Anne is back to teach Super Duo jewelry

Instructor:  Anne Jackson 

Class Date:Group Bracelet (Large)

Sunday, May 3, 2015

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Class Fee:  $25.00.

Kit Fee:       $10.00

Class Level:  Beginner

Maximum Class Size:  8 – Limited seating for the class.  Please call for reservations.  Additional class dates can easily be added.

The photograph is a representation of the bracelet that will be made in class.  There will be two color choices as shown above – purple iris or copper iris matte.

This is a great class to learn beading with the new 2-hole beads.  The kit includes all beads, beading thread, needles and clasp.  Instructions for the bracelet are very thorough with lots of graphics to help the student.

Please stop by Imagine to see the sample bracelets or, visit  www.imagineinbemus.com.   Bring your smile (and eyeglasses if needed) and come have an afternoon of fun.

Bemus is in Bloom Season Opener

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On Friday May 1st. through Sunday May3rd, Bemus will come to life with our annual kick-off event, Bemus is in Bloom. We will have our Petting Zoo and other activities. Get a peek at what’s new in the more than one dozen stores in the village. Each shop is distinctive and the passionate owners have been gathering goodies from all over the country to bring to Bemus. While Skillman’s opened the last weekend in February and GG My Love and Imagine! opened in April, the rest of the shops will start to come alive in May and June. Follow the yellow, blue and green balloons to find the stores that are anxious to welcome you in May.

Samples of our Designer Jewelry Lines

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Ann Egan Designs

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Michael Mischaud

Daphne Olive Designs

 

 

Made In America

As a local business, we strive to support our fellow Americans. Did you know that just one manufacturing job supports five other U.S. jobs? We take pride in promoting and selling American made products. 

michaud We can’t wait to share them with you. 

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Latest News: Behind the Scenes in Bemus

Convention Center in PHiladelphia where we shop,shop,shop.

Convention Center in Philadelphia where we shop for the store.

Cheese knive with gorgeous flare.

Cheese knife with gorgeous flare.

Ever wonder what goes on in Bemus during the off season? Well, for one, its 13 degress this morning. There are snowmobiles and ice fishermen on the lake. Last weekend, a father and his son were para-sailing across the ice. At Imagine! we are sprucing up the place. And we are shopping. Our most fun trip is to the Buyers Market of American Crafts where we explored 800 booths of stunning artisan crafted US and Canadian work.We found great stuff from 21 of our favorite artists and we added 10 new ones. We are off to more markets and will keep you posted. Can’t wait to show you all the goodies in May.

Daphne jewelry is big, bold and very light. Love.

Daphne jewelry is great big, bold and very light.

Ableman Glass

Ableman Glass

Award winning Arden necklace of multi-layered clay.

Award winning Arden jewelry of multi-layered clay.

Lake Erie Living Names us #7

Lake Erie Living

 

Did you see we were #7 in this month’s Lake Erie Living’s, 10 Great Boutiques, Galleries and Stores around the Lake? Just in case you need another reason to come and visit us this summer.

 

 

Learn Beach Glass or Cabachon Wire Wrapping By Appointment

photo (169)photo (35)celtic Learn to wire-wrap beautiful pendants from beach glass or stones. You can learn a simple wrap if you are a beginner or learn to cage them if you are more advancec. Dayle will show you how easy it is. You will wear your pendant home and maybe have time to make another one. Call Dayle for an appointment. 716-753-6779. Class is 10.00 per person per hour ( usually a 2 hour session) plus materials which are available at Imagine!. Bring along some friends and make it a party.Stop by the store to see samples.

Bemus T-Shirt : 50% Off , while they last!

Bemus TshirtThese are soft,soft and come in two colors;

Banana or Tahiti Blue.

Things to do in Bemus Point : SHOPPING!

 

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There are so many things to do in Bemus Point, like boating, dinning at one of the 9 restaurants, watching live entertainment on the floating stage, but don’t forget the shopping. There are 14 shops to choose from. Each of the shops has its own character, so there is a wide selection. They are specialty stores that feature gifts hand picked by really passionate shop keepers . Because of this, it is rare that you will  find the same item from store to store.

Imagine! is an artistic mix of mostly made-in-America, and/ or made in the county, and/ or made right at the store gifts. You will often find one of a kind gifts. The  collection is eclectic and includes collectible and vintage pieces as well as contemporary work. One of the shops’s specialties is a romantic selection of Estate Jewelry. Designer and statement jewelry are a favorite,too. Many pieces are made exclusively for the store. They range from fun and funky to upscale and artsy. In addition to jewelry, the shop showcases leather, wood and ceramic pieces as well as hand-dyed silk accessories including scarves, ponchos and ruanas. Hand-woven linen wraps and hand- knit, felted bags, hats and mittens are often on the shelves  . Glass is a favorite of the store owners and leaded, fused and blown glass are to be found throughout the shop. The place brings out your inner crafty so you might be inspired to make something of your own including beach glass jewelry, beaded or strung bracelets, rings or necklaces or you could learn to knit and crochet . There is a cozy section of the store where the coffee is always brewing and you can bring a project to work on or schedule a class for you and your friends. The store has evolved since it first opened in the spring of 2006 and it is easy to see the influence of the owner’s background in theater. Often customers will say that the shop is “different” “unique” like a “treasure hunt” “eye candy” Imagine! is just one of the the fun stores in Bemus. The village offers shopping the way it should be  where there are goodies waiting to be discovered that you won’t find just anywhere.IMG_2774photo (23)

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Welcome Back

After a winter break, we are excited to see everyone again. We want to catch up on what you have been doing over the winter, what have you been making? Did you travel? Also, we can’t wait to show you all the great things we found on our buying trips. And we put fresh paint on the walls so the shop looks light and airy. We are going to open the doors on Thursday April 2nd. and have a little open house on the Sat. the 6th.  So please stop by  have a cookie and say hi. We have new gifts arriving all spring.

Barrick Candles

Barrick Candles