It was touch and go as to whether we were going to be able to run a Dotty Beads party for Izzy and her friends as the weather seemed to be against us. Do you remember all the snow that fell? Izzy’s party was the next day. Fortunately the main roads from Weymouth to Beaminster were [...]
Looking for Christmas ideas? We created these lovely Christmas candles this weekend – they look fabulous as festive table decorations and make great gifts too! Well done, Dotty Beaders! Perhaps you would like to join us for our next Christmas themed workshop Sunday 25 November? We have now moved into our new venue – further details on the website.
No-one else in Weymouth can offer you a larger selction of glass beads and findings for making your own jewellery! If summer continues to think its winter, then you may be looking for something to do – in the DRY! Come and see us at one of the Dotty Beads workshops…..
What a sight for sore eyes! Look at all these beautiful Shamballa type bracelets made at the workshop yesterday Fancy joining us next time?
Busy, busy at the club/shop today! Some people brought their projects in to complete and whilst others made jewellery for themselves or friends. Its always such a lovely, relaxed atmosphere! Lots of chit chat and sharing of advice and opions – and I was able to do ‘running repairs’ on items, which was useful. Quite [...]
Fancy making a necklace to go with a favourite outfit? It’s easier than you think! All our Dotty Bead workshops offer as much help as you need for creating that ‘something special’ whether its for yourself, a friend, a sister. Each project is different and all materials are included – give it a go! You [...]
Children’s jewellery parties with Dotty Beads have been very popular this month Did a fabulous party for Imogen and her friends – I think we’re all little girls at heart – Imogen’s mum had to make a bracelet, too!)
Mother’s Day is sneaking up on us – looking for a handmade gift in Weymouth this month? At Dotty Beads we are going to be making a gorgeous piece of jewellery – a beautiful cuff of your own design! The picture shows you just an example, but with the huge range of glass beads available [...]
A warm welcome awaited those who came to our first jewellery-making club meeting (as opposed to a workshop). It worked really well as help was on hand if needed whilst people worked on their own projects. I had been asked to do some repair work on a couple of items so that kept me occupied! [...]
A really warm welcome to the launch of this fabulous new website! Dotty Beads run jewellery making workshops in Weymouth, Dorset. You’ll find all dates available which you can easily book on-line. Sign up to the newsletter too, and keep an eye on this developing site – we’ll not only be offering workshops, but parties for adults and [...]