Mala Making Workshop:
Sunday, Aug 6, 2017

Sale price Price $150.00 Regular price

This is a 3-hour long workshop.

Date: Sunday, Aug 6, 2017 , 12-3pm

Time: 4pm - 7pm

Location: Artify Studio 

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What is a mala?
It is a beaded necklace consisting of a tassel, a 'guru' bead, and a fixed number of round beads that is used in meditation practice or worn as an accessory. 
Personalize your mala & set it with positive intentions.

Yoga and wellness accessories are hot right now! Mala necklaces make the perfect weekend & vacation accessory. They're fun, they're colorful, and they're addictive!

Learn the secrets of mala making, pearl knotting, and how to finish your work with a luxurious and professional touch.


Bring a friend, get a discount!
$10 off each - choose "2 pax" in options.


What you'll learn:

• Tassel making from scratch

• A nifty trick to turn the ends of your threads into 'needles' for any beading project

• How to thread and use a 3-hole guru bead. 

• Hand-knotting between beads. This is a specialized skill used in fabricating luxe beaded jewelry (i.e. Mikimoto pearls.) The better you get at this, the more high-end your piece will look. I will show you a few different methods of knotting to obtain perfect results

• how to seamlessly finish your necklace

• a brief intro to malas: its symbolisms and its use in meditation

• how to meditate with your mala


Meditation in class:
We will take the last 15-20 mins. of class to learn how to meditate with your mala and to calm our minds and set intentions for the week.


What you'll take home:

• a 54 or 108 bead mala necklace with a freshwater pearl guru bead; onyx or jasper round beads; a handmade (by you) tassel with customizable colors of your choice. Let your creativity run wild!

• a few essential tools to you get started on your next mala - fine point tweezers, beading cloth, thread scissors, tiger tail

• a new skill and hobby that calm your mind, bring balance to your life, and ignite your creativity!


EXTRA! EXTRA! - for an additional $10, I will show you how to make a stretchy natural gemstone bead bracelet that you can take home! Choose "bracelet add-on" in options.