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Introduction to Seed Beads
Instructor: Laura McCabe
Technique(s): Seed Beads
Level: All Levels
This is a great class to watch for all skill levels of seed beaders. If you haven’t done any seed bead work, Laura covers the basics such as: tools and materials, different types of seed beads, flat and odd count peyote stitch, tubular even and odd count peyote stitch, and threading a needle. This class is also great for those experienced seed beaders looking for a re-cap on the basics. Join Laura and learn about different sizes of seed beads, threads, needles and the difference between Czech and Japanese seed beads.

This class has a running time of 29 minutes.
Tools And Materials

  • Seed beads A variety of shapes, sizes and colors. Size 11 or 8 seed beads are a nice size to learn on.
  • Wax Thread Heaven, Beeswax, or Micro-Cystalline Wax
  • Beading threads Silamide, One-G, Nymo, C-Lon, and/or FireLine