WELCOME
 
 
 
 
It's August and that means it's time for a new class schedule and an update on our stock. We still have some $1 firepolish left from our sale, so be sure to stop by and grab some before it's gone! Plus we have tons of new stock including labradorite, pouches, bags and knickknacks galore! There's lots to celebrate at Touchstone Beads! 
We hope to see you in-store this month, but if you can't make it, be sure to visit us online on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and our website
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LABRADORITE
 
 
 
Catch the amazing prices on our latest shipment of labradorite before they're gone! We purchased 50 kilos of beautiful labradorite specimens and they're ready for purchase! 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW IN-STOCK
 
 
 
 
Our shipment of labradorite came alongside a shipment of wonderful odds and ends. Some of these cute knickknacks were a restock, while others were brand new. We have carved wooden bows and sling shots in animal shapes, wooden coin purses, jewelry boxes, journals, a Himalayan salt lamp, wallets, beaded earrings and much more! Stop by the showroom to see them all. 
 
 
 
 
Monthly Classes 
 
 
 
 
Our weekly beading classes are a popular attraction at the store. We premiere the schedule each month in this newsletter and post weekly events on Facebook for attendees to use as reminders. Subscribe to our events page to be notified as soon as we add an event. To reserve your spot in a class give us a call at 1-417-881-0223!  Each class requires a $10 deposit unless otherwise stated. All supplies must be purchased at Touchstone. Act as quickly as possible as seating is very limited! 
 
 
 
 
 
Wire Wrapped Pendant
August 5 - 3:00 p.m.
Join Wanda and learn to make wire wrapped pendants for undrilled stones. Capture your favorite stone with sterling silver or craft plated wire. A $10 fee is required for registration. Total estimated cost of supplies is $20-$25 depending on the materials chosen.
Seat Limit: 4
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tree of Life
August 12 - 3:00 p.m.
Learn to make a lustrous pendant with wire and crystal beads. Wanda will be there to guide you through putting your spin on this popular design. A $10 fee is required for registration. Total estimated cost of supplies is $20-$25 depending on the materials chosen.
Seat Limit: 6 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Square Knot Necklace 
August 26 - 10:00 a.m.
Make this hemp necklace alongside Maddie. You’ll learn to create a macrame-style square knot that integrates large hole beads and a pendant of your choice. A $10 deposit is required for registration. Total estimated cost of supplies is $15-$20 depending on the materials chosen.
Seat Limit: 5
 
 
 
 
 
Basic Bead Stringing
August 5 - 10:00 a.m.
If you're new to the beading world,
this is the class for you. Learn the basics of beading structure, as well as wire stringing, clasp options and attaching crimps. A $10 deposit is required for registration and will go toward purchase of supplies. Total estimated cost of supplies is $15-$20 depending on the materials chosen.

Seat Limit: 6
 
 
 
 
 
 
Macrame Pendant
August 12 - 10:00 a.m.
Join Maddie for her latest macrame class. Learn to use a macrame knot to wrap a cabachon with hemp cord. A $10 deposit is required for registration and will go toward the purchase of supplies. Total estimated cost of supplies is $10-$15 depending on materials chosen. 
Seat Limit: 5
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tin Roof Bracelet
August 19 - 10:00 a.m.
Join Jennifer to learn a unique variation of right angle weave to create this versatile bracelet. All skill levels welcome. A $10 deposit is required for registration and will go toward purchase of supplies. Total estimated cost of supplies is $30 depending on the materials chosen. Estimated price does not include cost of needle and thread. 
Seat Limit: 5
 
 
 
 
 
 
Crystal Waves Bracelet
August 26 - 3:00 p.m.
Learn to craft this delicate bracelet made with wrapped wire and Swarovski crystal beads. This is a great project for beginners! A $10 fee is required for registration. Total estimated cost of supplies is $20-$30 depending on the materials chosen. Necessary tools will be provided!.
Seat Limit: 4
 
 
 
Download the August class schedule!
 
 
 
 
One Last Thing! 
 
 
 
 
Thank you so much for joining us once again! We're still looking for customer submissions! If you have a finished piece you'd like us to share, don't hesitate to submit them by replying to this email or sending them to us on Facebook. Next edition: September class schedule and more new items! If you haven't already, please subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on social media. We've got all sorts of things cooking on Facebook and Instagram three times a week. Links are below. 
See ya next time! 
 
 
 
 
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