Classes & Activities in New York City

(5 activities)
Reset Filters
  • No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Your Bucketlist
  • Book Now

    Macramé

    Beadworks
    The art of Macrame provides a foundation for creating endless projects. You will learn about a variety of kinds of cording to use for this stitch as well as how to add beads throughout your piece. Each student will walk away with their own hand-knotted bracelet and the ability to apply this technique to any of their crafting projects. Macrame has been used to make everything from belts to hammocks! This project class will show you how this hand knotting technique can be applied to jewelry, by making a macrame bracelet. Since the versatility of this stitch allows you to use multiple colored cords or beads, the possibilities are endless!
    Read More
  • Book Now

    Coil Wrapped Bracelet

    Beadworks
    Lost in the tangle of the jewelry making jungle? Sometimes, the best way to find your way out is to go around in circles. This workshop will have you doing just that, as you learn to make beautiful wrap bracelets in the style of designer Chan Luu. These elaborate accessories are designed to be wrapped around the wrist several times, and can go for hundreds of dollars in department stores. They also incorporate a variety of materials, including metal, glass, and gems, allowing you to express your creativity in a number of different ways. While you grasp the techniques of this art with hands-on practice, you'll enjoy the benefit of lots of personal attention, as class sizes are intentionally kept small. It's quite a lot to wrap your mind around, huh?
    Read More
  • Book Now

    Traditional Knotting

    Beadworks
    Knotting pearls is a centuries-old technique that was implemented to protect precious beads in a stylish manner. You will learn how to prepare your thread, create knots in between a fabulous collection of pearl beads,and attach a clasp. Students will craft their own personal bracelet and walk-away with a skill that can be applied to a variety of projects.
    Read More
  • Book Now

    Beginner Wire Working

    Beadworks
    A basic wire wrap is one of the most fundamental elements in jewelry making and will revolutionize your creative process when styling your pieces. The Beginner Wire Working class is a comprehensive approach to the subject, and will cover linking beads and charms as well as the more advanced technique of briolette wrapping. Each student will walk away with three fabulous pairs of earrings of their own making!
    Read More
  • Book Now

    Basic Bead Stringing

    Beadworks
    The art of jewelry-making can appear to be a daunting task at first and this class aims to get any beginner on their way to becoming a skilled designer. You will become versed in using fundamental tools, how to choose the proper string for your project, experimenting with design, and attaching a clasp. Each student will walk away with a beaded project and the ability to make their own necklaces and bracelets!
    Read More
  • Looking For More NYC Activities?
    Vimbly shows you 5,000+ things to do in NYC including classes, activities & date ideas.
    Give the gift of fun with a Vimbly gift card!
    Learn More

What to do in NYC this week