Lineage of Bead

July 23rd - 26th

Hilton Pasadena

Southern California’s number one Bead & Design show has an unrivaled exhibitor list and the top names in artisan bead making -galleries, workshops, merchant displays and design performances... READ MORE
 
10am-6pm daily | Fast Facts
Exhibitors:    

Dates & Times

July 23 - 26, 2015 • Thursday through Sunday • 10am to 6pm daily

Highlights

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

Location

Hilton Pasadena –$6 valet/self parking and special room rate available. Address  –168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, California, 91101

Workshops

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...

Registration

Easy online attendee registration, register online for expedited entry.

 

Featured Exhibitors

Pacific Silverworks

Highest quality sterling silver findings designed specifically for bead stores and jewelry designers; clasps and unique cones, bails and a vast assortment of components.

www.pacificsilverworks.com

Allene’s Beads

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.

www.allenesbeads.com

Saki Silver

Precise designs custom designed in Thailand; sterling silver and vermeil beads, showcasing their classic signature toggle clasps, spacers, gold-plated clasps, components, findings, necklaces, bracelets, and earrings; an eclectic collection of art deco and geometric shapes, circles, squares, and ovals.

www.sakisilver.com

Mountain-Robbins

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.

www.mountainrobbins.com


Featured Workshops


Workshop PhotoBlast Off To Saturn Fine Silver Earrings 

Instructor: Espie Buoncristiani
Art Clay Senior Instructor

Skill Level: All. Minimum age 18 years old
Dates/Times: July 23, from 9:00am to 1:00pm
Fees: $89 » (Must be paid in full at time of registration. Non-refundable after July 10, 2015.)

Have a "blast" creating a fun, modern pair of Fine Silver earrings. We will learn how to texture, layer and attach pieces while also working with delicate accents. Bezels with CZ's will be constructed and attached at the bottom, if you choose. They will be finished off with a pair of provided handmade sterling earwires. For questions and to... Read More


Workshop PhotoLariat

Instructor: Kim Fox
Kim is an award winning designer of finished jewelry and findings. She has been designing or making jewelry for most of her life. Her company HandFast Design by Kim Fox provides artisan designed and crafted clasps, cones and connectors. She has been addicted to kumihimo for about 6 years. From her... Read More

Skill Level: All
Dates/Times: July 24, from 9:00am to 1:00pm
Fees: 
$50 » Class fee
$68 » Kit fee

Create this vibrant lariat using multiple sizes of beads and seed beads. Learn how to make a design from the bottom up leaving you many options to include in future designs. In the class you will be well on your way to creating the first half of the lariat and will have complete instructions as to how to finish the piece. Make the lariat short and flirty or... Read More

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