Upcoming Classes,
Book Signings & Demonstrations

Beginning Wire Weaving
Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands - July 6, 2017
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.
With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm

Past Classes, Book Signings & Demonstrations

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Aethelmearc War Practice - Saturday, May 20, 2017
Cooper’s Lake Campground - 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.
With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm

Beginning Wire Weaving Pennsic 45 - July 30 – August15, 2016
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools. With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm
Friday, August 5 3:00PM    A&S 5
Saturday, August 6 11:00AM   A&S 11 
 Tuesday, August 9 1:00PM   A&S 15

 If you can't make it to one of these classes,
I am willing to set up classes with you to teach your group.

Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel Demonstration
Sunderoak - February 22, 2016Kick Spindle Helene Jacobs class

Using Technology to Gather and Organize Documentation
Aethelmearc Aecademy - June 11, 2016
Online searches, cell phone cameras and online / offline data storage systems can be useful to find, create and organize data so hat studying your craft or interest and writing documentation or class handouts can be much easier.
For some of the information in this class please see:
helenejacobs.com/referencelibrary

and

Using Technology to Create Images for Documentation
Cell phone cameras, like regular cameras, can be used to create images for illustrating documentation or class handouts.  Students will learn how to take nice pictures with just a cell phone and a sunny window.
For some of the information in this class please see:
helenejacobs.com/referencelibrary

Book Signing
Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands Baronial Investiture
February 13, 2016 10 am - 8 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of the North Hills, 2359 W Ingomar Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 
Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

Indroduction to Sprang
February 22, 2016 - Sunderoak

Sprang is a net type fabric formed by twisting parallel warp threads around each other. The fabric is stretchy and collapsible. Sprang can be traced back to Denmark in the early Bronze Age as well as Peru, Egypt and Norway. Sprang is useful for hairnets, handbags, belts and clothing.

The Art of Wire Weaving with Helene Jacobs
Sunday, March 6, 2016 – 1-3 pm

This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools. With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles as far back as 875 AD and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are beautiful and wearable today. No special skills are required for this class. To view this unique jewelry, please visit: www.AncientWire.com/book.htm
http://pghknitandcrochet.com/sunday-afternoon/jewelry-the-art-of-wire-weaving-with-helene-jacobs/

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Pittsburgh Knit and Crochet Festival and Creative Arts Festival

March 4, 5, & 6, 2016
David L Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA
pghknitandcrochet.com

 

Indroduction to Sprang
March 16, 2016 - Depreciation Lands Museum
Sprang is a net type fabric formed by twisting parallel warp threads around each other. The fabric is stretchy and collapsible. Sprang can be traced back to Denmark in the early Bronze Age as well as Peru, Egypt and Norway. Sprang is useful for hairnets, handbags, belts and clothing.

Indroduction to Sprang
January 14, 2016 - Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands

Sprang is a net type fabric formed by twisting parallel warp threads around each other. The fabric is stretchy and collapsible. Sprang can be traced back to Denmark in the early Bronze Age as well as Peru, Egypt and Norway. Sprang is useful for hairnets, handbags, belts and clothing.

Indroduction to Sprang
January 6, 2016 - Butler Spinners & Weavers Guild

Sprang is a net type fabric formed by twisting parallel warp threads around each other. The fabric is stretchy and collapsible. Sprang can be traced back to Denmark in the early Bronze Age as well as Peru, Egypt and Norway. Sprang is useful for hairnets, handbags, belts and clothing.

 

Brief, Painless Documentation
Monday, December 21, 2015 - Sunderoak

Sometimes you may only need brief information and documentation for a display or competition. Why not make this information look as nice as possible?

 

How to make a Shawl Pin - September 2, 2015 Butler Spinners & Weavers Guild
Dress up your shawl with your very own hand crafted shawl pin. Students will be able to choose  from different styles of shawl pins and be able to create their own during this class.

Beginning Wire Weaving Pennsic 44 - July 24 – August 9, 2015
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools. With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm
Friday, July 31                 3 pm      AS 3
Saturday, August 1       11 am      AS 11
Monday, August 3         1 pm      AS 11
Wednesday, August 5   2 pm      AS 2

Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel Demonstration
Aethelmearc War Practice
May 16, 2015
Kick Spindle Helene Jacobs class

Book Signing
Holiday Faire - Barony of Stierbach
Prince William County Fairgrounds
November 22, 2014
Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel Demonstration
Holiday Faire - Barony of Stierbach
Prince William County Fairgrounds
November 22, 2014

Kick Spindle Helene Jacobs class

How to make a Shawl Pin - October 2014
Indiana Machine Knitters Guild
Dress up your shawl with your very own hand crafted shawl pin.
Students will be able to choose  from different styles of shawl pins and be able to create their own during this class.

Shawl Pins - Helene Jacobs

 

How to make a Shawl Pin - June 2014
Butler Machine Knitters Guild
Dress up your shawl with your very own hand crafted shawl pin.
Students will be able to choose  from different styles of shawl pins and be able to create their own during this class.

