Wednesday, December 30, 2009

January Class Schedule

Crystal "Puffy" Heart Class with Karen

Crystal Open Heart Class with Kelly

Happy New Year from Michigan Bead Supply!! We hope you enjoyed a wonderful Holiday Season with your friends and family. We would like to thank you for a very nice 2009 and look forward to seeing you in 2010!

Our January class schedule is filled with Hearts and Love for Valentine's Day. You can share the love by taking one of these SPARKtacular classes!

January Class Schedule:

Snowflake Pendant/Ornament with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, January 2 - 11:00am

Crystal Open Heart Pendant with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, January 9 - 11:00am

Crystal Puffy Heart Pendant with Karen (1.5 hrs)
Tuesday, January 12 - 5:30pm

Crystal Open Heart Pendant with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, January 16 - 11:00am

Hugs and Kisses Bracelet with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday, January 19 - 5:30pm

Crochet Necklace with Karen (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, January 23 - 11:00am

Crystal Puffy Heart Pendant with Karen (1.5 hrs)
Sunday, January 24 - 11:00am

Cupid's Triangle Bracelet with Karen (1hr)
Tuesday, January 26 - 5:30pm

Crystal Open Heart Pendant with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, January 30 - 11:00am

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

December Class Schedule

Take this awesome Snowflake Pendant/Ornament class this December. It is the perfect gift for Christmas.

December Class Schedule:

Dream Bracelet with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday, December 1 - 5:30pm

Snowflake Pendant/Ornament with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Thursday, December 3 - 5:30pm

Crochet Necklace with Karen (1.5 hrs)
Sunday, December 6 - 11:00am

Snowflake Pendant/Ornament with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, December 12 - 12:00pm

Snowflake Pendant/Ornament with Kelly (1.5 hrs)
Saturday, December 19 - 11:00am

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Holiday Extravaganza Make & Takes

Holiday Extravaganza - Saturday, November 14th!

The Michigan Bead Supply Holiday Extravaganza is right around the corner! We are very excited! Maurice will be serving up coffee, donuts, cider and cookies while Kelly and Alex help you with your make and takes. This year, we will be making snowman and Christmas tree earrings, just in time for the Holidays. Each kit will be $10 and you will be able to make the beautiful earrings before you leave the store.
We will also have lots of other Holiday gift ideas to help inspire you to make wonderful gifts for the Holiday season!

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

November Class Schedule

Looks like we have a full schedule in November. Give us a call to sign up today!

Wire-Wrapped Ring Class with Kelly (1 hr)
Tuesday November 3 - 5:30pm

Chunky Ring Class with Kelly (1 hr)
Thursday November 5 - 4:00pm

Puffy Heart with Karen (2 hr)
Saturday November 7 - 11:00am

Wire-Wrapped Bracelet with Kelly (1 hr)
Tuesday November 10 - 4:30pm

Funky Wire-Wrapped Bracelet with AJ (1.5 hrs)
Wednesday November 11 - 4:30pm

Dream Bracelet with Karen (1 hr)
Thursday November 12 - 5:30pm

Learn how to make snowman and Christmas tree earrings
Saturday November 14 - All day

Insignia Bracelet with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday November 17 - 5:30pm

Spiral Bracelet with Karen (2 hr)
Saturday November 21 - 11:00am

Earring Class with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday November 24 - 5:30pm

Friday, October 23, 2009

Michigan Bead Supply's Holiday Extravaganza!!!

Michigan Bead Supply’s

Holiday Extravaganza!!!!

Saturday, November 14th

10am – 3pm

Stop into Michigan Bead Supply throughout the day for Holiday gift ideas and Make & Takes!

Michigan Bead Supply

1123 E. West Maple

Walled Lake

(248) 960-2216

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Funky Wire Bracelet Class with Aj!

Back by popular demand is AJ's Funky wire bracelet! If you are interested in taking this class, we have it scheduled for Tuesday October 7th @ 4:45pm. Give us a call to sign up today!

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

October Class Schedule

Here are the classes we have scheduled for October. Please call us to schedule today!

