Simply Beadiful Sponsors a Giving Tree


Simply Beadiful Sponsors a Giving Tree

Once again this year Simply Beadiful will sponsor a Giving Tree for the Northeast Center for Youth and Families.  Many thanks to those of you in the past that have purchased items for the youth in this program.   Please let me know if you are able to donate an item and which item you choose.  Gift items should be marked with age and be into Simply Beadiful by 12/17 so we can get them distributed in time.  Items in bold type below are what is still needed.

Girl- Age 14 – Sew Cool machine kids toy
Girl – Age 12 – MC2 Project Ultimate Lab kit
Girl – Age 12 – Felt Fabrics (Donated by Dottie)
Girl – Age 13 – Arts and Crafts Kit (Donated by Dottie)
Girl – Age 13 Jewelry Making Bead Kit (SB’s got this one)
Girl – Age 15 – Woman’s 1X Shirt & Sweatshirt (Donated by Dottie)
Girl – Age 16 – Woman’s XL yoga pants (Donated by Dottie)
Girl – Age 14 – Board Game (Donated by Dottie)
Girl – Age 17 – Throw Blanket (Donated by Norma – thanks Mom)
Girl – Age 14 – Painting Kit (Donated by Dottie)

Fall “Everything” Trunk Show

CT Trunk Show 416

Fall “Everything” Trunk Show

November 22-December 10, 2016

New bead inventory is always exciting.  Lots and lots of new stuff will be arriving for our  trunk show this November featuring czech glass, findings of all sorts including charms, pendants, links, necklaces, and more.  Pearls, cabochons, wood, shell, horn, copper and pewter beads, the list goes on and on.

Be sure to be here early to claim your stake on the most extensive bead trunk show offered at Simply Beadiful this Fall.  Now I just have to figure out where to put it all????????

Christmas Glass Fused Ornament Class


Christmas Glass Fused Ornament Class – Everyone Welcome

fused-glass-christmas-tree-ornThursday, December 8, 2016 6-8p.m. (Your choice of rectangles or Christmas Trees in this class or you may do one of each.)

This introductory, hands-on workshop will be taught by instructor/artist Sherry Coulis. She will be teaching the following fusing skills and all participants will be making 2 fused glass Christmas ornaments.  This workshop is for beginners!!

She will help with design layout, working with sheet glass, frits, stringers, millefiori and dichroic glass!!!  Sherry will “fire” your project for pick-up the following week.

She will answer all questions and make sure everyone leaves with the inspiration to continue to make beautiful pieces of art!  No experience required, come with your family, friends, spouses for a fun evening with art glass!!

Class Fee and Materials $45

Open Studio

Open Studio at Simply Beadiful

Open Studio – Bead Creative!

Three dates this month for you to create with space for the holidays!
Thursday, December 15th 11-7
Saturday, December 17th 10-2
Thursday, December 22nd 11-7

Need quick assistance (under 15 minutes of our time) with a bead project that you are currently working on?  Is it time to finally finish up those projects on your bead board?  Do you need to create a few gifts?  Stop in during the above listed times and the tables are open for all studio work.

Bright daylight and open spaces – plenty of space to spread out.   It’s the best place to bead!!!  It’s always best to call to be sure we have open table space at the time you are thinking of coming by.