - 7PM until 9:30PM
in the Rotunda Room at the Veterans Memorial Building

This program will be an examination of the myriad of things one needs to know, or be cognoscente of, when designing and creating a bead necklace or bracelet.

Some of the subjects Ken will cover include:

Inspiration
-Lengths & number of strands
-Colors & Textures
-Target & Price Point
-What one needs to know about gemstone (& other) beads, how to select them, & tips on purchasing
-Bead hole problems
-Stringing methods & materials - what are some of the latest & best "stringing" and wire wrapping materials
-Tools
-Bead "wire" cable - how to select what you need for the job
-Crimp Beads & how to select them
-Problems designers have run into, how to avoid them, and how to eliminate returns







We Meet at the
Veterans Memorial Building


4117 Overland Avenue
Culver City



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The Bead Society monthly meetings feature illustrated lectures by an authority on beads or related subjects. Meetings start with a social hour and refreshments.

This is a great opportunity to meet with like-minded bead enthusiasts, collectors, bead-makers and share their knowledge. This is your bead society and everyone has the opportunity to learn something from others.