Earring Class with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday October 6 - 5:00pm

Funky Wire Bracelet with AJ (1 hr)
Wednesday October 7 - 4:45pm

Chunky Ring Class with Kelly (1 hr)
Tuesday October 13 - 4:30pm

Basic Bracelet Class with Karen (1 hr)
Thursday October 15 - 5:30pm

Wire-Wrapped Ring Class with Kelly (1 hr)

Saturday October 17 - 10:30am

Basic Bracelet Class with Karen (1 hr)
Tuesday October 27 - 5:30pm

If you do not see the class scheduled that you would like to take, please give us a call and we will be glad to work around your schedule!

Thursday, September 3, 2009

September Class Schedule

Check out our awesome class schedule for September!

Puffy Heart Pendant Class (1 hr)
Thursday September 10 - 5:30pm
*$15 plus the cost of materials

Wire Wrapped Bracelet Class (1 hr)

Tuesday September 15 - 5:30pm

Open Heart Pendant Class (2 hr)
Tuesday September 22 - 5:00pm

Wire-Wrapped Ring Class (1 hr)
Tuesday September 29 - 5:30pm

All classes are $10 plus the cost of materials unless otherwise noted. Give us a call to sign up today!

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Maurice is Back!

Maurice has returned from his two week vacation Up North! We are thrilled to have him back and so are many of our customers. Come on by the shop to give or receive some Maurice fun!

To celebrate fall, Michigan Bead Supply is having a 20% off sale! Bring this ad with you to save 20% on your entire purchase, including Sterling pieces, Swarovski Crystal, Bali Silver, Semi-Precious stones.

Excludes previous purchases, gross amounts of Swarovski Crystals and sale items. Some additional exclusions may apply. Expires Sept. 13, 2009.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Learn How to Make Beautiful Things!

Denise Kowalski is one of our many great students at Michigan Bead Supply. She has taken lots of classes, including the Beadwoven Open Heart class. Since taking the class, Denise has been busy making lots of hearts for her family, friends and coworkers. We are very proud of her and can't wait to see what she makes next!

In the meantime, we are working to get the September class schedule posted. If you would like to schedule a class, please give us a call. We are glad to schedule a class around your busy schedule.


20% Off Your Entire Purchase at Michigan Bead

Looking for a way to stock up on your beading supplies? Check out our ad in the latest edition of Hometown Connection.

Bring in this ad and save 20% off your entire purchase at Michigan Bead Supply!

Offer excludes Swarovski Crystal and expires 9/30/09.

Friday, August 21, 2009


Stop on in to Michigan Bead Supply and mention code BTS for our BIG 40% Off Back to School Sale!!!

Sale items include tools, stringing supplies and Czech beads. Also included are necklace display stands to show of your gorgeous works of art!

Don't forget 20% off Swarovski Crystal Cubes!

Excludes sale items. Some restrictions do apply. Call for details!

Sale ends August 31st!


Wednesday, July 29, 2009

August Class Schedule

Kelly and Karen have posted the new class schedule for August!

If you are a beginner beader or an old pro, we have classes for you!

Spiral Bracelet Class
Tuesday August 4th - 5:30pm

Basic Earring Class
Wednesday August 5th - 5:15pm

Wire-Wrapped Ring Class
Tuesday August 11 - 6pm

Basic Bracelet Class
Thursday August 13th - 5:30pm

Spiral Earring Class
Tuesday August 18th - 5:30pm

Give Maurice a call and sign up today! 248-960-2216

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Whimsical Wire-wrapped Bracelet***July 7th at 6pm.*** With Kelly Hoffman

Whimsical Wire-wrapped Bracelet
- 1 hr Materials: Memory wireMagnetic clasp2 - Jump rings22-gauge wire (any color)Assorted beads (same color palette as wire) Learn how to use wire to sculpt out and create a beautiful bracelet! A variety of beads are wrapped with wire to form a unique piece of art. Join artist and designer Kelly Hoffman of Joyfulgrrl Jewelry to learn this fun technique!

