TUCSON – Urban Funk Necklace – Feb. 5


The organically manipulated corrugated wire embellishments create this edgy industrial chic Urban Funk Necklace.  Students will learn how to achieve various finishes on the corrugated wire as well as manipulation techniques unique to designing with WireKnitZ®.

Skill Level: Dexterity is necessary & wire wrapping experience is helpful.

Workshop Fee: $55.00 plus Urban Funk Necklace Kit Fee: $54.00


Date:  Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Time:  2:00 – 5:30


The Tucson Bead Show

The Windmill Inn & Suites

4250 North Campbell Ave.

Tucson, AZ 85718




Instructor: Helena Hatten

Helena has been making jewelry for over 30 years and teaches wire working jewelry skills at several bead stores in the Metro Detroit area.  Currently, Helena is a board member of the Great Lakes Beadworkers Guild and Chairman of the Bead Bonanza committee.

A detailed written tutorial with color photographs is included demonstrating each phase of the design.  Scissors, corrugating tools and rolling dowel are provided.

 Please be certain to bring the following tools:

Safety Glasses

Wire Cutters

Round Nose Pliers

Chain Nose Pliers

Measuring Tape – min. 6 ft.


Select your URBAN FUNK NECKLACE KIT from three color ways:

  • Black and Stainless Steel WireKnitZ® combination with copper wire
  • Copper and Stainless Steel WireKnitZ® combination with copper wire
  • Henna Brown and Stainless Steel WireKnitZ® combination with copper wire
  • FYI:  The Orbital Cuff taught by Norma Melton is a striking companion piece.



Link: http://www.thetucsonbeadshow.com/index.php