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. 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 and Basic Series Programs

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.

Workshop Schedule

Click the links below to view our current class schedules.  Scroll through the calendar to view individual classes and register online.

march 2017 schedule

april 2017 workshops

Join us from February 21-March 17 to make the Swarovski crystal clover on our home page. The only cost is materials - the instructions are free!

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Fern Grotto Ring 5:30 pm
Fern Grotto Ring @ A Place to Bead
Mar 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Description and photo coming soon! *Prerequisite: Intro to Art Clay – Let’s Play with Metal Clay. Please call us at 626-219-6633 to register.
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Golden Wrap Fine Silver Earrings 6:00 pm
Golden Wrap Fine Silver Earrings @ A Place to Bead
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Golden Wrap Fine Silver Earrings @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Can’t decide whether to wear gold or silver? Well, now, you don’t have to make that decision. These beautiful earrings have both! Create your earrings out of silver metal clay with a texture of your choice, and embellish with[...]
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Simply Elegant Earrings 2:00 pm
Simply Elegant Earrings @ A Place to Bead
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Simply Elegant Earrings @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
You will enjoy creating these simple yet elegant semi-precious stone earrings (1 pair). You don’t need a kiln to include a little bling to your pieces! You will be adding a texture to your earrings,[...]
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Modernist Montage Fine Silver Pendant Necklace 5:30 pm
Modernist Montage Fine Silver Pendant Necklace @ A Place to Bead
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Modernist Montage Fine Silver Pendant Necklace @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Want to create something unique that will have your friends and family asking “Where did you get that?!”? You will be constructing a beautiful modern freeform piece, which consists of a variety of shapes that[...]
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Baroque Overlay Linked Bracelet 5:30 pm
Baroque Overlay Linked Bracelet @ A Place to Bead
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Baroque Overlay Linked Bracelet @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
In this class you will create a beautiful, lightweight, fine silver linked bracelet. You will learn how to use paper clay to embellish your links, and create a toggle closure to complete your piece. Price includes[...]
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Metal Clay Open Workshop Night 5:30 pm
Metal Clay Open Workshop Night @ A Place to Bead
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Metal Clay Open Workshop Night @ A Place to Bead | San Marino | California | United States
Have a project you are working on or want to start, and need some guidance? Just want to get together with friends to work on unfinished projects? Bring your tools and join us for our[...]
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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
Mar 26 @ 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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