Bead Fest Blog Presents:

Benefits of Creating Jewelry

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Greetings Bead Fest fans! We are extra excited today since Bead Fest Fall launches in just two days! Will you be joining us in Tacoma, Washington October 13-16 for a celebration of all things jewelry art? We sure hope you are! For our last minute attendees, you are welcome to register for any available workshop onsite at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, and the Expo will be open Friday – Sunday.

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Your Guide to Trendy & Affordable Workshops

Bead Fest Fall

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Greetings Bead Fest darlings! Here at the Bead Fest Headquarters, we are practically jumping up and down because Bead Fest Fall is only 2 weeks away! Can you believe it? And more importantly, are you joining us?! If you haven’t signed up yet, don’t sweat it. Some of our most popular workshops still have a few seats left—and they’re calling your name! Click here to register for Bead Fest Fall! Continue reading “Bead Fest Fall”

Instructor Spotlight:

Meredith Arnold

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Bead Fest Fall instructor, Meredith Arnold.
Happy Tuesday, Bead Fest fans! Here at the Bead Fest headquarters, we are getting our first taste of fall weather, and let me tell you, it has been wonderful! The cooler weather is a sweet reminder that October is inching up on us. Not only does that mean a month packed with apple picking, Halloween parties and we’ll admit it–a few pumpkin spice lattes–it means Bead Fest Fall is just a few weeks away! Have you registered yet?! If not, step on it because workshops have been filling up fast! Treat yourself NOW! Continue reading “Meredith Arnold”

Kelsy Vincent of Shipwreck Beads

Bead Fest Interviews

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Okay Bead Fest fans, we are super pumped about this one! As many of you probably know, Shipwreck Beads is basically paradise for anyone who adores creating jewelry, and we were lucky enough to interview the company’s social media guru and skilled jewelry art instructor, Kelsy Vincent. Kelsy also manages SWB’s beautiful and informative blog, Loose Ends presented by Shipwreck Beads. By the way, we will be answering exclusive questions for SWB’s blog, so stay tuned for more on this exciting collaboration! Continue reading “Bead Fest Interviews”


Come for the Jewelry Art, Stay for the Scenery!

Bead Fest Fall

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Happy Tuesday lovely Bead Fest fans! We hope your Labor Day weekend was packed with relaxation, cookouts and fun!

As sad as we are to say goodbye to summer, we are thrilled to be that much closer to Bead Fest Fall, happening October 13-16 in Tacoma, Washington! With over 100 educational workshop sessions, countless jewelry art exhibitors and a lineup of renowned instructors, how could Bead Fest Fall get any better!? To answer our own question, the unbeatable location! Continue reading “Bead Fest Fall”