Workshops

Welcome to the updated workshop programme, designed & taught by Stephanie for late 2018 and 2019.

live workshop Stephanie has been working hard behind the scenes to bring you a varied selection of designs.

Workshops are held locally at Paulerspury Village Hall, Northamptonshire, a light, airy hall with plenty of parking & superb access, all you need to remember is a packed lunch.

Tea, coffee & squash are available throughout the day.

Stephanie is also teaching at Knuston Hall, Northamptonshire, and at Sweet Nothings retreats in France.

During weekend retreats, there will be a selection of Stephanie’s designs to choose from, hopefully, something for everyone!

Do have a browse at the class portfolio page for some ideas on which projects you would like to work on, or, why not invite Stephanie to your bead group,

But for now, Happy Beading!

Opulent Elegance & Cruise Couture

Bead Open Day

Location: Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

Are you in need of some Beading supplies? Come and visit us. We will be open from 10.00am - 3.00pm at Paulerspury Village Hall

Entrance: FREE (Excluding materials)
Deco Star Flake

Deco Star Flake

Location: Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

Is it a star? Is it a snowflake? However you see it the Deco Starflake pendant is an elegant addition to anyone’s jewellery box. Featuring two sizes of Swarovski crystal rivolis captured in sleek, unique bezels this art deco-inspired pendant is suspended from an intricate looking rope that showcases the subtle beauty of Czech firepolished beads.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now £36 (Excluding materials)
Souffle Cuff

Souffles Cuff

Knuston Hall (NN29 7EU)

This design is so versatile, whether you like statement or more subtle pieces, this design can be worked into either, with or without a touch of bling, flat or a raised & embellished piece, perfect for the party season!


For further details please visit www.knustonhall.org.uk

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: 68.00 Included Lunch. Excludes Materials
Herringbone Connections

Herringbone Connection

Knuston Hall (NN29 7EU)

If you love colour, this is the piece for you! It’s also a great introduction to Herringbone stitch, lots of help will be given with colour selection & technique.


For further details please visit www.knustonhall.org.uk

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £68.00 Included Lunch. Excludes Materials
Festive Parcels

Festive Parcels

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

The perfect little Christmas decoration, new for 2018! This could also be a parcel for all seasons if worked in different colours. This is a geometric peyote technique piece.


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
hamiliton star

"Hamiliton" Star

Location: Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

FULL - New Date Added Sat 15th December

A new star for 2018! This time it has its own Baby stars. Lots of possibilities!





NB: tea, coffee & squash will be available throughout the day & there will be cake! But you will need to bring a packed lunch.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

FULL New Date Added Sat 15th December
Celeste

Celeste

Location: Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

A new angel for 2018. “Celeste” features a Swarovski Stone & a flowing skirt & wings. this design does Feature size 15 seed beads.

NB: tea, coffee & squash will be available throughout the day & there will be cake! But you will need to bring a packed lunch.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now £35 (Excluding materials)
hamiliton star

"Hamiliton" Star

Location: Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

A new star for 2018! This time it has its own Baby stars. Lots of possibilities!





NB: tea, coffee & squash will be available throughout the day & there will be cake! But you will need to bring a packed lunch.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now £35 (Excluding materials)
Shabby Chic

Shabby Chic

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

This design is packed with techniques as well as being a very versatile piece. A geometric design with a stunning central flower to include or a standalone pendant in itself! Choose between making the entire design or making a simpler version, you will be surprised how much progress you will make in a day.


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Lotus FLower

Lotus Temple

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

If you love peyote & you love geometric, this is the piece for you! and its double sided! This gives you the chance to make two completely different colour ways, 2 for the price of one. It’s a fascinating technique, and once you have the rhythm of the stitch, you are off!


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - must be confident in peyote stitch.

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Lotus FLower

Lotus Temple

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

If you love peyote & you love geometric, this is the piece for you! and its double sided! This gives you the chance to make two completely different colour ways, 2 for the price of one. It’s a fascinating technique, and once you have the rhythm of the stitch, you are off!


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - must be confident in peyote stitch.

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Bead Embroidery

Bead Embroidery

Soutache & Shibori Ribbon

Knuston Hall (NN29 7EU)

Soutache and Shibori are two very old techniques combining Soutache and Shibori ribbon with bead embroidery to create stunning effects. Throughout the weekend we will be working with ribbon, beads, crystals and rivolis combining together creating pendants, cuff bracelets and brooches. Absolutely no experience is needed as this is a fun, creative weekend in very relaxed surroundings


SKILL LEVEL: Suitable for all.

For further deatils please visit: www.knustonhall.org.uk

Shabby Chic

Shabby Chic

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

FULL - New date added 12th Jan 2019

This design is packed with techniques as well as being a very versatile piece. A geometric design with a stunning central flower to include or a standalone pendant in itself! Choose between making the entire design or making a simpler version, you will be surprised how much progress you will make in a day.


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Oxford 2019

Oxford Summer School Plus

Creating with Colour

A Bead Weaving Adventure!

If you love playing with beads & colour, then this is the weekend course for you!

The designs are worked using Miyuki Delica beads that sit together perfectly creating a seamless effect, so although it may appear complicated it really isn’t! Kits will be available from the tutor booked in advance or, if you prefer to source your own beads, a materials list will be available well in advance of the course. So why not come along & explore this fascinating art form!


SKILL LEVEL: Working knowledge of peyote stitch would be helpful but not essential.

To book please visit: www.oxfordsummerschool.com

Indian Moon

Indian Moon

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

I love any excuse i use stunning Swarovski Elements large crystals and this is my latest design hot off the press! Using peyote & Right Angle Weave as the main techniques for creating this stand alone piece including some statement earrings, or, if ear ware isn’t your thing, theses would make a great delicate pendant in their own right! Instead of using a neck wire, you could work a rope to hang your pendant from, the choice (& there are lots of them!) is yours!


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Herringbone Connections

Herringbone Connections

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

Join Stephanie in creating A Festival Of Colour through bead weaving techniques. Have fun with colour, texture and shapes to produce some stunning pieces of jewellery and accessories to keep or give as presents. A really fun course with lots of learning along the way. This would also make a great introduction to this lovely art form as there will be a selection of pieces to choose from with varying degrees of skill levels.





SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Book Now: £35.00 excluding materials
Missenden 2019

Missenden School Of Creative Arts

Bead weaving: A Festival of Colour

Missenden Abbey, Buckinghamshire

Join Stephanie in creating A Festival Of Colour through bead weaving techniques. Have fun with colour, texture and shapes to produce some stunning pieces of jewellery and accessories to keep or give as presents. A really fun course with lots of learning along the way. This would also make a great introduction to this lovely art form as there will be a selection of pieces to choose from with varying degrees of skill levels.

Students will be able to choose from a selection of projects, all of which will have various skill levels to suit individual learning needs. Students will be given advice on colour and the use of different beads. Several techniques will be covered with detailed notes on each project.




For further details please visit: www.missendenschoolofcreativearts.co.uk

Contact for Price
Estella

Estella

Paulerspury Village Hall (NN12 7NA)

This advaned class is to make a striking and unique pendant/brooch which combines geometric beadwork with crystals for a real wow factor! The pendant is strung on an optional beaded chain designed to let the pendant stand out in all its glory.


SKILL LEVEL: Advanced

Book Now: £40.00 excluding materials