Classes & Events

From beginner to advanced, we offer classes in a variety of techniques to inspire and spark your creativity.

Registration

All classes must be paid for in full for a student to be registered. Registering early is recommended; classes are subject to cancellation due to low enrollment. Register by phone, mail, in person, or online. Classes are intended for students ages 13 and older, unless otherwise noted. Class fees do not include materials unless noted. If you are registering by phone, please provide an email address to receive the instructor's supply list.
Classes are for all skill levels, unless otherwise noted.

Frequent Student Program

Register for and attend any eight classes, and you will receive the next one free, up to $65! All records will be kept on file at A Place To Bead.

Cancellations

If you must cancel a class, kindly give 48 hour notice to receive a full credit for future classes or merchandise. Cancellations made 24-48 hours in advance will result in a half credit. Cancellations made the day of class will result in a forfeiture of fees. If we must cancel a class, you will be notified as soon as possible, and a store credit or refund will be given.

Private Parties

To reserve our classroom for your birthday party, special occasion, or a ladies' night out, please book your date 4-6 weeks ahead for optimal availability.  Please call or email us for information regarding pricing and options.

Basic Classes

Wire Linking, Bead Knotting and Earring Basics by appointment. Hourly rates depend on the number of students participating. Please email info@aplace2bead.com for more information and to schedule your class.

Please call us at 626-529-2863 to register for a class, or email info@aplace2bead.com.

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Twist & Turns Sterling Earrings 11:00 am
Twist & Turns Sterling Earrings @ A Place to Bead
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Twist & Turns Sterling Earrings @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Learn how to add interest to a plain pair of Sterling Silver disks by texturing and then creating accents from Sterling Silver wire and sheet, that will be arranged and soldered onto your disks. You[...]
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Lunar Eclipse Sterling Pendant 11:00 am
Lunar Eclipse Sterling Pendant @ A Place to Bead
Dec 14 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Lunar Eclipse Sterling Pendant @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Hope you can join me to create this beautiful semi-precious stone pendant. Customize your sterling silver disk by texturing and manipulation. You will learn how to create a custom bezel to fit your round cabochon,[...]
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Beads, Beads, Beads! 10:00 am
Beads, Beads, Beads! @ A Place to Bead
Dec 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Beads, Beads, Beads! @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
In this class you will create unique copper & brass beads and bead caps, utilizing several techniques…texturing, dapping, soldering with silver solder paste, and riveting. Texture and stamp your metal to design a one-of-a-kind bead![...]
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