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New to Bead Fest? Here’s the scoop.

Bead Fest offers hands-on jewelry art workshops in a wide variety of techniques, with learning opportunities for all budgets and skill levels. Whether you’re a brand-new bead weaver, or an advanced metalsmith, you’ll find the perfect workshop to meet your needs at Bead Fest.

In addition to quality workshops, Bead Fest is known for its Expo—a jewelry artist’s paradise, overflowing with beads, gemstones, findings, trinkets, materials and tools from across the globe.

Visit Bead Fest for the opportunity to learn, shop and create in an encouraging and inspirational environment.

Mark your calendars – Join us: Bead Fest Philadelphia: August 15-19, 2018