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

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Classes with Karen
June 16th Earring Class @5:30

Basic Jewelry Class June 23 @5:30

Class with Kelly

Open Heart Swarovski Crystal Heart Necklace

June 27 1-3pm
Basic Classes..... call for appointment 248-960-2216

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Maple Days 2009 A great Day!

What A great day! Maple Days was a huge success. The weather was great and tons of people attended! Thanks so much to Kim for working so hard to get this all done! A-lot happened during the day and Kim Szalay of Michigan Bead made sure everyone was happy and things went as smooth as possible. Thank you Kim so much for all your heard work…..This whole day would not have happened if it we not for your hard work and dedication. Thank you to all the venders who participated...and to Dennis and Rick from Planet Rev, The Walled Lake DDA and Parks and Rec for all your help.

Thursday, May 7, 2009


So much exciting stuff is going on here at Michigan Bead Supply Co.

First we would like to welcome Kelly McCabe Hoffman from She will be joining the Michigan Bead crew teaching her very cute Open Heart Pendant and Chunky Wired Bracelet Thursdays and Saturdays...but call ahead to set an appointment.
We Have the Detroit Brass Band in the Morning…Dance Dynamics will follow with great entertainment from local Walled Lake‘s BEST dancers!!! Then…….We are also so very excited to welcome Dennis Haddock from NBL Entertainment and Rick Hardesty from Planet D.J.’s….they will be merging together to form Planet REV Entertainment and kicking off there merging debut at the Maple Days Memorial Day Art Fair event!!! ( We are so excited to have them…we will ROCK with lots of fun….. Music, karaoke, Raffle prizes and so much more….We are going to “Kick It” Rain or shine!!!
We will also have a fashion show from Always The Forest.
Always the Forest
( Stephanie Thompson will strut her hand made inspirations for our purchasing pleasures!!!!Take a peek at her site for a peek at what’s to come.
We also have our local venders from ETSY (YHA!!!!!!)

And if you do not know what etsy is you should check out!!!
For more info or if you are interested in participating give us a shout at ATT: Maple Days Vendor.
May classes will be posted shortly!!!!

Sunday, April 26, 2009


New to Walled Lake!!!
Come celebrate with us all day long Memorial Day with the Maple Days Art Fair located in the West maple Plaza~E.West maple Rd~Downtown Walled lake.
(1123 E. West Maple Rd. Walled Lake, 48390)
in frount of the Michigan Bead Supply Co. Store.
Entertainment and Art Vendors will kick off the day starting 9am sharp. Music by the Detroit Brass Band will get you in high spirits. After the Memorial Day Parade stick around for more entertainment, Fashion show by the girls from Always The Forest. Local art vendors from ETSY and other vendors will be eager to assist you with there beautiful items. After the Walled Lake Memorial Day Parade stay and continue to enjoy the fun with food provided by Casey’s of Walled Lake. Eat shop and enjoy the fun. Memorial Day May 25th 2009
A big thank you to the Walled Lake Parks and Rec for the great entertainment of the Detroit Brass Band and to the City of Walled Lake for providing the Mobil Stage also to Jill N. Hamilton-Krawczyk of JNHK Graphic Design for the poster for this years poster art…xoxo for all the help!!!
Any questions or for a vendor app please call 248-960-2216

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Take A Class With Our "New" Instructor Ajay Lochner

Come take a Class with our NEW Instructor Ajay Lochner. Check out her cool and funky bracelet...looks "oh so chic on!" Just in time for your Valentine!!!

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

DREAM (Click on photo)

HEART (Click on photo)

HEART SWIRL (Click on photo)

PEACE (Click on photo)

Each piece is $3.95.....a kit with Crystals is $19.95. Click each photo to take you to our etsy to Purchase these items.

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Bracelet kit From Michigan bead Supply Co.

Need something a little new? Our bracelet kits are here!!! Cute Base metal sliders with darling inspirational sayings. A great gift to make for friends.
Click on our etsy!

or call our shop 248-960-2216
They are going like "Hot Cakes" I already made three in three different colors for family members for Christmas...just too darn cute!!!