Sat June 6 10:00am to 4:00pm
Learn the ancient art of Ply-Split Braiding and combine your creation with Czech glass beads to make a lovely finished necklace. This class will include all the supplies and tools, including a gripfid (the basic tool for the braiding), a beginner needs to learn the Waves pattern of braiding as well as basic beading techniques to finish the creation. There will be a variety of colors to choose from. This craft seems so intricate and involved, yet you will be amazed how simple it truly is. Please bring reading glasses or magnification aids if needed for close work.
Susan Brown, our guest instructor, has been crafting her whole life and always enjoys learning new craft techniques. She has always had a strong interest in the fiber field and enjoys spinning, knitting, crocheting and weaving. She has also taught various craft classes through local senior centers, churches and community colleges. Mostly self-taught, she especially enjoys figuring out new techniques and then sharing them with others.
NOTE: The gripfid tool will be yours to keep after the class. Additional cords can be purchased from Louise French at @[NjQyMTgzOTU5MjA4MTA3Omh0dHBcYS8vd3d3LmxvdWlzZWZyZW5jaC5jb20vOjo=:http://www.louisefrench.com.]
Maximum class size: 10
Room: 4H Building – Howard County Fairgrounds (PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL LOCATION)
Skill level: Step-Out Intermediate
Instructor: Susan Brown
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