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By The Sea Bracelet - LEARNING OBJECTIVES
BS1.02
BEGINNER LEVEL
-- Bead Stringing Sequence
-- Lesson: Stringing with Needle and Thread
-- Bracelet


With this project, we will learn how to use needle and thread to make a bracelet and attach a clasp. We will learn about the pros and cons of different beading threads, beading needles and wax. We will learn about the color effects of thread. We learn about the pros and cons of different kinds of clasps, as well as designing with "support systems." We will learn about measuring your bracelet to fit your wrist.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES BEAD STRINGING
NEEDLE & THREAD
BY THE SEA BRACELET
BS1.02-Needle & Thread
  BEGINNER  INTERMEDIATE  ADVANCED 
TECHNICAL MECHANICS
1. Holding Your Piece To Work It BEGINNER     
2. Reading Simple Pattern, Figure and/or Graph; Diagramming BEGINNER     
3. Selecting Stringing Materials BEGINNER     
4. Selecting Clasps and other Jewelry Findings BEGINNER     
5. Selecting Beads and other Components BEGINNER     
6. Laying Out Your Piece BEGINNER     
7. Identifying Areas of Potential Weakness, and
Strategies for Dealing With These
BEGINNER     
8. Selecting and Using Adhesives      
9. Use of Tools and Equipment BEGINNER     
10. Determining Measurements and Ease, including Width and Length of a Piece, Especially In Relationship To Bead Sizes BEGINNER     
11. Finishing Off Threads, Cable Wires or Other Stringing Materials in Piece or Adding Threads/Cable Wires/Stringing Materials BEGINNER     
    
    
UNDERSTANDING CRAFT BASIS OF STRINGING METHODS
1. Starting the Piece BEGINNER     
2. Implementing the Basic Method BEGINNER     
3. Finishing Off Your Piece With A Clasp Assembly BEGINNER     
4. Managing String/Cord/Thread/Wire Tension BEGINNER     
5. Crimping      
6. Needle/Thread Work BEGINNER     
7. Pearl Knotting and Putting Knots Between Beads      
8. Making Simple and Coiled Loops Using Hard Wire      
9. Making and Using Connectors; Segmenting; Directional Control      
10. Adding Dangles and Embellishments      
11. Making Multi-Strands Piece      
12. Making Twist-Strands Piece      
  
  
UNDERSTANDING ART & DESIGN BASIS OF BEAD STRINGING
1. Learning Implications When Choosing Different Sizes/Shapes of Beads, or Using Different Stringing Materials  BEGINNER     
2. Learning Implications When Choosing Different Kinds of Clasps, or Using Different Jewelry Findings and Components BEGINNER     
3. Understanding Relationship of this Bead Stringing Method in Comparision to Other Types of Bead Stringing Methods  BEGINNER     
4. Creating Support Systems Within Your Piece In Anticipation of Effects of Movement BEGINNER     
5. Understanding How Bead Asserts Its Need For Color When Stringing Beads  BEGINNER     
6. Creating Your Own Design with This Bead Stringing Method, in Reference to Jewelry Design Principles of Composition      
7. Creating Shapes, Components and Forms To Use With This Bead Stringing Method, and Establishing Themes      
  
  
BECOMING BEAD STRINGING ARTIST & DESIGNER
1. Developing A Personal Style      
2. Valuing or Pricing Your Work      
3. Teaching Others Bead Stringing Methods      
4. Promoting Yourself and Your Work
    

Needle/Thread:
By The Sea Bracelet
Instructor: Warren Feld

* ABOUT KIT
* LEARNING OBJECTIVES
* PHOTO DETAILS
* 1. Coral

* 2. Lavender
* 3. Sea Green
* KIT CONTENTS

* ORDER INSTRUCTIONS and/or KIT

 

LearnToBead Goals:
- Selecting Beading Thread, Beading Needles, and Beading Wax
- The basic steps of using needle and thread in bead stringing
- Understanding the color effects of thread
- Selecting a clasp and attaching a clasp to your bead work
- Understanding "clasp assemblies" and "support systems"
- Using a bead board and sizing cone
- Choices to be made, when laying out your beads in a pattern
- Relationship of needle/thread method to cable wire method


Prerequisites:
- Orientation To Beads & Jewelry Findings

 

 

NEXT LESSONS :

BS1.01
Basics of Bead Stringing and Attaching Clasps - Cable Wire
PROJECT: Bracelet

or,

BS1.03
Pearl Knotting
PROJECT: Necklace

or,

WWPRE-1
Simple and Coiled Loops

 


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