|Lineage of Bead|
January 16th - 19th
January 16-19, 2014 • Thursday through Sunday • 10am to 6pm daily
300 artisan booths, galleries, merchant displays • Handmade, artistic, vintage and antique beads, jewelry, gemstones, art clothing, designer components • Established and emerging artisans • Wholesale beads, supplies, findings • This is a not-to-be-missed event for everyone
Workshops and classes, do-it-yourself projects, design performances, and "make & takes" in jewelry design, beadmaking, clay, fiber arts, crystal setting, color-on-metal, mixed media, hat making, wirework...
Easy online attendee registration, register online for expedited entry.
Polymer clay beads by artist Klew Lewis. Klew is well known for her innovative bead designs.
Showcasing the work of American and European bead artists in mediums of ceramic, porcelain and glass, all of the pieces are handmade and one-of-a-kind.
Specializing in wire techniques, Kat welcomes you to the world of handcrafted art in wire design, sculpting, forging, texturing, weaving, and patina techniques.
Judie Mountain and Wayne Robbins collaborate in creating focal pieces, findings, exceptional lampwork glass beads and one of a kind finished jewelry. Their collection showcases work that is textural, multi-culturally inspired and quietly echos the past.
Elements of Jewelry Design
Instructor: Merilou Jenkins
Merilou Jenkins holds a BA in Art, an MA in Art History and a JD degree. She has been a state credentialed art teacher for over 40 years and has been exhibiting in the Laguna Beach Art-a-Fair for the past 10 years and is the recipient of numerous national awards... Read More
Skill Level: All
Dates/Times: January 16, from 10:00am to 1:00pm
$80 » Workshop fee All fees must be paid in full at time of registration. (Non refundable after Dec 15, 2013.)
$55 » Materials fee
Create a one-of-a-kind necklace while learning the basics of design in this unusual class. Merilou will go over basic design techniques as well as jewelry construction tips while you make and take this uncommon ethnic necklace. For more information and to register click on the link below or call 951.634.4302 or 951.674.2178. Class size limited to 10... Read More
"Sunflower" focal bead/brooch
Instructor: Eriko Page
Polymer Clay Artist and owner of Heart & Hand.
Skill Level: All
Dates/Times: January 18, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
In this workshop students will learn polymer clay color mixing, and millifiore caning techniques and sculptural cane composition and use of specialty tools. Students will construct a petal cane and experience how to apply cane slices in a dimensional composition to create one-of-a-kind floral focal pieces. In addition students will explore finishing options.... Read More