NanC Meinhardt
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Keshi Pearl Bracelet


Skill Level: Intermediate

In this workshop, NanC Meinhardt will be combining herringbone, brick stitch and surface embellishment with Keishi pearls, size 11, 14 seed beads and semiprecious stones to create a highly styled elegant bracelet. This heirloom piece has a bold WOW! effect that is sure to be noticed and admired. Indulge in the decadence of this scrumptious creation and a day of beading pleasure.

Supplies Needed:

  • 3 strands of center drilled Keshi pearls

  • 10 grams each of 2 colors of size 11 seed beads that coordinate with each other and with the Keshi pearls

  • 10 grams of size 14 seed beads that complement your color palette

  • 3 and 4mm crystals or semiprecious stones or fire-polish, pearls (or a mix of all of them) to embellish the top of the disk

  • Fireline 6 lb test or Silamide size A beading thread

  • Beading needles sizes 11, 12 and 13

  • Small scissors

  • Hypo cement

  • Beeswax or mico wax

  • Magnifying glasses or visor if needed

  • Extra light and extension cord if needed

  • Work surface

 

NanC Meinhardt Studio, LLC
Highland Park, Illinois (north of Chicago)
Phone 847-433-1510  |  Fax 847-433-1511
e-mail: nanc at nancmeinhardt dot com