Shawl Pins - Helene Jacobs

Beginning Wire Weaving - Red Tower XLII - October 4, 2014 - 1-3 pm
Camp Rutledge at Hard Labor Sate Park

Rutledge, GA  30663
 
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

 Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning Wire Weaving with Helene Jacobs- Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival
Friday, August 22, 2014, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
http://pghknitandcrochet.com/pghcreativearts/classes/beginning-wire-weaving-helene-jacobs/
http://pghcreativearts.com/

This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century.  Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD.  Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today. No special skills are required for this class, however, you will be bending and working with wire, some advanced arthritic conditions may prevent you from participating. This class is geared for adults. The instructor will also have available for purchase pliers, wire cutters and drawplates which are used to make the jewelry if you do not have your own. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm. Registration required, class size limited to 12.

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Book Signing - Monday, August 4, 2014, 11 am - 2 pm @ Poison Pen Press, booth 63, Pennsic War / Coopers Lake Campground, Slippery Rock PA  16057
http://www.poisonpenpress.com/  

Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

Beginning Wire Weaving - Pennsic War 2014
Friday, August 1, 2014   @  12:00 noon    A&S 3
Sunday, August 3, 2014  @ 3 pm    A&S 7
Tuesday, August 5, 2014  @ 4 pm   A&S 5
Thursday, August 7, 2014 @ 1 pm     A&S 5
 
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Book Signing - Saturday, June 7, 2014
Highland River Melees and Baronial Investiture
Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center, 1600 Harpers Ferry Rd. Knoxville, MD 21758

Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

Ancient Wire Weaving Class - Ross Community Center
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and found across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century.  Our instructor, Helene Jacobs, has been teaching and practicing this craft for over 25 years, including at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History.

Your choice of 4 Dates:
Tuesday, October 1, 6 - 8 p.m. 

Tuesday, October 8, 6 - 8 p.m.
Tuesday, October 15, 6 - 8 p.m.
Tuesday, October 22, 6 - 8 p.m.

If you have needle-nose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them.  Please bring glasses if you need them for close or small work.

Limit 10 students per class. To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com 

Please contact Ross Community Center to register for a class    412-931-7055 ext 233 or ext 204   

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Double Spiral Ring - Siege of Glengary
Jefferson County Fairgrounds; 1707 Old Leetown Pike; Kearneysville, WV 25430
Sept 27, 28 & 29, 2013 - Oak & Lynen

The design of this lovely adjustable double spiral ring has been found since the 4th century BCE, when the Etruscans made it in gold with a bead. There are also examples without a bead from the Celts, Romans, Saxons, and Vikings. 

If you have wire cutters, a file (or cup burr), chain nose pliers, nylon or soft jaw pliers, and a ring mandrel, please bring them All of these will be available in class to use, but in limited quantity. If you have a small bead you would like to use, please bring that as well.

 

Book Signing - Sept 27, 28 & 29, 2013
Oak & Lynen - Siege of Glengary
Jefferson County Fairgrounds
1707 Old Leetown Pike; Kearneysville, WV 25430

Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

Beginning Wire Weaving - Pennsic War 2013
Friday, July 26, 2013    @  12:00 noon    AS 14    
Tuesday, July 30, 2013    @  2:00 PM    AS 14 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013    @  3:00 PM    AS 14    
 
This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Viking Knot Ring - Pennsic War 2013
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 @ 5pm

Learn to make a Viking Knot ring.  
There are several different types of knot rings throughout history.  The one this class will focus on has been dated to the 9th - 11th century and comes from the Viking culture.

 If you have your own ring mandrel, chain nose, needle nose pliers or round nose pliers, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  1 hour.  Limited space.  

 

Book Signing - Tuesday, July 30, 2013 
Brush Creek Wool Works 5-7 pm
#85 Street of Gold, Pennsic War
Coopers Lake Campground, Slippery Rock PA  16057

Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

Beginning Wire Weaving - Pennsic War 2012
Wed, Aug 1    1:00 PM    AS 02    
Fri, Aug 3    2:00 PM    AS 05    
Sun, Aug 5    2:00 PM    AS 02    
Wed, Aug 8    2:00 PM    AS 11    

This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Aethelmearc War Practice - Saturday, May 19, 1012
10am-noon in the Bathhouse

This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

 Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
California University of Pennsylvania - Nov 8, 2011

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era (and throughout other times). If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts. The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  2 Hours.  

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

 Knot Ring - Saturday, October 29, 2011 - 2:30 pm
Autumn Artisan Challenge and Gold Chain Tourney


Learn to make a Knot ring from the Viking culture.  If you have your own ring mandrel, chain nose, needle nose pliers or round nose pliers, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  1 hour.  Limited space.  

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving - Monday, October 10, 2011 - 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Ross Community Center, Pittsburgh, PA

This class will teach beginning students to make intricate chains in the manner of the Vikings and other ancient cultures, without the need for heat or complicated tools.

