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Designing with Paper Beads

Saturday May 26, 2018

435 S Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87508






Phone: 505-982-8111
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Learn to make paper beads using exotic, colorfully patterned, handmade papers as well as the design and completion necklace.


Learn how to make paper beads using using exotic, colorfully patterned handmade papers (provided) and then design and complete a finished necklace. A discourse on the history of paper and its use as decorative wearable art will begin the class. Incorporating other materials such as glass or metal beads and vintage jewelry parts will also be discussed.


One day class. 10:00am – 5:00pm, with a break for lunch. This class can be offered again.


All materials will be provided but students are encouraged to bring their own materials or papers that they would like to work with.


Examples of finished paper bead necklaces will be on exhibit and for sale at the workshop. 


Material Fee: $20


Instructor Bio: A graduate of the NY School of Visual Arts, for the past 45 years Bunny Tobias' art has been represented by Santa Fe, NM art galleries and museums and she continues to create cutting edge ceramic art, paintings, mixed media collages and to design and fabricate jewelry using the same eclectic imagery

Recent work includes sculptures using recycled material and hand fabricated bronze jewelry as well as making and designing paper bead jewelry.

She is currently represented by form & concept gallery, Santa Fe.