Category Archives: Workshops/Classes

Make it Artsy – Sculpt household hardware


312 – Under and Over

Look over, under and all around for creative ideas. Debbi Simon sculpts artful household hardware from clay. Candie Cooper embosses on leather and Sandra Evertson transforms candlesticks into art with clay and found objects. Jane Dunnewold talks about setting goals.

Cut, emboss and paint metal on segment 308-1 with Julie Fei Fan Balzer on the Make It Artsy YouTube channel.

And remember to catch Make It Artsy Series 300 now airing Fridays at 11:30 am and 5:30 pm on Create TV . Check your local listings!

Beautiful Bezel Pendants with Lynne Simon Suprock

What a creative Apoxie Sculpt tutorial; Learn how to mix, smooth, paint, and seal Aves Apoxie Sculpt with Lynne Simon Suprock so that you can design beautiful bezel pendants. Apoxie Sculpt air dries rock hard, and has a porcelain like finish. Absolutely gorgeous color effects can be achieved when used with Alcohol Inks!

Classes at 2018 Bead & Button Show


I hope 2018 is starting out wonderfully for you. As the days begin to get longer, perhaps you’re thinking ahead to Spring and anticipating the annual Bead&Button Show in June!

Online browsing is available now, and you can Register for your Show Badge here
FYI: Show Badge Registration is required before you can register for classes!


I have once again teamed up with wonderful sponsors (Nunn Design, Parawire, Apoxie Sculpt) and am excited to offer the following classes:

Infinity Ombre Pendant B180876 (Sponsored by Parawire, and Apoxie Sculpt)

Exotic Leather Pendant B180875 

Luxe Ring and Hoops B180874 (Sponsored by Nunn Design, and Apoxie Sculpt)

Posh Pendant and Earrings B180870 (Sponsored by Nunn Design, and Apoxie Sculpt)

Posh Pendant and Earrings B181953 2nd Session (Sponsored by Nunn Design, and Apoxie Sculpt)




Aves featured on Make It Artsy


Aves® is part of a TV series showing each Thursday called Make it Artsy, We’ve joined with some fabulous artists; Sandra Evertson, Deb Simon, Lynne Suprock  & Michael deMeng for you to get a FREE up-close, personal lesson using Aves® Apoxie® products in your own home. All you have to do is tune in!

Join us in watching weekly episodes of Make it Artsy every Thursday on your local PBS station!

View the PBS station listings for Make it Artsy

View highlights featuring our Aves products

B&B Show Classes


The 2017 Online Class Catalog is now open for browsing!

Nunn Design and Apoxie Sculpt Present: Image-Under-Glass Amulet

Apoxie Sculpt and Parawire Present: Infinity Ombre Mosaic Pendant


Folks can register for a Bead&Button Show badge now  (FYI: Show Badge Registration is required before you can register for classes!)

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR CLASSES Opens at Noon (CST) on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.