New Class Schedule at Mana Beads for Oct-Nov

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

New Class Schedule at Mana Beads through Nov 4

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Amazonite Beaded Pendant

New Class Schedule at Mana Beads through September

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

New Class Schedule at Mana Beads for May-June

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

PKlein Jewelry Design

Spring & Summer Shows!

Upcoming Jewelry/Art Shows and Gem & Mineral Shows

I’m looking at my calendar filling up and find myself excited and looking forward to a nice schedule of both jewelry and gem shows coming up soon!

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New Class Schedule at Mana Beads March-April

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Beading Lom

New Class Schedule at Mana Beads Jan-Mar

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Crazy Coils Bracelet

Class Schedule at String Bead through December

I’m excited to now be teaching at String Bead in Chico, CA through the rest of the year! String Bead has a vibrant and diverse selection of classes and, as a guest teacher, I will mainly be teaching seed bead weaving and wire work there. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Class Schedule at Mana Beads through November

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Jeweler's Saw and Blades

CHART: How to Choose Your Jeweler’s Saw Blade Size

What size jeweler’s saw blade should I choose for my project?

This is a question I get quite often in classes or in emails from students who’ve found themselves at a pause in their work. The size of your jeweler’s saw blade depends on the thickness of the metal, and there are usually about four or fives sizes that would be appropriate for the task. The one you choose depends partly on what you have on hand and/or what size line you want to cut. Read more