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Q&A with Beth Simmons of Shipwreck Beads

Shipwreck Beads Showroom
The countdown to Bead Fest Tacoma is in full swing, and we’re so excited to be traveling back to the Pacific Northwest in just a few weeks! We’re beyond thrilled to announce that Shipwreck Beads is sponsoring the Inspiration Playground once again, and they are going all out this year. Continue reading “Q&A with Beth Simmons of Shipwreck Beads”

Meet our NEW Tacoma instructor!

Q&A: Sarah Thompson

Sarah Thompson’s Tidal Wave Bracelet
Summer may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself to an inspiring getaway! Bead Fest Tacoma is an all-inclusive jewelry experience featuring hands-on workshops, one-of-a-kind shopping, bonding time with your fellow jewelry lovers and instructors, plus the chance to explore scenic Tacoma, WA! Continue reading “Q&A: Sarah Thompson”

Exhibitor Spotlight

Gemstone Q&A: Gary B. Wilson

Leland blue & variscite gemstones from Gary B. Wilson | Source
Bead Fest Philadelphia is just around the corner (kickoff is August 16!), and we’re beyond excited to explore the inspiration in this year’s Expo. If you have yet to experience a Bead Fest Philadelphia Expo, it’s basically a jewelry-lover’s paradise where you can shop nearly 200 unique exhibitors, learn in educational demos, meet new creative pals and even create jewelry for just $5 in the Beadalon Inspiration playground! Continue reading “Gemstone Q&A: Gary B. Wilson”