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Wed, Oct 11

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Clarkston Zen

Beading Bracelets of three

Stretchy beading class with three specialty bracelets to take home and show off!

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Beading Bracelets of three
Beading Bracelets of three

Time & Location

Oct 11, 2023, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Clarkston Zen, 5897 Dixie Hwy, City of the Village of Clarkston, MI 48346, USA

About the event

Sit back with all supplies included to make these beautiful stretchy bracelets for yourself or a gift! Zen out with us and enjoy tea coffee or byob this class is an hour and half and will be in our beautiful boutique classroom.

**The Therapeutic Benefits of Beading Bracelets**:

**1. Mindfulness and Concentration**:

Creating beaded bracelets requires a focused mind, aiding in anchoring the present moment. This practice can serve as a form of meditation, redirecting one's attention away from overwhelming thoughts and towards the task at hand.

**2. Fine Motor Skill Development**:

Picking up and threading small beads helps improve hand-eye coordination and refines the dexterity of the fingers. This makes beading especially beneficial for individuals recovering from certain injuries or living with conditions that affect their fine motor skills.

**3. Sense of Accomplishment**:

Completing a bracelet gives a tangible sense of achievement. This boost in self-esteem and confidence can be therapeutic, especially for individuals facing challenges in other areas of their lives.

**4. Creative Expression**:

Choosing colors, patterns, and styles for bracelets allows for personal expression. This creative outlet can serve as a means of self-discovery and self-expression, providing insight into one's feelings and emotions.

**5. Tactile Stimulation**:

The act of handling various bead textures and materials can be soothing. Different shapes, sizes, and temperatures of beads can offer a diverse sensory experience.

**6. Emotional Processing and Symbolism**:

Beads can be chosen to symbolize different things, such as feelings, people, or intentions. Creating a bracelet with a specific purpose or meaning can help in processing emotions or commemorating significant life events.

**7. Social Connection**:

Beading in a group setting, like a workshop or class, promotes social interaction. Sharing techniques, patterns, or simply chatting while crafting can foster connections and reduce feelings of isolation.

**8. Cognitive Benefits**:

Planning and designing a bracelet involves pattern recognition, counting, and sequencing, all of which engage and stimulate the brain.

**9. Stress Reduction**:

The rhythmic and repetitive nature of beading can activate the body's relaxation response, reducing the levels of stress hormones and promoting a feeling of calm.

**10. Therapeutic Ritual**:

For some, beading can become a ritualistic activity, providing structure and a comforting routine that can be turned to in times of stress or unease.

**In Conclusion**:

Beading bracelets is not just a craft; it's a therapeutic activity that offers a plethora of psychological, emotional, and cognitive benefits. Whether approached as a hobby or as a form of therapy, it's a fulfilling practice that enriches the mind, body, and soul.

Tickets

  • Beading class

    Beading bracelets

    $36.00
    +$0.90 service fee

Total

$0.00

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