Sunday, April 30, 2017

May 2017 NBS Project

[NebraskaBeadSociety] NBS is meeting on the second floor of the Seasons at Eastmont Towers, 6311 &O Street. Please join us!  May 18, 2017 at 7pm.  

Laura McCabe graciously is allowing the NBS to make the following earrings at the May meeting.

Laura McCabe pattern 2

Supplies:

Supply List
Materials:
  • 11o Japanese cylinder beads
    - (shiny black), 3g
    - (metallic silver), 1g
  • 15o round Japanese seed beads
    - (shiny black), 50 beads
    - (metallic silver), 10 beads - 

    - (shiny gold), 70 beads 
    -15o gold czech charlottes - 150 beads


    • 39ss or 8mm Swarovski rivolis, 2 stones
    • French hook ear wires, 1 pair


 

NBS April 2017 Minutes


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April 20, 2017

Call to Order: President, Kim D., called the meeting to order.

Treasurer’s Report: Report given by Kathi.

Laura McCabe 2017 workshop
·      Kim D. will pick up Laura at airport Friday morning.
·      Mona will have Fri. evening get together
·      Eastmont will provide coffee, ice water, and iced tea.
·      Kathi will take Laura to the airport on Monday

May Meeting: Will be officer election.

Upcoming Meetings:
           
May 2017                    Jenny -McCabe Deco Triangle Earring (permission granted)
June 2017                   Chris
July 2017                    G.I. Gals
August 2017              
September 2017       Julie

Adjournment:
As there was no further business, the business meeting was adjourned.  Joan taught a pendant project inspired by the Kate McKinnon explosion technique.

Submitted by Jenny Minchow, Secretary

Sunday, April 9, 2017

April 2017 NBS Project

[NebraskaBeadSociety] NBS is meeting on the second floor of the Seasons at Eastmont Towers, 6311 &O Street. Please join us!  April 20, 2017 at 7pm.  

Joan will teach the following pendant or broach:

 Supplies:

  • 1 Size 18mm crystal Rivoli 

  • Size 11 Delicas 10g (all one color or 7 g of one color, 3 grams of second color

    Size 15 seed beads

    12- crystal bicones

March 2017 NBS Minutes


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March 16, 2017

Call to Order: President, Kim D., called the meeting to order.

Laura McCabe 2017 workshop
·      Kim D. will pick up Laura at airport Friday morning.
·      Mona offered to have Fri. evening get together
·      Eastmont will provide coffee, ice water, and iced tea.

Saturday April 22: Egyptian Revival Necklace

Sunday April 23: Deco Darling Bracelet

 
Upcoming Meetings:
           
April 2017                  Joan Supplies: 18 mm crystal, 10 g delica (all one color or 7g one color and 3 g another color) size 15 seed bead for bezel, bicone crystals - 12
April 22,23, 2017       Laura McCabe workshop
May 2017                   
June 2017                   Chris
July 2017                    G.I. Gals
August 2017              
September 2017       Julie

Adjournment:
As there was no further business, the business meeting was adjourned.  Kim taught the spiral magatama project.

Submitted by Jenny Minchow, Secretary

Sunday, March 12, 2017

February Minutes of NBS


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February 16, 2017

Call to Order: President, Kim D., called the meeting to order.

Treasurer’s Report:  Kathi gave the Treasurer’s Report. 

Laura McCabe 2017 workshop – At the January meeting the following projects were agreed upon:
Saturday April 22: Egyptian Revival Necklace


Sunday April 23: Deco Darling Bracelet

·      Kim D. will pick up Laura at airport
·      Mona offered to have Fri. evening get together
·      Mona will check with Eastmont about beverages
·      Mona will bring extra electrical cords and power strips
·      Kathi will make hotel reservations when flight times are known
·      Kathi will bring coffee and bagels if Eastmont service does not work out


Upcoming Meetings:

March 2017                Kim B – Supplies: Coordinating colors of Size 6, 8, 11, 15, Delica, and Magatamas
April 2017                  Joan
April 22,23, 2017       Laura McCabe workshop
May 2017                   
June 2017                   Chris
July 2017                    G.I. Gals
August 2017              
September 2017       Julie

Adjournment:
As there was no further business, the business meeting was adjourned.  Mona taught how to make bead boards out of steering wheel covers.

Submitted by Jenny Minchow, Secretary

Thursday, January 19, 2017

NBS Project January 19, 2017

For tonight's  meeting,
  • Bring your bead storage ideas and,
  • Larger beads, firepolish or crystals or other and matching smaller beads 11's for the lower point 
    and non matching 11's for the beads allowing the smaller heart to hang.
    Mary

Monday, January 16, 2017

NBS Minutes 12/15/2016


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December 15, 2016

Call to Order: President, Kim D., called the meeting to order.

Treasurer’s Report:  Kathi gave the Treasurer’s Report. 

BYLAWS AMENDMENT:
A motion was made and seconded that beginning June 1, 2017:
·      Past presidents will pay dues, current president will not pay dues.
·      Annual dues were increased from $18 to $25.  Dues will be due in June.
Members voted and motion carried.

Member at Large position will remain open until next election of officers.

Laura McCabe 2017 workshop – Laura does her designing of new projects at the first of each year, so she has not sent project suggestions yet.  It was decided that after the February meeting any open slots could be filled by non-members at a cost of $55 per day.

Upcoming Meetings:

January 2017             Mary R.
February 2017           Mona – Bead work surface
March 2017                Kim B
April 2017                  Joan
April 22,23, 2017       Laura McCabe workshop
May 2017                   
June 2017                   Chris
July 2017                    G.I. Gals
August 2017              
September 2017       Julie

Adjournment:
As there was no further business, the business meeting was adjourned.  A social hour of visiting and Christmas treats was shared.

Submitted by Jenny Minchow, Secretary