The Show Stopper: Beaded Kumihimo

– with Rebecca Combs

Learn beaded kumihimo as you make this dramatic necklace featuring luscious Unicorne Beads borosilicate glass beads. This all-levels class will cover both kumihimo fundamentals as well as advanced design concepts. Kits will be available in several colorways. Students will learn how to prepare the foam kumihimo disk for braiding including: calculating cord length, estimating number of beads, when and why to use weights, and bobbin management. Students will also learn the 8-warp round kumihimo braiding technique (kongoh gumi) and how to lock beads in place. Finishing techniques including binding, cutting, and gluing are also part of the class curriculum.

  • B180547
  • Instructor: Rebecca Combs
  • Class Type: General
  • Date: Thu. June 7
  • Time: 8:30am-3:30pm (1 hr break) (6 hours)
  • Skill Level: All levels
  • Maximum Class Size: 20
  • Class Fee : $254.00
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