ABS Meeting: Aug 24, 2020 – Toilet Paper Earrings

6:00-6:30pm Via ZOOM! Meet and Greet-Socializing  6:30-8:30pm  Via ZOOM! Instructor:  Laura Zeiner What could sum up 2020 and its mishaps better than a pair of toilet paper earrings!!  And whether the memories these cause bring a smile to your lips or a tear to your eye, they will make for second looks, comments, and chuckles… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Aug 24, 2020 – Toilet Paper Earrings

ABS Meeting: July 27, 2020 – Brick Stitch Shoulder Duster Earrings

6:30-8:30 pm   via Zoom !     Instructor: Nora Pero These earrings seem to be really on-trend right now.  They’re all over Pinterest!  We’ll be doing ladder stitch, brick stitch and fringe. And learning how to design some on our own. Here are 2 examples for inspiration only: Nora has a little bit of homework to… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: July 27, 2020 – Brick Stitch Shoulder Duster Earrings

The June 22, 2020, meeting has been cancelled. Next meeting, hopefully, will be July 27, 4th Monday.

Again, for the month of June, we are cancelling the meeting.   We just don’t know the future status of the Stay at Home orders for combating the spread of COVID-19. We are looking forward to seeing everybody and doing new projects ! Whenever that might be.

ABS Meeting May 18, 2020 -CANCELED ! –Hammered Hoops

We have CANCELED the May 18 meeting due to COVID-19.    6:30-8:30pm Project taught by Tonya Keville – from Sea of Beads A pair of simple hoop earrings-to wear anytime, anywhere! This class shows you how to make them yourself… Learn how to shape, wrap, and hammer wire into a perfect circle for a fabulous… Continue Reading ABS Meeting May 18, 2020 -CANCELED ! –Hammered Hoops

The April 27, 2020, meeting has been cancelled. Next meeting, hopefully, will be May 18, 3rd Monday.

We are complying with the efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  We will update this spot as soon as we are given the go ahead by the relevant level(s) of government to gather.

ABS Meeting: March 23, 2020 – !! CANCELLED !! Annual Elections, Food, and Members’ Crafts Sale

        The March meeting has been cancelled.  Next meeting will be April 27.  We are joining in the efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Call them snacks, munchies, refreshments, appetizers, finger food, or hors d’oeuvres, they’ll be there at the March 23 meeting.             … Continue Reading ABS Meeting: March 23, 2020 – !! CANCELLED !! Annual Elections, Food, and Members’ Crafts Sale

ABS Meeting: Feb 24, 2020 – Beaded Dragonfly

6:30-8:30pm     Meeting place-Austin Bead Gallery     Project taught by Carolyn Roach of Mars Beads This sparkly wired dragonfly is a fun project and requires an easy to medium skill level. It is colorful and would make a beautiful pendant for a necklace or a sun catcher for your window. We will have kits available… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Feb 24, 2020 – Beaded Dragonfly

ABS Meeting Jan 27, 2020 -Drilling Stones Into Beads

    6:30-8:30pm       Project taught by Laura Zeiner Spend a delightful (and noisy) evening learning to drill holes into stones with a rotary tool. River or beach stones make great beads, buttons, pendants, and even clasps.  In the coming months, the Austin Bead Gallery will be teaching more drilling, engraving, and jewelry classes… Continue Reading ABS Meeting Jan 27, 2020 -Drilling Stones Into Beads

ABS Meeting: Nov 25,2019 – Potluck and Earring Exchange

Farewell to 2019! Come celebrate all the joy of the Holiday Season and look back on a great year with the Austin Bead Society by joining us for a pot luck and earring exchange! The ABS will provide barbecue from Blacks-pork and turkey !!                       … Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Nov 25,2019 – Potluck and Earring Exchange