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The Art Studio Courses

Winter 2014

Spring 2014


Do you have a beautiful pendant that you want to wear but don't have the right necklace to show it off? Come to this fun class to learn the ancient art of Kumihimo, a form of Japanese braid-making, to make elegant necklaces. Participants will make an 8-strand satin spiral bracelet or necklace and learn techniques for finishing the braid ends as well as attaching end caps. Materials kit includes braiding loom, 8 bobbins, thread/cord, clasp, end caps, and crimp beads. Materials fee of $20 paid to instructor on day of class. Students should bring tape measure, and scissors.

Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-288-K1 | 05/10/14-05/10/14 | C. Stribling | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Kumihimo II

Now that you have successfully completed the basic Kumihimo class or know the basics of Kumihimo braiding, adding beads to your work will further open up the variety of combinations you can use to create beautiful Kumihimo jewelry. You will learn what beads you can use and how to incorporate them into your braid. We will discuss various combinations of beads/fibers and the different techniques that you can use. You will leave with a completed bracelet. Materials: $22.00 for full kit (loom, bobbins, cord, end caps, clasp, seed beads) or $15 kit (cord, seed beads, end caps, clasp) * (For students who took basic course or already have the loom and bobbins) Materials fee paid to instructor in class. Students should bring a tape measure and scissors.

Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-296-L1 | 06/07/14-06/07/14 | C. Stribling | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Summer 2014

There are no courses available for the Summer semester at this time.