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Tag Archives: Bead Weaving

Kids Can Weave!

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Last Sunday Claudia taught a class at NOA Gallery in Groton, MA with the gallery’s wonderful owner Joni Parker-Roach. NOA is a gorgeous art gallery and also offers wonderful art classes for adults and children. When I was a kid
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Weave-Along Crystal & Bead Cuff (week two)

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Cut in the middle of the warps connecting the two woven pieces. Trim the loops off the other two ends.     Tie overhand knots with two warp bundles on left and two warp bundles on the left.  In order
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Bead and Crystal Cuff Weave-Along (week one)

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Welcome! The concept of this project is to combine three different types of beads/crystals of different sizes in one piece.  You can either follow my example exactly, or just follow the concept.  You can use any combination of colors you
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A New Class

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Looking for the perfect gift? For only $15 take our online Craftartedu class, the Crystal and Bead Wrap Bracelet with Claudia Anne Chase. “In this beginner level CraftArtEdu class, learn how to weave beads on a loom to create a colorful
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Next Weave along: Crystal and Bead Cuff Bracelet

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I made a zillion of these and then gave most of them away.  I was in one of those moods.  This bracelet weaves up very quickly.  It probably takes longer to finish (attach to cuff and embellish) than it does
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Retrospective, sort of

Posted on by claudiachase / Posted in Bead Weaving, Bead/Fiber Combination, Projects | Tagged | 4 Comments

I dug through my stash of bead woven pieces and found some surprises.  I am sure there are pieces hiding in other places, which I will post at a later date, but for now this is what I found: I
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Weave-Along 11 Updates!

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Because the weave-along is going over many different basic things (loom set up, warping, how to weave different ways), we suggest you just have some basic materials depending on what you’re interested in. For bead weaving you will want a
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The 20-Minute Bracelet

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Weaving isn’t (usually) for the impatient (a trait which I more than occasionally identify with). A tapestry can easily take months to complete and even most bead weavings aren’t completed in an afternoon. But sometimes you need a bracelet to
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Bead Weaving, Freestyle!

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I admit my life my be a little busy to take on a tapestry and bead diary in a single month. My weaving admittedly has taken a back seat to work, school and dodgeball this month, but I’ve still been working
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Weave-Along 9: Finishing your bead and crystal necklace

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I have made two of these bracelets (successfully . . . since I made three before I made the one I finally liked) and I’ve finished them both slightly differently although using the same concept.  So although I’ve come up
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