With the techniques presented, you will learn to create items like the ones found in Viking burials and treasure hoards across the Nordic countries dating from the 9th century to the late 12th century. Wire chains made in this fashion have also been discovered in the British Isles (875 AD) and in the Roman, Greek and Byzantine civilizations from the 4th century BC to the 1st century AD. Timeless items can be created that are still beautiful and wearable today.  

If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. 

The  fee for the class includes the materials needed to complete the leather cord necklace. The number of students per class is limited to 10. The class lasts 2 Hours.  

To view this unique jewelry, please visit www.AncientWire.com/book.htm 

To register for the class, please contact Ross Township Community Center - 412-931-7055 ext 233 or 204.

To view The Ross Record on line, please visit http://www.ross.pa.us/ .  The class description is on page 29, and the registration form is on page 38.

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Book Signing - St. Sebastian Arts and Crafts Fair
St Sebastian will be holding an Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday, October 15, 2011.
I will be there signing Ancient Wire and Ancient Wire II.  I will have books and jewelry for sale.

St Sebastian, 311 Siebert Road, Pittsburgh, PA  15237

Helene Jacobs - Ancient Wire - Kick Spindle Spinning Wheel - book covers

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July 29 - August 14, 2011
 www.PennsicWar.org

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era (and throughout other times). If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts. The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  2 Hours.  

Saturday, August 6, 2011 @ 12 pm AS 09
Sunday, August 7, 2011 @ 11 am AS 09
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 @ 2 pm AS 09
Thursday, August 11, 2011 @ 11 am AS 09

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Advanced Wire Weaving
Thursday, August 11, 2011 at 4 pm
Livonia Smithery - Merchant Space 170

Anyone with prior knowledge of Viking Wire Weaving / Viking Chain Knitting is welcome - even if you just learned today! Students will have the option to learn hollow ovals, caged beads, flat rings or a bracelet. You can learn more than one, with time permitting. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  1 Hour.  Limited space.  

 

 

 

Knot Ring
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 4 pm
Livonia Smithery - Merchant Space 170

Learn to make a Knot ring from the Viking culture.  If you have your own ring mandrel, chain nose, needle nose pliers or round nose pliers, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  1 hour.  Limited space.  

 

 

Artisan's Row Wire Weaving Demonstration
Pennsic War
Tuesday, August 9th - 1-3 pm - A&S  6

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving - War Practice XXII - May 21, 2011
This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era (and throughout other times). If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts. The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  2 Hours.  

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Advanced Wire Weaving
Anyone with prior knowledge of Viking Wire Weaving / Viking Chain Knitting is welcome - even if you just learned today! Students will have the option to learn hollow ovals, caged beads, flat rings or a bracelet. You can learn more than one, with time permitting. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  1 Hour.  

 

 

 

 

Knot Ring - Castle Schola - March 5th, 2011
Learn to make a Knot ring from the Viking culture.  If you have your own ring mandrel, chain nose or needle nose pliers, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.

 

 

Advanced Wire Weaving
St Brigid's Faire - Saturday, October 16, 2010

Anyone with prior knowledge of Viking Wire Weaving / Viking Chain Knitting is welcome. Students will have the option to learn hollow ovals, caged beads, flat rings or bracelet. You can learn more than one, with time permitting. If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them. (Baroness Betha)

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2010 (www.PennsicWar.org)

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Artisan's Row - Wire Weaving Demonstration - Saturday, August 7 - All day event

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

 

Advanced Wire Weaving
Anyone with prior knowledge of Viking Wire Weaving is welcome.  This class will teach hollow ovals, caged beads and flat rings.  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  (Baroness Betha)  The class will be held at The Spanish Peacock, 144 Battle Road on Wednesday, August 11

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2009 (www.PennsicWar.org)

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Advanced Wire Weaving
Anyone with prior knowledge of Viking Wire Weaving is welcome.  This class will teach a bracelet based on an artifact that I own.  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.  (Baroness Betha)  The class will be held at The Lacemaker

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2008 (www.PennsicWar.org)

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Wire Caged Glass Beads / Cloven Orange - November 3, 2007
The Lacemaker - 134 North High Street, Cortland, OH 44410 - 800-747-2220

 

 

Ancient Wire Bracelet or Necklace - Wednesday, October 24, 2007 - 6:30-8:30 pm
St Athanasius School - 7 Wentworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA  15229 - 412-931-6633

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2007

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2006 (www.PennsicWar.org)

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning Wire Weaving
Pennsic War - July-August 2005

This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era ( and throughout other times).  If you have needlenose pliers and wire cutters, please bring them. Limited handouts.  The number of students per class is limited to 10, observers welcome.  If you need glasses for close or small work, please bring them.         (Baroness Betha)

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Jewelry Making I and II
JoAnn Fabrics - Ross Towne Center

Leather and Wire Bracelet or Necklace - This class will teach beginners to make chains in the style of those made in the Viking era and then place them on leather.

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Beginning and Advanced Wire Weaving
Community College  of Allegheny County - Community Education

Wire Weaving - Helene Jacobs

 

Spiral Necklace
Carnegie Museum of Natural History