Beading Boot Camp

Join the Fun - Learn New Stuff


Nancy Ransom and Dee Edwards will be running Basic Training for our new recruits and old hands.  These Saturday afternoon workshops will provide our experienced beaders opportunity to get to know and help our newer members learn or refine their their beading skills. The Boot Camp is free to all members.  It is not necessary to attend all sessions or stay for the complete session.  Just come to get what you need and leave the rest.   All members are invited to participate in this relaxed beading experience and share their knowledge and skills.  The Boot Camp will focus on peyote, right angle weave, herringbone and brick stitchch.  If you would like to participate please contact Dee Edwards or Nancy Ransom at the email addresses below.  Students will bring their own material. 


The Boot Camp will be on the second Saturday every other Month beginning in January

 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

 Actual Dates are:       


May 19th

July 14th

September 15th

November 10th 

November is Last Boot Camp for 2018

These dates are subject to change if we have in-town programs or other scheduling conflicts.

If weather is questionable call Dee Edwards, Nancy Ransom, or check the web page or facebook page.

Watch the website for additional Boot Camp dates.

Boot Camp Location

5905 Slater

Merriam, KS 66202

Just EAST of I-35 and just South of Johnson Drive on Slater

(behind the Walgreens)


Participants are asked to bring the following :



Size 10 Beading Needle

Size 8 seed beads - Several Contrasting Colors

Bead Mat


Wax/Thread Heaven


Questions?  Contact:

Dee Edwards  or Nancy Ransom

 Updated 3/24/2018