Beadalon Inspiration Playground

Get inspired! Join us in the Beadalon Inspiration Playground, located in the middle of the Expo hall. This interactive DIY space will fuel your creativity while offering one-on-one instruction, loads of information, and in most cases a finished project! After you purchase your Event Expo Pass you can choose your $5 project!

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Stretch Bracelet Spectacular with the NEW Elastic Cord Needle | Beadalon

Join Meredith Roddy from Beadalon & Artistic Wire and learn how to use the new Elastic Cord Needle to make a stretch bracelet with gorgeous pearl beads.

Make and Take $5
Length: One hour

Schedule: 10:15AM, 11:30AM & 1PM on Friday in Playground A


Beaded Rings with the NEW Adjustable Rings Findings Form | Beadalon

Join Meredith Roddy from Beadalon & Artistic Wire and learn how to use the new Adjustable Rings Findings Form to make adjustable rings with wire and beads.

Make and Take $5
Length: One hour

Schedule: 10:15AM, 11:30AM & 1PM on Saturday in Playground A


Easy Kotter Hand Knotted Adjustable Bracelet | Designs By Reenie

A simple, but stunning bracelet! This adjustable bracelet is created with 3mm cubic zirconia's and Swarovski crystals. You will learn how to hand knot evenly spaced knots using the Easy Knotter. Colors will vary with each bracelet.

Technique Demonstration $5
Length: 30-Minutes

Schedule: 12PM on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in Playground B


Basics of Metal Stamping with Rita Pannulla | Impress Art

Join instructor Rita Pannulla for a crash course in metal stamping. This is a beginner level class, where you will learn all the basics of metal stamping and create a variety of designs using textures, mandala stamps and ImpressArt’s popular new Melody font.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 1PM on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in Playground B


One Inch Mandala Inspired Cuff | Impress Art

Join instructor Rita Pannulla as she shares an exciting new style of metal stamping. Mandala stamping is a great way to utilize both design and letter stamps to create unique and intricate patterns. Being that this is an intermediate level class, we recommend you come with a basic understanding of stamping on metal.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 2PM on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in Playground B


ICE Resin Ephemera and Glass Glitter | Ranger Ink

Join Misty Grosse to learn how to mix & pour ICE Resin and make an amazing piece of jewelry in a Milan Bezel. In this make and take you will be using an image from our Ephemera Assortment, German Glass Glitter & ICE Resin to create a wearable work of art.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 10:15AM & 11AM on Friday in Playground B


ICE Resin Faux Druzy | Ranger Ink

Join Misty Grosse to learn how to create a faux druzy using ICE Resin German Glass Glitter, ICE Resin, and a Milan Bezel. In this session, you will learn how easy it is to mix ICE Resin and German Glass Glitter to create a gorgeous custom jewelry piece.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 10:15AM & 11AM on Saturday in Playground B


ICE Resin Foil and Tissue | Ranger Ink

Join Misty Grosse as she shows you how to make a simple jewelry component using ICE Resin, Foil and Tissue Paper sheets. You will get a hands-on lesson in mixing ICE Resin and see how easy it is to layer in different textures and surfaces for dazzling effects.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 10:15AM & 11AM on Sunday in Playground B


Large Hole and Leather Bracelet | Dakota Stones

Paired with Beadalon and Leather Cord USA, learn how to create this fun and versatile bracelet with Kayla Waletzke of Dakota Stones.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 2:15PM on Saturday in Playground A


Art Clay Silver Charms | Art Clay World

Create a stamped charm using 5gm of Art Clay silver clay, stencils and textures, which will then be fired by the instructor at the table.

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 11AM on Friday and Saturday in Booth #170, 172


Sparkling Ceralun Pendants | Art Clay World

This pendant will use a silver or bronze bezel and your choice of Ceralun epoxy colors. Various colored chaton gemstones will be available to create a unique pendant that will harden fully in 24 hours. Ceralun is Swarovski’s brand of epoxy, the very product they use in creating their own finished jewelry!

Make and Take $5
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 3PM on Friday and Saturday in Booth #170, 172



Instant Gratification | Nana & Nina

Learn quick, simple and elegant techniques for putting your components together. Get inspired by simplicity!

Technique Demonstration $5
Length: 30-Minutes

Schedule: 3:15PM on Saturday and Sunday in Playground A



Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful with Irina Miech | Eclectica Beads

Irina will be demoing the tools and techniques used throughout her new book, Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful. Beginners will learn how to create wire jewelry projects with a minimum investment in tools and materials.

FREE Demos - No registration required
Length: One hour

Schedule: 3PM on Friday and Saturday in Playground B


Bead Crochet | Candice Sexton Beads

Join Candice for two beginner demos and learn how to bead crochet with two different techniques! Learn the basics of bead crocheting from a patient, nationally recognized instructor and author.

FREE Demos - No registration required
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 4PM on Saturady and 11AM on Sunday in Playground A


Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry with Roxan O'Brien

At last, an easy way to add gorgeous color to your metalwork without the use of a kiln! Armed with colored pencils and a few simple techniques, you can have the beautiful look of enameled jewelry in much less time.

FREE Demos - No registration required
Length: 45-Minutes

Schedule: 2:15PM on Friday in Playground A


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