Saturday, Jun 15, 11 AM-1 PM

Shoulder Sweeper Earrings

The Bead Shop
Getting there
4612 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA

These "Shoulder Sweepers" can be made shorter...or even longer! Make the top findings colorful or stick to mkre subtle metallics, and the string as many colors as you'd like to create a pair of distinctive conversation starters. Please join us in welcoming guest instructor, Melody MacDuffy, Author of Decorative Wire Findings, Lacy Wire Jewelry, and Boutique Bead and Wire Jewelry! We're excited she's here, and excited she's going to share her expertise with us! Beginner - 2 Hours - $40 Materials Needed: Size 15 seed beads (Aqua in Pic) Size 11 seed beads – up to 6 colors (burgundy, purple, dark blue, medium blue, turquoise and aqua in Pic) Round dead-soft wire: 18g metallic - approx. 4 inches 20g metallic – approx. 4 inches 1.5mm crimp beads – 6 Size 4 silk or synthetic knotting cord Tools Needed: Round Nose Pliers Needle Nose Pliers Wire Cutters Materials kits will be available for purchase at the beginning of each class. You are welcome to bring any materials that you already have. We will have a full selection of tools available for purchase at the shop.