Learn the ancient art of Japanese braiding - kumihimo - as you create a spiral
braid from which to hang a semi-precious donut or pendant. Choose a colorful
gemstone donut or other focal piece and create a braid using colored satin rayon
cord to match and/or contrast. You will be amazed by what you can create!
What you will learn:
- How to braid a basic
8-strand kumihimo braid
- How to create a 4-strand loop for your donut or
- Add bullet ends and a clasp to your finished braid
will need to purchase the Basic Kumihimo Necklace class
materials kit #9535 ($19.78 kit) at time of registration. Students will
also need to purchase satin rayon cord (not included in kit), which is available
in various colors and can be purchased on the day of class.
- “Bullet cap” end caps
- Foam disc to use as a base
- 8 bobbins for spooling cord
There are no discounts
given on class materials kits. When you purchase the kit online, please mark for
store pickup. The kit will be given to you when you come to the class.
Additional materials, such as clasps, jump rings, gemstone
donuts and other semi-precious stone focal pieces are available for purchase during
class. You may choose from our wide selection or bring your own. At the end of
class you will pay for any additional materials you used for your project. All
necessary tools will be provided in the class by the instructor.
Classes are held at our store, 1544 Park Street, Alameda, CA 94501.
Ways to Sign Up:
up online with a credit card (secure) by adding this class to the online shopping
cart, and checking out.
510-337-1203 (give Visa/Mastercard/Discover info to employee)
into the store and pay with check, cash or Visa/Mastercard/Discover
Students will receive a 10% discount on in-store merchandise for 4 weeks
prior to and 2 weeks after the class.
By signing up for this class,
you are agreeing to the class
enrollment terms and conditions.
Class size: 2 student minimum - 7 student maximum
Date & Time: Sunday, January 26, 2013, 1:00-5:00pm
reminder: Please add
materials kit #9535 ($19.78 kit) to your cart at checkout.