February 19, 2018 - 6:45pm
Program: Barb's Pill Bottle Pendant
Location: American Legion Post, 9159 W. Beloit Rd.
Bring: 1. Bead mat
2. Wire cutters, preferably a flush cutter.
3. Pliers: round nose, chain nose, flat nose (opt.), nylon jaw (opt.)
4. Pill bottle. 1.5-2 inches diameter. 1.75 inches is ideal.
5. Task light and magnifiers (opt).
Table Talk: Lightbox Challenge - Hearts
February's Lightbox Challenge - Valentines
Share your version of Hearts and Valentines at the February Meeting. Let your creative juices flow. Anything heart-shaped, Valentine-themed or RED is great!
More heart and Valentine related ideas can be found on the Loose Bead Society Pinterest page. Details below.
Check out another site at: https://www.craftsy.com/blog/2015/02/heart-shaped-jewelry/
Retreat 2018, March 2 - 4 - Harbourwalk Hotel, Racine
Everything you need to know about this annual event can be found here.
March Membership Meeting March 19
Demos are back!! There will be 4 demo tables for a varied and interesting evening. Presenters will be given plenty of time to show us their talents. Here is the lineup:
Allyn Steffens--Easy Handmade Findings
Maureen Bartz--Do You Know.........? Techniques That Make Beading Easier
The March membership meeting will be at the New Berlin City Library, 15105 Library Ln, New Berlin, WI 53151. Start Time is 6:45pm.
Spring Bead In April 14
Girl Scout Project 16Feb2018
Teach Girl Scouts how to make a simple stringed bracelet.
When: Friday, FEBRUARY 16 from 3:00 to 5:00pm
Where: Bay Lane Middle School in Muskego (Just west of Moorland Road and Janesville Road - S75W16399 Hilltop Drive).
Loose Bead Society will work with approximately 18 Girl Scouts to make a stringed bracelet using pearls, crystals, etc.
Note: All materials and tools are provided.
Contact: Pat Harvey if you need more information or would like to volunteer.
Volunteer Opportunity at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts in Cedarburg March 18
Veterans Project May 2
Loose Bead Society is now on Pinterest
Check it out, add to it, follow along. There's a lot to browse and you can be involved. Here's how:
If you have an account simply follow "Loose Bead Society".
If you don't have an account sign in using: firstname.lastname@example.org Password: lbsmember and search for 'loose bead society'
Questions to email@example.com
April Membership Meeting - Hands On - April 16
Kalmbach Magazines Online
Did you know that Kalmbach, our corporate sponsor, has a free member access section of their website to their Bead and Button Magazine. By subscribing, you get even more content.
Facet is the new online home of Bead&Button magazine, and will also serve customers of the former Art Jewelry and Bead Style magzines
February 19, 2018 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
American Legion Post, 9159 W. Beloit Rd.
American Legion is on the corner of Beloit Road and 92nd
Project: Barb's Pill Bottle Pendant
Special Events Committee Mtg
March 8, 2018 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Panera Bread, 15040 W Greenfield Ave, Brookfield, WI 53005, USA
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