Beading Basics Series with Karon Cotton

Classes offered at Costa Mesa Gem Faires.

Discover your jewelry-making talent! You’ll learn materials selection, construction and finishing for a variety of techniques – from beginner to advance. The best part is you leave with your sparkling creations… and the skills to make more!

Join us October 13-15, 2017 in Costa Mesa at the OC Fair & Event Center. Please view below for class information, visit

Class Information:

Class Fees: $30 per class + registration processing fee (materials included). Tools provided for use in class. Registration required. Ages 18+ welcome!

Step 1: Select from the 3 kit colors

Step 2: Choose classes

Beaded Bracelet with Clasp
Friday Oct 13  12:30pm – 1:30pm
Saturday Oct 14  1:30pm – 2:30pm
Sunday Oct 15  10:30am – 11:30am


Earring Basics Lite
Friday Oct 13  2pm – 3pm
Saturday Oct 14  3pm – 4pm
Sunday Oct 15  12pm – 1pm


Knotted Bracelet or Stretch Cord Bracelet
Friday Oct 13  3:30pm – 4:30pm
Saturday Oct 14  4:30pm – 5:30pm
Sunday Oct 15  1:30pm – 2:30pm


Memory Wire Bracelet
Friday Oct 13  5pm – 6pm
No Memory Wire Class on Saturday
Sunday Oct 15  3pm – 4pm


Step 3: Register

About Karon Cotton

Karon Cotton is a Contract Jewelry Instructor; teaching beginning to advanced classes to adults throughout Los Angeles and Orange counties. Karon’s first experience with jewelry-making began in 2009. She has since gained experience in bead stringing, bead weaving, chainmaille, electro-etching, glass fusing and more!
For upcoming classes taught by Karon, please visit The Jewelry Habit website. Have questions? Contact Karon at