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Creativity Circle -Mixed Media & Rejuvenated Jewelry Class (0516-SUM-Lor-MM)

Event date:
08-03-2014 11:00 AM
Event End Date:
08-03-2014 01:30 PM
Individual Price:
$50.00

mixed media jewelry classesCreativity Circle  - Mixed Media & Rejuvenated Jewelry Class

Inspired by the little treasures you save and love we will cleverly combine old and new elements to create spectacular jewelry. Bring your special & sentimental keepsakes, single earrings, buttons, charms, chains, family photos and found objects and let Lorette artistic skills to inspire your creativity. We can create wonderful new designs from vintage treasures. You will learn to cut, wire wrap and string. You will learn a new technique each week  as well as working on your own individuals projects.

Materials are not included, you need to have the objects, you would like to work on. If you do not have your own things, to use you can use the instructor's treasures by paying $15 materials fee. Additional beads, rocks and gems could be purchased during the class.

Creativity Circle -Mixed Media & Rejuvenated Jewelry Class (0516-SUM-Lor-MM)

Event date:
08-10-2014 11:00 AM
Event End Date:
08-10-2014 01:30 PM
Individual Price:
$50.00

mixed media jewelry classesCreativity Circle  - Mixed Media & Rejuvenated Jewelry Class

Inspired by the little treasures you save and love we will cleverly combine old and new elements to create spectacular jewelry. Bring your special & sentimental keepsakes, single earrings, buttons, charms, chains, family photos and found objects and let Lorette artistic skills to inspire your creativity. We can create wonderful new designs from vintage treasures. You will learn to cut, wire wrap and string. You will learn a new technique each week  as well as working on your own individuals projects.

Materials are not included, you need to have the objects, you would like to work on. If you do not have your own things, to use you can use the instructor's treasures by paying $15 materials fee. Additional beads, rocks and gems could be purchased during the class.

Magic Wand Wire Wrapped Pendant-2-3 hours class (0514-TUE-Nin-081914)

Event date:
08-19-2014 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
08-19-2014 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$60.00

magic wand pendant wire wrapping classMagic Wand Pendant Wire Wrapped Class

This class teaches you how to decoratively capture a stone wand or a tumbled stone to make a beautiful pendant using a square wire. You will learn how to shape the wire around a stone with no drill holes to permanently set it and create a beautiful pendant.
This is a 2.5- 3 hours class.

Base metal fee is $10. Stones are available for purchase. Sterling silver or 14K gold-filled square wire package are available for $25.

See the gallery of our students work

Wire and Beads Earring Making Class (0514-TUE-Nin-081914-2)

Event date:
08-19-2014 06:00 PM
Event End Date:
08-19-2014 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$65.00

wire and bead earrings jewelry making class

Beginners Wire Jewelry Earrings Class

Register Now and Pay $65 Only- materials included

Learn how to create simple loops, wrapped loops and a single spirals in this beginning wire jewelry making class!

You will leave class with one pair of earrings. Students will practice all techniques with base metal (non-precious) wire.

Materials are $15 for up to 2 pairs of earrings

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Ring 3-3.5 hours workshop (0514-TUE-Nina-082614)

Event date:
08-26-2014 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
08-26-2014 09:00 PM
Individual Price:
$60.00

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Wire Wrapped Cabochon Ring 3-3.5 hours workshop.

Learn how to wrap cabochon and create this beautiful ring. You will leave the class with the finished ring, which worth more then you paid for the class.

Base metal fee is $10. Silver, gold-filled wires $25. Stones are available for sale during the class.


Chakra Balancing Earrings Making

Event date:
08-26-2014 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
08-26-2014 07:30 AM
Individual Price:
$25.00

Living our busy life requires a lot of energy and balance. One of the ways to have balance and more energies life is to have your chakras worth smoothly. There are many different way you can heal and balance your chakras. Is takes constant work to be in balance and in good health.

Creating your own chakra balancing earrings may help you to achieve better results. You can create either earrings to balance all chakras at the same time or, if you feel you need more energy in any specific chakras, you will be able to design them for this purpose.

We will use affirmation and will put our intentions toward our goal.

It is time to trust your own ability to heal and start with the small things, as creating your own totems....

Materials are $25 for base metal or $40 for sterling silver.

Wire and Beads Earring Making Class (0514-TUE-Nin-082614-2)

Event date:
08-26-2014 06:00 PM
Event End Date:
08-26-2014 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$65.00

wire and bead earrings jewelry making class

Beginners Wire Jewelry Earrings Class

Register Now and Pay $65 Only- materials included

Learn how to create simple loops, wrapped loops and a single spirals in this beginning wire jewelry making class!

You will leave class with one pair of earrings. Students will practice all techniques with base metal (non-precious) wire.

Materials are included for 1 pair of earrings

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Location and Hours

We are located at: The Gems of Nature

231 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling, IL 60090

Our phone number is:  847-419-1772 | 224-420-2001

All Classes Run According to Class Schedule

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Serving Chicagoland, North West Suburbs, North Shore Area, Northbrook, Northfield, Deerfield, Buffalo Grove, Wheeling, Glenview, Long Grove, Lake Forest, Mundelein, Vernon Hills, Palatine, Barrington, Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Morton Grove, Prospect Heights, Niles, Skokie, Riverwoods, Lincolnshire, Arlington Height, Rolling Meadows, Highland Park, Evanston, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, Mettawa, Winnetka, Wilmette, Highwood, Bannockburn, Barrington, Glencoe, Des Plaines, Lincolnwood, Park Ridge, Schaumburg, Hoffman Estate, Chicago, Illinois, Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Kenosha, Racine, Michigan, Missouri.

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