You will create and learn to professionally finish a stunning gemstone necklace that best represents your personality and your particular life goals and challenges. Every creation is a meditation and it is the beginning of your transformation. You can have jewelry that goes with your outfit, or you can have jewelry as a talisman that assists you on your journey of self discovery.
I’m the owner of Cleveland Rocks and Beads. I started making a little side money creating and repairing jewelry while I was getting my BS in psychology and minor in Asian studies. I had no idea when I left Ohio State to work in Japan that I would spend the next 25 years going back and forth to Asia creating a bead and jewelry import company. Eventually, I decided to settle in Cleveland with my family where I opened a bead store. My bead stringing classes come with tales of my adventures in Japan, China, Korea, Tibet, Nepal, Thailand, Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Philippines where I explored history and culture and sourced rocks, beads, and jewelry. I often discuss Ayurvedic stone beliefs as well as Buddhist traditions about the color of stones as they relate to chakras and karmic transformation of the individual wearer.
Will provide all of your equipment, semiprecious stone beads and metal findings. You will be able to make an outstanding…
We will create our jewelry at Cleveland Rocks and Beads surrounded by Tibetan Buddhist prayer wheels, Buddhist and Hindu artwork, singing bowls, crystals, rocks and beads!
Beading does take some dexterity and fairly good eyesight. I want you to be relaxed and contemplative, not frustrated. I will finish the piece for you if you need some help.
Transformative Jewelry Design