Athens Arts to offer jewelry making class

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Explore the world of jewelry making at a beading jewelry class sponsored by Athens Arts. Learn to make a single-strand necklace and how to work with metal findings.

Participants can choose to work with various types of beads, including paper beads, to create a necklace to take home.

The instructor will introduce students to the techniques and fundamental skills needed to create jewelry. The instructor will provide beads, tools and other necessary supplies. 

The class will be offered Sept. 14. Chose from either an afternoon session
(1-3 p.m.) or an evening session (6-8 p.m.). Class is open to anyone 12 years and older. Cost is $35. 

Athens Arts will be closed to the public from Sept. 2 (after 2 p.m.) until the reception for the installation of a national exhibition. Due to this closing, the jewelry making class will be held at a different location.

Contact instructor Ellie Dieckmeyer at 317-919-0851 for more information.

To reserve a spot for the Sept. 14 class, stop by Athens Arts, 216 E. Main St., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday or 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday or call 765-362-7455 and leave a message. Someone will return your call within 24 hours.