URU Clothing.
Terry Henry
An ensemble of handmade copper pieces and turquoise in traditional Southwest design by Patricia Healey.
Taxco sterling silver in hummingbird design by Ignacio Gomez.
Jacket made from antique ethnographic textiles from Suzi Click.
Antique gold jewelry from Elle of California.
Mixed-media Necklace by Mountain-Robbins Studio :: Glass beads, metal charms, African brass, Tibetan silver, and Baltic amber.
Hand-sewn multi tiered gypsy style skirts from Anna Konya.
Mixed-media necklace with lampworked beads metal charms and pearls created by Judie mountain.
Taxco silver and turquoise cuff from Design Import.
Hill Tribe Silver jewelry from Anantara.
Winged Silver Pendant with Gem Silica Chrysocolla and Malachite from Robert Lopez.

Santa Monica Bead & Design Show -- Begins In 2019/04/26 10:00

April 26-28, 2019 • Fairmont Santa Monica, 101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA • Friday through Sunday
Friday & Saturday 10am to 6pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm

Jewelry artisans, fashion designers, fabric artists, lapidary studios, emerging artists and artisan suppliers –showcasing their newest creations –art jewelry, artistic beads, hand-printed textiles, and fine gemstones. There are over 150 artisan booths, galleries, merchant displays; with ongoing demos by artisans.

15,000 square feet of exhibit space, 150 exhibits, $10 admission at the door (good for all 3 days).

Advanced Tickets On Sale - $8
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Pasadena Bead & Design Show -- Begins In 2019/07/26 10:00

July 26-28, 2019 • Hilton Pasadena, 168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA • Fri-Sun, 10am-6pm daily.

Open to the public --everyone is welcome. Shop and buy direct from artisans and tradespeople at excellent prices --beads, art clothing, jewelry, gemstones, textiles, findings, embellishments; the largest selection of handcrafted beads, art jewelry & gems, offered for the first time and by the artisans themselves; an array of designer accessories such as felted hats, artwear, hand-dyed silks, hand tooled leather, and eco-dyed & upcycled clothing.

30,000 square feet of exhibit space, 300 exhibits, 150 workshops, $10 admission at the door (good for all 3 days).

Advanced Tickets On Sale - $8
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Pasadena Arts & Crafs Show -- Begins In 2019/11/08 10:00

November 8-10, 2019 • Hilton Pasadena, 168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA • Fri-Sun, 10am-6pm daily.

Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show was established by artisans who were inspired by the Arts & Crafts Movement. They wanted to offer special artisan gifts --jewelry, clothing, decor, and handcrafted products --direct from the artists, artisans, and tradespeople. Be sure to attend this gift market extravaganza --just in time for the holidays –with many fine creations from which to choose.

30,000 square feet of exhibit space, 300 exhibits, 150 workshops, $10 admission at the door (good for all 3 days).

Advanced Tickets On Sale - $8
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Marin Arts & Crafts Show -- Begins In 2019/11/15 10:00

November 15-17, 2019 • Marin Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA • Fri-Sun, 10am-6pm daily.

Marin Arts & Crafts Show presents the primary components of artisan handcraft. Celebrating the handcraft of design, it brings together the traditional techniques, natural colors and sustainable materials that give design its remarkable strength. Exhibitors are carefully-curated and chosen for their handcraft skills and rejection of mass-produced products. The products include textiles, stained glass, furniture, ceramics, metalwork, jewelry, recovered architectural objects, repurposed wood and iron, clothing, artifacts, estate finds, photography, paintings and sculpture.

Free Admission
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To Bead True Blue -- Begins In 2020/02/01 10:00

Feb 1 - Feb 8, 2020 • Casino Del Sol Resort, 5655 W Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ • 10am-6pm daily.

It is a custom for designers to visit Tucson each year to buy gemstones, beads and jewelry. This coming year marks the seventeenth season of TO BEAD TRUE BLUE –the grande dame of bead shows. The Tucson Bead Show joins To Bead True Blue and Colors of the Stone again at Casino Del Sol. See the largest selection of exhibits and workshops in one location –three shows combined with 1000 exhibits and workshops: To Bead True Blue, The Tucson Bead Show, and Colors of the Stone.

1000 exhibits and workshops, free admission.

Free Admission
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What People Say

...shows have a rich diversity...over six hundred vendors represent some forty-eight countries, sell gems, carvings, contemporary glass, enameled beads to African trade beads...Robert K. Liu, Ornament Magazine
If you're looking to build your bead wardrobe...look for the Lipstick Ranch, which specializes in handmade and hand-painted rusted iron pendants shaped like classic pistols, cowgirls and bull's heads...Emili Vesilind, Los Angeles Times
Dennis Lam, from Beauty and the Beads… described the attendees at the Pasadena show as ‘very nice’ with ‘good energy.’Taylor Gonzales, PCC Courier
Lillian Todaro displayed her stunning bead sculpture – what she calls wearable art – alongside the numerous books she has written on the subject. These time consuming pieces are one-of-a-kind and some take over 50 hours to create but she is happy to share her craft...Veronica An, Pasadena Now