Blue Friday Bracelet

NEW PROGRAM -->Blue Friday Bracelet

Sept. 11th – Dec. 18th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm {No registration required}

>> No class on Black Friday, Nov. 27 (pick up the charm - but no instructions will be offered that night)

>> No class on Christmas Day, Dec. 25 and New Year's Day, Jan. 1. (The charms for Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 will be available on December 18 which is the last class. They will be available through January 8th.)

Join the fun & build this beautiful charm & bead bracelet just in time for the biggest game of the year! The first week, starting Sept. 11th, you’ll purchase the starter kit for $12 (includes the bracelet and the charms to spell SEAHAWKS). We’ll show you how to put it together. (p.s. the starter kit will be available for purchase at anytime after that).

Add a charm or beads to your bracelet each BLUE FRIDAY from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for only $5. We’ll show you how to do it. You can join us each Blue Friday, or come to only a few, that’s up to you. The more you attend, the more charms you’ll have on your bracelet at the end! New charm or bead kits will be available each week after 5:00 pm on Friday and will be available for 1 week only. If you miss a week you can pick up the kit in the bead department beginning Saturday morning.




Beading Demos Saturdays

Bead Blast - every Saturday (1:00 - 3:00 pm)

Every Saturday we’ll have a new program, called Bead Blast from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Come and learn some new techniques to use with beads, wire, leather and metal. Discover what you can do with the tools you already own, such as embossing folders, hammers, pliers, etc. Then watch what you can do with some tools you’ve never used before. We will get your creative juices flowing! {No registration required}





How-To Videos

Using TierraCast Tools to Set Eyelets by TierraCast

How to Make a Simple Loop by TierraCast

How to Make a Wrapped Loop by TierraCast

How to Set Rivets & Snaps by TierraCast

Faux Riveting with Headpins by TierraCast

How to use Metal Stamping Tools by Impress Art

How to use the Bending Bar by Impress Art

How to use the 1-Step Looper


Useful Tips & Techniques

How to Use Memory Wire (affiliate link)
Rhinestone Chain Ends (affiliate link)
Attaching Clasps to Beaded Jewelry
Bead Board - makes beading easy!
Beading tips
Beading F.A.Q.  (affiliate link)
Knotting with Tweezers
Stringing Cords
Stringing Wire
Crimping & Crimp Cover Instructions
Easy Ear Wire





Sewhawks Jewerly Making

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? Get ready to show your hawk pride with our selection of Seahawks jewelry-making supplies including Beads, Chains and Jewels. And our NEW green and blue findings!

Seahawks Beads and Findings for jewelry making





NEW Findings!

$5.00 per pack, or 3 packs for $12.

New Findings!





NEW 16 oz. Glass Bead Kits

Each kit includes 8 different styles of beads in coordinating colors. $2.99 / pack. SUPER VALUE!

16 oz Glass Bead Kits





Tiny Spacers Packs

Each pack holds 150 pcs of 3 different sizes of spacers. $3.99 each. Assorted colors.

Tiny Spacers packs





Crystal Accessories

Change up your jewelry creations with our selection of Crystal Accessories trimmed in Silver or Gold. $7.99 / pair.

Crystal Accessories





Vintaj Natural Brass Jewelry Findings are back!

Vintaj Components





Gemstones Strands $6 each

Gemstones Strands $6 each





Clearance Bead Strands 50% to 60% off

Select Bead Strands 50% - 60% off





Metal Stamping Tools by ImpressArt

Personalize your jewelry projects! We have assorted numbers, fonts, metal blanks, single metal stamps, and Stamp Straight Tape to line up your work perfectly. Here's a short video that shows you how it works: CLICK HERE.

If you are looking for project ideas, visit our Pinterest Board HERE.

Metal Stamping Supplies by ImpressArt





Bracelet Bending Bar by Impress Art

Easily shape metal strips into bracelets with the new ImpressArt bracelet bending bar.
Here's a short video that shows you how it works: CLICK HERE

Bracelet Bender by Impress Art





1-Step Looper {Create your own eye pins!}

Watch this video to learn more

You can create and trim eye pins in one motion. Works with dead-soft or half-hard precious metal wire, craft wire and copper or brass core wire. This package contains one looper tool that will bend and trim wire between twenty-six to eighteen gauges.

1-step Looper by Beadsmith





Beaded Leather Bracelet (using Nirvana Beads)

It is so easy to make simple leather and bead bracelets using Nirvana beads, you won't be able to stop at one!

Beaded Leather Bracelet





Leather & Jewel by American Jewel

Create your very own style with this new collection from American Jewel. With interchangeable letters and figures you can make key chains or bracelets!

American Jewel Leather and Jewel program





Pinterest - Follow our Jewelry Making Board

Check out our Pinterest Board for beading ideas, tips & techniques.

You can click on the pins here to open them in Pinterest, or you can click HERE to go to our Board.

Follow Ben Franklin Crafts and Frame Shop, Monroe, WA = Jewelry Making and Beading on Pinterest. 

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