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To register for any of the classes use the contact link to request a registration form.

I generally offer 4 day beginner  Tambour beading master classes in my Lexington KY Studio, as well as the occasional class in other cities across the Us and Canada. The schedule of these classes will be posted here.

Beginner classes are 4 days with a tuition of $400.00 which INCLUDES all the tools , materials and supplies needed for the class. Use the contact page to request registration information . To register simply send an email request  through the link on the "Contact" page.
I send a PayPal invoice with the confirmation email. Payment can be made by cash,  or check by arrangement. It is always a good idea to watch the first set of videos in my YouTube play list ( link on the YouTube page) before coming to a class.

.Travel to Lexington KY
DRIVING
Lexingotn KY is accessible by car via interstate 75 ( North and South0 and 64 (East and West) My studio is 6 hrs from Atlanta area, 5 hrs from Detroit, Kansas City, Memphis to name a few.
FLYING
The Lexington Bluegrass Airport  (LEX) is served by several airlines,including United Delta  American and Allegiant. I am only miutedf from the airport and can meet any incoming flight no matter how late.
There are a wide range of hotels in Lexington with several that are within a mile or so from my studio. There are also numerous AirB&B offerings in the area some of which are actually in my neighborhood.

2023 Class Schedule in my Kentucky Studio

April 12-15 Beginner Tambour Beading class in my Lexington KY Studio
This class teaches the basics of dressing the frame, creating the chain stitch and applying beads and sequins to fabric. Class size is limited to 6 students to make sure everyone get the necessary attention during the learning process. The class times are 9:30 to 4 pm with a lunch break. The Saturday ending time can be adjusted to accommodate travel arrangements.

May 17-20 Beginner Tambour Beading class in my Lexington KY Studio
This class teaches the basics of dressing the frame, creating the chain stitch and applying beads and sequins to fabric. Class size is limited to 6 students to make sure everyone get the necessary attention during the learning process. The class times are 9:30 to 4 pm with a lunch break. The Saturday ending time can be adjusted to accommodate travel arrangements.

July 6-9 Beginner Tambour Beading class in my Lexington KY Studio   AS OF 1/28/2023 there are 3 spaces available
This class teaches the basics of dressing the frame, creating the chain stitch and applying beads and sequins to fabric. Class size is limited to 6 students to make sure everyone get the necessary attention during the learning process. The class times are 9:30 to 4 pm with a lunch break. The Saturday ending time can be adjusted to accommodate travel arrangements.
 
2023 San Francisco
March  20-24
San Freacisco School of Needlework and Design
This is the first of a three level Professional Tambour Training program.  Complete information can be found at https://www.eventbrite.com/.../introduction-to-tambour. This professional training program consist of 3 levels of training  including a week long in person training followed by 6 months of exercises at home with digital consultations for levels 1 and 2. The level 3 culminating exercises that will include preparing beading samples in consultation with  professional custom clothiers  or costume designers. All the level 3 activities are worked at home with regular digital consultations.