September 2019 Classes and Events

September 2019 Classes and Events
Download the Printable Calendar here:   September2019A

New England Bead Bop Continues through – September 22, 2018

Bead shop your way around New England – Receive discounts and participate in each stores raffle.  Bop bags, passports, and pins are available through SB while supplies last.



Ginko Snake Skin Bracelet Class – Beginner
Thursday, September 12th 6-7:30
The Ginko bead is two holed and a beautiful new addition to our bead collection.  Learn how to work with these beads and create this Snake Skin (or mermaid) bracelet.  Bring your fireline and beading needle to class with you and select your own bead colors.
Class Fee and Materials $35  Register Online

C-Koop Bead Trunk Show – September 14 – 28, 2019

It’s been a few years since we have hosted a C-Koop trunk show and this time in addition to a great selection of copper enameled findings and beads there will also be kits available.  Stop early for best selection.


Shorties & Rings Kit Class – Saturday, September 21, 2019 11-1p.m.  All Skill Levels Welcome
This is a quick and easy piece to make and the kit will make up to a
7 3/4″ bracelet.  Bring your own tools or use our studio tools for free.  Class will be limited to the number of kits received in the trunk show.
Class and Kit Fee $40  Register Online

Cymbal Gem Duo Earring Class – Advanced Beginner
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6-7:30p.m.

This beautiful earring project if the perfect way to introduce you to the exciting new Cymbal findings collection.  Bring your fireline and beading needle with you to class.
Class Fee and Kit $25  Register Online

Lunch Bunch – Meets the last Wednesday of every month from 11-2p.m.
Wednesday, September 25, 2018 11-2

Bring your current project in to work on or start another.  Lunch is up to everyone that comes to enjoy the time beading and chatting.  It is so much fun to see what everyone is working on and everyone has a great time sharing fun stories.  Will we see you at the next one?


The Fall Bead Bash is coming.  Save the dates:

October 18-20, 2019

A full weekend of jewelry making and fun.  Stay tuned for more details very soon.

October 2019 Class and Event Schedule

Eight new classes, two trunk shows, and a new kit debut this October

Registration Available for all classes listed below.  Click Here

New Kit Debut – Saturday, October 5, 2019

The all new Peyote Rolling Waves Bracelet kit will be available in some fun color combinations and is a great way for anyone to learn how to do peyote.  Stay tuned for details.


Blooming Crystal Bracelet Trunk Show
Saturday, October 12, 2019-October 31, 2019
If you fell in love with this bracelet during the summer Glass Garden Beads trunk show then you will be excited about the variety of kits that is coming once again this October.  There will be over 15 different colors of this kit available along with refill kits for those of you that already have the instructions.  This project makes for a great holiday gift and there will be another all new kit included in this trunk show and the Scallop Wrap kit will also be back.

Bead Artistry Kit Trunk Show for 1 month only
Wednesday, October 16-mid November
New kits are on their way!  So excited to offer you new bead kits during our popular Bead Artistry Kit show.  Be sure to check it out and I bet you might find some projects to make for the holiday gift giving season.


Blooming Crystals Bracelet Class – Two dates
Friday, October 18, 2019 11-1p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 6-8p.m.
This piece is full on Swarovski crystals and is a must to learn for all skill levels.  Pick from many different color combinations.  Any skill level welcome.
Class and Kit Fee $65  Register Online

The Fall Bead Bash is almost here – Friday, October 18th – Sunday, October 20th

It’s a weekend full of classes.  Take one, two, three or more.  We share lots of laughs and good times each Bash weekend.  Kits will be made for each class in different colors in addition to those being shown below.  If you have a request, please let me know.  Be sure to register early – seating is limited.

Even and Odd Count Peyote Leather Bracelet
Friday, October 18, 2019 6p.m.
Learn the basics of even and odd count peyote in this class while you create this fun leather bracelet.  Many people tend to shy away from odd count peyote but we will tackle it head on in this class and show you an easy way to work it along with how to read a peyote pattern.
Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Beaded Diamond Bracelet and Earrings Set
Saturday, October 19, 2019 10a.m.

There’s a slight twist to this beaded diamond shaped bracelet and earring set that you’ll love to learn.  Great project for any skill levels.  Bring your fireline and beading needle to class with you.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online


Rising Crystal Bracelet
Saturday, October 19, 2019 1p.m.

Who doesn’t love a little bit of sparkle in their jewelry?  This bracelet class will teach you how to work with the multi hole Montee bead.  Great project for any skill level.  Bring your Fireline and beading needle to class with you.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Clay Pendant Class with Donna
Saturday, October 19 2019 3:30p.m.
Donna will be here to teach us the secrets to creating beautiful clay pendants.  In class, you will create two pendants of your choice and learn about the basic materials and tools needed to work with polymer clay.  Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit fee $45  Register Online


Loop de Loop Kumihimo Necklace
Sunday, October 20, 2019 10a.m.
This is the perfect class for those of you that like to combine bead weaving and kumihimo together in one project.  Bring your kumi disk and bobbins with you to class along with your Fireline and beading needle.  Please request your kit colors that you would like when signing up for the class.  Four colors needed so that I may make up your kit ahead of time.  Previous knowledge of kumihimo a plus but not necessary.  Class and Kit fee $45  Register Online

Faux Button Bracelet
Sunday, October 20, 2019 1p.m.

This bracelet is fun and colorful and the button is just for decor.  Join in this class in order to learn how to create this great bracelet and you even get to pick your color beads and make it very personalized.  Great for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Registration for Bead Bash and all classes coming soon.

Scallop Wrap Kit Class
Saturday, October 26, 2019 10:30-12noon
This wonderful piece  by Glass Garden can be worn as a necklace or as a bracelet and is super fun to make.  Each kit comes in a different mix of colors and once you learn how to make this one in class you will be creating a bunch more.  Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $35  Register Online

Looking ahead to November…Save the dates
Thursday, November 14-16, 2019
Three day only event

The Glory of Beads will be here with their Venetian Glass Bead Trunk Show

This is the first time they have visited Simply Beadiful and as they make their way up the East Coast they are stopping in Springfield and will have their treasures on sale here at SB for just three days only.

Beautiful and quality Venetian glass beads in all sizes and sizes will be available for you to gather.  Blown glass, Murano home decor items, chevron beads, silver and gold foil beads.  The list goes on and on and you’ll most certainly want to bring your friends and relatives to this one.  Be sure to mark it on your calendar.  November 14, 15, 16th only.

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