Magpie Cuff
Intermediate | 44 min 52 sec
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This cuff incorporates odds and ends of different yarn, fibers and beads. Liz teaches a freeform approach to looming, showing you how to set up a loom and basic weaving techniques with her “over, under, over under” mantra. You design as you go, resulting in a modern asymmetrical, textured cuff.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Small tabletop loom
  • Size D nylon beading thread
  • Size B nylon beading thread
  • Awl
  • Thread burner or scissors
  • Fray Block sealer
  • Fork and spoon
  • Tapestry needles
  • Size 10 beading needles
  • Slide tube clasp or any clasp
  • Jump rings
  • Beading pliers
  • Bead mat
  • Collection of different seed beads
  • Collection of different types of fibers 
(yarn scraps, crewel wool, etc.)
Learn how to:
  • Set up a loom
  • Work basic weaving techniques
  • Add new fibers and inserting beads
What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to create your own magpie cuff
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction by artist Liz Smith
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
419 users recommended this class to a friend
Inspiring, effective, highly recommend!
October 10, 2022
Andrea Schlickbernd
Liz did a great job showing how to utilize various materials and weaving techniques to create unique designs. I'm looking forward to adding these techniques to my jewelry design collection.
More than 3 months ago
I enjoy weaving and my beading loom will be very busy. Thank you for the class.
More than 3 months ago