Freeform Peyote Beading: Design and Creation of Original Art Jewelry
Published September 2010
Class Length: 6 hours
Capture any relatively flat. cabochon-shaped object in a net of right angle weave with a decorative peyote stitch border. The captured cabachon can be worn as a broach, used as a pendant or incorportated into more complex designs.
Ater a quick review of the stitches involved, we'll get started. Along the way I'll cover increases and decreases to fit your object and ways to add additional interest with different colors, sizes and shapes of beads and patterns.
Bring your own cabachon, or cabochon shaped object, or purchase one of mine - I will have a selection of concrete and resin cabochons available.
Skills and Skill Levels required for class
Experience with right angle weave and beading in general is helpful. Check out the Open Studio Pretty Little Rings for a fun introduction to right angle weave.
Working with your cabochon, choose a variety of sizes and types of beads including:
Kits and Supplies
Beadkits may be available for purchase. Contact instructor beforehand to verify.