Friday, November 13, 2009

My Calendar for 2010

Locally, I teach at Beadzo in Tivoli NY a couple Thursdays a month, as my calendar permits. These 2010 dates are: Jan 7 &21, Feb 4 & 18, Mar 11 & 25, Apr 15 & 29, May 20, and June 3 & 17 Call 1-845-757-5306 for information or to reserve your seat.

January 12, 2010 Registration opens for The Bead &Button Show.

February 6, 2010 Beads By Blanche: Felt Component Jewelry Workshop 10am-4pm
February 16, 2010 Beads By Blanche: Pentagon Pendant workshop 6-9pm

February 25-March 4, 2010 teaching 2 intensive workshops at Moral Fibre Feltmaking Studio in Ludlow, UK

March 9, 2010 Two 3-hr workshops at Knitty City in Manhattan NYC

March 13, 2010 Bead Society of Greater New York workshop: Glass Bead Inspired Lariat (this class sold out at the Bead & Button Show for June 2010 on the second day of registration)

March 17-21, 2010 teaching several day-long workshops at Creativa, Europe's largest handwork convention in Dortmund, Germany

March 30th, 2010 Beads By Blanche: Aurora Borealis Bracelet Workshop 6-9pm

April 9-11, 2010 teaching several half and full day workshops at The Bead Gallery, Salem NH
April 17th, 2010 Beads By Blanche: t.b.d. brand new workshop 10am-4pm

April 24-25, 2010 Marlene's Felting Madness, French Art Colony, Gallapolis OH
(Saturday is Complex Cane Felted Beads Necklace and Sunday is Fabricated and Deconstructed felt ropes, bangles and lariats)

May 1 & 2, 2010 Felt Component Jewelry workshop at Imagine, Bemus NY
May 20-23, 2010 teaching full and half day workshops at Creative Castle, Newbury Park CA

June 6-13, 2010 teaching several half and full day classes at the Bead & Button Show, Milwaukee WI
June 15, 2010 Beads By Blanche: Rivoli and Pearl Earrings 6-9pm (plus, Ring Bonus!)

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Beadzo, Tivoli NY call 845-757-5306 for information
6-9 pm studio-style class covering selection of beading techniques and projects
July 16 and 30, August 13 and 27, September 10 and 24, October 15 and 29, November 19, December 3 and 17.

Angelfire Studios, Basking Ridge NJ
August 2 Hand Felted Purse, Vessel or Case Felting a form of any shape using flat felting with a resist.
Great Lakes Beadworkers Guild, Royal Oak MI
September 17, 18, 19 website three full day workshops are scheduled but, not sure which order.

Ostaras Emerging Blossoms Necklace, Advanced Elements of Beadwork and Complex Cane Hand Felted Bead Necklace

Kinokuniya Bookstore, New York, NY 212-869-1700

Bead Gallery Inc, Salem NH
October 9 Seed Pearl Polygon Bracelet 10am-1pm
Flat Reversible Polygon Bracelet with LW Button 2-5pm
October 10 Ostara's Emerging Blossoms10am-4pm
October 11
Genevieve's Rivoli Garden Lariat 10am-4pm

Polygon bezels that are as lovely from the back as from the front embrace an abundance of rivolis. This quick and beautiful bezel will be your next "potato chip".
October 12
Nuno Felted Silk Scarf with Beaded Edging 10am-4pm

Wednesday, May 13, 2009


Bead & Button Show, Milwaukee WI

31 Felted Beaded Bangle 7-10 pm


Bead & Button Show, Milwaukee WI

1 Fireflies at Sunset necklace 7-10pm

2 Felted Beaded Bangle 7-10pm

3 Purple Plum Polygon Bangle 4-7pm

Meet The Teachers event 8-11pm

4 Diamonds of Fire Necklace 8am-3pm

5 Fireflies at Sunset necklace 5-8pm

6 Marcasite Chain with Focal Bead 9am-5pm

7 Felted Beaded Bangle 9am-12noon

Beadzo, Tivoli NY

11 studio-style class covering many beading techniques and projects

TNNA, Columbus OH
Summer Trade Show
12-16 Working with Tulip Co From Japan in their premier exhibit in U.S.A. Will demonstrate feltmaking using their line of supplies and bead crochet using their new ergonomic crochet hooks.

Beads By Blanche, Bergenfield NJ
20 Ostara's Emerging Blossoms Necklace

Angelfire Studios, Basking Ridge NJ
28 Hand Felted Purse, Vessel or Case Felting a form of any shape using flat felting with a resist