Creative talents, like houseplants and celebrities, wilt without proper attention. Cultivate inner inventiveness with today's Groupon to The Bead Jar in Simcoe. Choose between the following options:
* For $15, you get a two-hour private beading or jewellery-making class plus $10 off materials (a $30 value).
* For $10, you get $20 worth of glass, pressed, and seed beads.
The Bead Jar's in-house bauble experts exhibit a wide variety of beads and invite artists of all abilities to learn the craft of jewellery making. Depending on experience and whether the student uses hands or paws, participants select from a number of two-hour courses ($20) including basics, bead weaving, wire wrapping, and chainmail. During the session, single students or a small cluster of friends follow a provided pattern with assistance from a skilled instructor. Pupils can purchase eye-catching materials with their $10 discount that may cover a class's worth of supplies such as a seed beads ($1–$3.95/40g tube), Swarovski crystals ($0.20–$80 per crystal), beading strings (starting at $4.95), and tools (starting at $7.95) for advanced courses. Peruse the shop's selection of pressed glass beads ($0.40–$1.20 for six) that are molded into shapes fit for everything from bracelets to mosaics in fish-tank castles.
73 Talbot St. S
Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 2X7