Bead & Body, Chalet Place, 56th & Summitview, Yakima, WA


Bead & Body
Your Inspiration Destination         


 ~~~ Classes & Events ~~~

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all classes.
Prices do not include supplies (unless marked). Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior (during shop hours) or full class fee will be charged.
No refunds are issued for no-shows.
Minimum 2 people per class.

Supply lists are available for all classes.
Call or stop by for more information, supply lists, or to see the class samples.
Private and Personal classes are available - $15 per hour.

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New Prices! -- $$/$$ --
First price is for the class only, your supplies, second price includes supply kit.

~~ July ~~

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Monday, July 9
4-6 p.m.
Lucy Valderhaug

 Beginning Basics - Earrings Learn the basics wire wrap loop for earrings, charms, and more.  We'll cover several techniques using beads, earwires, headpins, and jump rings. A must to learn for any beginner beader.


Saturday, July 14
-6 p.m.
Lynda Otey

Boho Memory Wire Bracelet

Easy, Breezy Summer Boho Bracelet is made on memory wire with a touch of wire wrapped fabric to highlight the color design and make it your own. Good beginner class for kids or adults.
(Children under 12 must bring an adult but
adults are free when accompanying children


Monday, July 16
4-6 p.m.
Lucy Valderhaug

  Watercolor 2-drop Peyote Bracelet Use 1.8mm cubes to create a blended, random color pattern like clouds in the sky.  (No specific pattern graphed out, tho.) Must have Peyote stitch experience.


Thursday,  July 19
6-8 p.m.
Lynda Otey

Multi-strand bracelet

Create your own multi-strand (on stringing wire) bracelet, learning color and design techniques along the way. This method can be used for 3 to 7 strands of beads -- great way to use up a stash!


Sunday, July 22
2-4 p.m.
Lucy Valderhaug
(includes supplies)

Resin Pendant class with Lucy Valderhaug at Bead & Body

At Lucy's Studio

Learn to use resin and craft paper designs to create these cute little bezel cups, great for earrings, charms & pendants.


Monday, July 23

4-7 p.m.

Jennifer Sheppard


 Basketweave Duo Bracelet Duo or Half Tila beads are surrounded by size 11/0 seed beads for this herringbone looking basket weave design. Stunning!


Thursday, July 26
-8 p.m.
Lynda Otey

Peyote Stitch Bracelet - Bead & Body classes

Learn the very versatile but basic even count peyote stitch in this informative class. Beginning technique class to transition to Freeform Peyote, Drop Stitch, Odd Count Peyote, Peyote Beads, and more.


Saturday, July 28

4-7 p.m.

Jennifer Sheppard


 Leather Wrap Cuff Bracelet It’s like a wrap bracelet, but on steroids! Learn to add layers and a spectacular button to make this cool cuff bracelet.

Sunday, July 29
2 - 5
Lucy Valderhaug
(includes supplies)

 Metal Design and Exploration -- Pendants

At Lucy's Studio

We'll use pre-cut pieces of metal (copper, nickel silver or brass) then texturing & adding a patina to create a one-of-a-kind of pendant. Class is at Lucy's Studio and includes supplies.


Call to Schedule! 

Janine Kingsley

Woolies - by Janine

You'll learn concepts of wet (Nuno) felting and complete a felted bowl in this 2 hour class. Each class is scheduled individually, either for 1 or 2 people at a time. Please call Janine for more information.



Personal Classes
are always available!

 Personal Classes are available!

Let us know what project you’d like to learn more about.
Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces, & more



   Just a few samples of popular classes offered at Bead & Body...

Crochet Bracelet
New Class!
Crochet Bracelet

Beading Basics - Bracelets - Bead & Body classes
Beginner Class!
Basic Bracelets

 Multi-strand bracelet  Oh My, O Beads! bracelet
Classic Multi-Strand     Oh My, O-Beads
  Bracelet Bracelet

 Sundance Catalog enspired designs and styles
Fun with Leather!

 Cluster earrings
Cluster Earrings

  Beading Basics - Earrings - Bead & Body classes     Easy summer memory wrap bracelet - Great for Kids, too.
    Basic Earrings                 Memory Wire wrap

 Basketweave Duo Bracelet
Basket Weave
with Duos or Half Tilas

Begining Basics - Necklace
Beginner Class!
Basic Necklace

        Leather multi-wrap bracelet
  Beading on Fabric        Leather Wrap Bracelet

Beaded Fan Earrings
Beaded Fan Earrings

Wire Wrapped Cluster Earrings
Wire wrap beads

by Lucy Valderhaug
Chevron Beaded Earrings

Peyote Stitch Bracelet - Bead & Body classes
Even Count Peyote Bracelet


We reserve the right to cancel classes for whatever reason necessary.


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Several new classes are scheduled along with
old favorites.
Grab a friend and learn
a new design. Or grab up to five friends and design your special, personal class.

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Chalet Place Mall
5623 Summitview, Suite A
(next to E-Nails)
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 966-2273

Monday 10:00-2:00
Tuesday - Friday 10:00-6:00
Saturday 10:00-4:00

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