Classes & Events

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Kim Fields at Graceful Customs, Sept 13, 14, 2014

Kim Fields - Sculptural Bird Bead Workshop

Description: This two day workshop focuses on creating beautiful, sculptural bird beads.
Demonstrations include forming simple birds and moving to more complex realistic forms.
Techniques will include assembling canes, color mixing and overlays, temperature control, precision stringer and dot placement. This class is intermediate to advanced level.

 $475.00 email Grace  OPEN HOUSE ON FRIDAY, SEPT 12, MEET KIM!

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Silver-smithing, soldering Class, Sun., April 25, 2015, Sat.

This is a beginning soldering class, no experience needed, a material fee will be determined, (usually about $20-$25 )  Class fee is $125.00.  You will learn from Carmen Martinez, the basics of soldering different types of metals.  You will make and take home a silver bezeled stone of your choice from our collection or your own.  You will learn to use an oxygen and propane torch and hand-held torches. for more info! See our blog for pics!, e-mail Carmen for more details:, is the website (her husband Ron is a gem carver and will also be here working on his stones, he loves to share his work!