Beginning Beadmaking
with Donna Merrill

Beadmaking is an art that predates our calendar. Come join us for two afternoons of fun and exploration as we learn basic techniques for making glass beads in various shapes. Decorative aspects of beadmaking will be demonstrated and practiced.

Using Stringer, Lattacino, Filigrana and Manipulation, participants will create various surface designs. Dot application will yield and endless exploration of interior, surface and dimensional design. You will learn to encase beads while purposely trapping air bubbles.

  • No glassworking experience is needed.
  • 2 Sessions
  • Class size limited to 8 students.
  • Tuition $210.00
  • Kittrell/Riffkind will provide all class materials and shade 3 glasses.
  • Students should wear long cotton pants and closed toed shoes.
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KITTRELL/RIFFKIND ART GLASS : 5100 BELTLINE RD #510 : DALLAS, TX 75254 972.239.7957 : 888.865.2228 : MON - SAT 10:00 - 6:00