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. Upon registering, a list of materials for the class will be provided.
Classes are for all skill levels, unless otherwise noted.

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.

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.

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 us for information regarding pricing and options.

If you're having trouble registering for a class, please call us at 626-529-2863 and we can assist you.

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Metal Clay – Organics Cabochon Set Pendant 10:00 am
Metal Clay – Organics Cabochon Set Pendant @ A Place to Bead
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Metal Clay - Organics Cabochon Set Pendant @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
You will love creating this freeform bezel set pendant! The beginning of the class will be spent loosely sketching out designs for your pendant. Your piece will evolve with each addition that you make, freeing[...]
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Metal Clay – Texture Me Pretty Ring 5:30 pm
Metal Clay – Texture Me Pretty Ring @ A Place to Bead
Jun 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Metal Clay - Texture Me Pretty Ring @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
*Prerequisite: Intro to Art Clay – Let’s Play with Metal Clay. Please call us at 626-529-2863 to register.
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Metal Clay – ToggleTastic 2: Razzle Dazzle 5:30 pm
Metal Clay – ToggleTastic 2: Razzle Dazzle @ A Place to Bead
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Metal Clay - ToggleTastic 2: Razzle Dazzle @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Are you tired of looking for the perfect toggle clasp to compliment your design and not finding it? Why not create your own! You will be making one fine silver toggle set. Select from provided[...]
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Metal Clay – Nature’s Way Pendant 5:30 pm
Metal Clay – Nature’s Way Pendant @ A Place to Bead
Jun 19 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Metal Clay - Nature's Way Pendant @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
There is beauty all around us! Learn how to capture the essence of organic materials by making molds of them, that can be used over and over again! You will be amazed by the details[...]
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Metal Clay – Tic-Tac-Toe 3 In A Row Ring 5:30 pm
Metal Clay – Tic-Tac-Toe 3 In A Row Ring @ A Place to Bead
Jun 28 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Metal Clay - Tic-Tac-Toe 3 In A Row Ring @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
In this class you will create this lovely wide band, textured, wrapped style ring. Make your ring unique from the variety of textures that will be provided. Learn how to refine the inside of your[...]
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Intro To Art Clay – Let’s Play With Metal Clay! 10:00 am
Intro To Art Clay – Let’s Play With Metal Clay! @ A Place to Bead
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Intro To Art Clay - Let's Play With Metal Clay! @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Have you ever wondered what Metal Clay is?  Come join us for a day of learning and creating with Art Clay Silver.  This is an introductory class where you will learn the basics of Art[...]
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