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The Whimsical Bead

Gemstone Bangles | Mini Workshop

$30.00 $65.00

Learn how to make these gorgeous wire wrapped bangles with beautiful gemstone beads.  Wire is a fabulously versatile medium and these bangles can be made in any size, to suit any wrist!

Working with gemstone beads isn’t just about how pretty they are, you can choose your favourite colours of course (we’ll have a wide range to choose from) or Alana will guide you in choosing a gemstone with properties specific to you.

This class will run with a maximum of 10 students.



Date & Time:
Sunday 8th March
9.30am until 12.30pm


The Whimsical Bead Studio, in Healesville, Vic
Fully Equipped, Heated/Airconditioned
EFTPOS & Credit Card Facilities Available



Alana Jones of  ‘Sparkling Dragon Design’.
Alana has been creating and making since around 8 years of age and has always been delighted by pretty sparkly things, so of course designing jewellery was the perfect avenue for her!
Being surround by a rainbow of beads and an array of components makes her very happy. As a jewellery maker wire is one of her favourite mediums, as it can be bent and shaped into almost anything!


Skill Level:
This workshop is suitable for beginners and beyond and is a great ‘Make & Take’ workshop.



$65 plus kit fee of $20 payable on the day to The Whimsical Bead

Price includes tuition, use of tools/equipment, morning and afternoon tea, tea/coffee.
Kit fee includes enough materials to create your gemstone bangle plus you’ll also have extra materials to take home and create another (or two!).



All bookings require a deposit with the balance to be paid on the day.

Payment plans are available so please do not hesitate to contact us if you require this option.
Bookings will be made on a first come, first served basis however a deposit must be made before your booking is secure.
Please see our Workshop Terms & Conditions page for full terms and conditions and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.

Places are strictly limited.


What to Bring:

  • Pliers – Round Nose, Flat Nose, Cutters, Nylon Jaw (we will have some to share if you do not have your own, just let us know upon booking if you need to borrow some);
  • Your lunch (optionalif you would like to stay and have lunch with us before the next class starts, you are welcome to );
  • Notebook/Pen/Pencil if you would like to take notes.

If you would like to book a position for this class, you can do so online (preferred, so we all have a copy of the transaction) or call Dani on 0412 662 179.
Once you have booked in, you will receive a manual ‘Confirmation of Booking’ email a week or two before the workshop which will include a booking reminder plus all the information you need for this workshop.

If you have any questions or concerns please just ask.
We look forward to seeing you at the Studio very soon!