bead basics 2Bead Basics

Taught by: Lynne Bergschultz

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 9 am to noon

Ages 13 and up, adults too

Class Description

Join artist, Lynne Bergschultz, in making polymer clay beads.  It’s a fun and forgiving medium, perfect for jewelry.  A variety of methods of shaping and forming beads will be introduced and demonstrated along with special ways of color mixing.  Handling the clay isn’t difficult.  Whether new or experienced, everyone will be encouraged to explore their own creative ideas.  Teens and adults are all welcome to participate.  If you have something for which you need beads (clothing, purse etc.) bring it along.

All supplies will be included!

About the artist

Lynne Bergschultz is a former art educator who worked as a designer and illustrator.  She discovered polymer clay about 15 years ago and has been working with it ever since.  Known for her one-of-a-kind sets of buttons, she also makes jewelry, shawl pins and drop spindles.  Always looking to create projects in need of special buttons, Lynne also spins, knits and felts wool. She particularly enjoys sharing her enthusiasm for these little blocks of color with others.

Cancellation Policy and Refunds

The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts (WMQFA) reserves the right to cancel any program up to 10 days prior to the event. When WMQFA cancels the workshop, lecture or event, students will receive a full refund. When WMQFA cancels a program due to extreme weather, every student will be personally notified and refunded. While WMQFA is understanding, “no-shows” will not be refunded. In the event that you are unable to attend a program that you registered for, please request a refund 30 days prior to the program, or you may apply your costs towards another workshop or program instead of being refunded.

If you have any questions about the cancellation policy, please contact the Education Coordinator at youth@wiquiltmuseum.com.


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