See What’s New and Trendy in Jewelry Making for Bead Fest 2018

Bead Fest 2018 isn’t just for beaders! If you want to learn to water cast metal, weave chain maille, torch enamel, use a host of jewelry-making tools, or delve into many other skills and techniques, you can do that at Bead Fest 2018!  Read on for details about all the 100+ bead and jewelry workshops on offer and sign up today! Continue reading “See What’s New and Trendy in Jewelry Making for Bead Fest 2018”

Bead Fest 2018, Philadelphia – See What’s New and Happening!

Bead Fest 2018 is returning with all the things you love and have come to expect. You’ll find an awesome expo filled with all the beading and jewelry supplies you can’t wait to add to your studio. There will be non-stop jewelry and beading demonstrations happening on the expo floor. And, there’s a great line-up of workshops for every skill level and interest. Check out these workshops featuring new, trending, and hot topics sure to keep your skills up-to-date in the latest techniques and designs.
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Bead Fest Philly 2018 Workshops Are Live!

registration for BeadFest beading and jewelry-making workshops is now open!
Registration for Bead Fest workshops is open now!  Discover new beading and jewelry-making techniques and learn from the industry’s top teachers and experts. Plus, shopping! Dozens and dozens of vendors are bringing beads and other jewelry-making supplies from all over the world. Continue reading “Bead Fest Philly 2018 Workshops Are Live!”


November’s Birthstone

Natural Blue Topaz via TheWhimsicalOffshoot
November birthdays are often associated with topaz–a mystifying gemstone that represents love, affection and good energy. Topaz’s many positive qualities along with its undeniable beauty as a polished stone or in a raw state make it a coveted gem for many jewelry makers and crystal collectors. Ready to dive deeper into the world of topaz? Keep scrolling for more! Continue reading “November’s Birthstone”