2024 Beading Classes

and Guest Artist Workshops hosted by the Museum of Beadwork

Caravan Beads, 915 Forest Ave, Portland


Triangle Waves Bracelet
Friday, March 29th
3pm to 4pm
Learn introductory peyote stitch on this enchanting bracelet.
One Ticket

Oasis Bracelet Masterclass with Rebecca Ann Coombs
Museum of Beadwork
Saturday, April 6th
10am to 5pm, 1 hour lunch
$115 includes class and materials kit
Purchase on Museum Site


Water Dancer Necklace & Earring Masterclass with Rebecca Ann Coombs
Museum of Beadwork
Sunday, April 7th
10am to 2pm
$95 includes class and materials kit
Purchase on Museum Site

Kumihimo Math: Introduction to Counted Fades with Rebecca Ann Coombs
Museum of Beadwork
Sunday, April 7th
3:30pm to 5:30pm
$50 includes class and spiral bound kumihimo workbook
Purchase on Museum Site


Silk Knotting Class
Friday, April 12th
3pm to 4pm
Learn to knot with tweezers between beads on silk thread.
One Ticket

Cascading Pearl Earrings
Saturday, April 13th
11am to 12pm
Learn to make basic earrings with headpins and chain.
One Ticket


Wildflower Bracelet
Saturday, April 13th
3pm to 4pm
Make this simple but lovely multi-strand bracelet on leather.
One Ticket

Orion's Belt Necklace
Friday, April 19th
3pm to 4pm
Get a start on intermediate level bead-weaving with a needle and thread.
One Ticket


Phoenix Feather Earrings
Saturday, April 20th
11am to 12pm
Make these spritely earrings using thread and long magatama beads.
One Ticket

Marrakesh Necklace
Saturday, April 20th
3pm to 4pm
Thread small seed beads and master crimping on flexible beading wire.
One Ticket


Silk Knotting Class
Friday, April 26th
3pm to 4pm
Learn to knot with tweezers between beads on silk thread.
One Ticket

Fluttering Fringe Earrings
Saturday, April 27th
11am to 12pm
Master earring making with these cute dangles.
One Ticket


Sea Charmer Necklace
Saturday, April 27th
3pm to 4pm
One Ticket

Orion's Belt Necklace
Friday, May 3rd
3pm to 4pm
Get a start on intermediate level bead-weaving with a needle and thread.
One Ticket


Aphrodite Earrings
Saturday, May 4th
11am to 12pm
Learn the fundamentals of making earrings.
One Ticket

Juno Bracelet
Saturday, May 4th
3pm to 4pm
Learn how to make durable clasped jewelry with this bracelet project.
One Ticket


Triangle Waves Bracelet
Friday, May 10th
3pm to 4pm
Learn introductory peyote stitch on this enchanting bracelet.
One Ticket

Cascading Pearl Earrings
Saturday, May 11th
11am to 12pm
Learn to make basic earrings with headpins and chain.
One Ticket


Wildflower Bracelet
Saturday, May 11th
3pm to 4pm
Make this simple but lovely multi-strand bracelet on leather.
One Ticket

Silk Knotting Class
Friday, May 17th
3pm to 4pm
Learn to knot with tweezers between beads on silk thread.
One Ticket


Phoenix Feather Earrings
Saturday, May 18th
11am to 12pm
Make these spritely earrings using thread and long magatama beads.
One Ticket

Marrakesh Necklace
Saturday, May 18th
3pm to 4pm
Thread small seed beads and master crimping on flexible beading wire.
One Ticket


Orion's Belt Necklace
Friday, May 24th
3pm to 4pm
Get a start on intermediate level bead-weaving with a needle and thread.
One Ticket

Fluttering Fringe Earrings
Saturday, May 25th
11am to 12pm
Master earring making with these cute dangles.
One Ticket