One or Three Beading and Jewelry Classes, or One Three-Class Beading Boot Camp at The Bead Studio (Up to 56% Off)

Tenleytown, Washington & 2 more locations

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Building a miniature ship inside a bottle is impressive, but not as impressive as forging a giant glass shell around the outside of an aircraft carrier. One-up ordinary hobbyists with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $29 for admission to one beading or jewelry class (a $60 value)
  • $79 for admission to three beading or jewelry classes (a $180 value)
  • $139 for a three-class beading boot camp with breakfast and luncheon (a $300 value)

Classes cover a range of topics. Students can learn how to strand beaded necklaces, make vintage-inspired jewelry, or create earrings. See the schedule for a full listing of classes.

The beading boot camp will take place on Saturday, February 9, and Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The intensive session covers beginner, intermediate, and advanced beading classes and includes all beading supplies, a continental breakfast, and a lunch of salads, fruit, and sandwiches.

The Bead Studio

The artists and affiliates at the nonprofit organization The Bead Studio get the creative gears turning in children's brains with bead-related classes and events that emphasize improving art education for the DC-area youth. The Bead Studio hosts seasonal festivals spotlighting a slew of artisan-bead vendors to raise money for their mission and benefit other philanthropic, bead-related foundations such as Beads of Courage and BeadforLife. More than a dozen types of workshops led by instructors with impressive portfolios also benefit these causes, covering kid-centric beading techniques and business-related tips for adults wishing to start their own bead shop or kids looking to barter with the local ice-cream man.

  1. A

    Tenleytown

    4501 Wisconsin Ave. NW

    Washington, District of Columbia 20007

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  2. B

    Silver Spring

    8506 Fenton St.

    Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

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  3. C

    Dupont Circle

    1350 Connecticut Ave. NW

    Washington, District of Columbia 20036

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In a Nutshell

Instructors with impressive portfolios teach various beading techniques to students, including vintage-inspired jewelry and wiring

The Fine Print

Expires May 22nd, 2013. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; subject to availability. Classes must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Creative projects and pursuits, from beading to glass blowing

All Locations

  • Tenleytown

    4501 Wisconsin Ave. NW

    Washington, District of Columbia 20007

  • Silver Spring

    8506 Fenton St.

    Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

  • Dupont Circle

    1350 Connecticut Ave. NW

    Washington, District of Columbia 20036

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