Each show exhibits high-quality, original, handmade beads, gemstones, jewelry, clothing, textiles, antiquities, and vintage items. Exhibitors include beadmakers, artisans, designers, and selected merchants. Workshops are offered in jewelry design, mixed-media, beadmaking, and weaving.

Bead Elements and Design Show
May 6 - 8, 2016 • Fess Parker Doubletree, 633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara CA 93103
Entwines form and pattern, artisanship and handcraft, into original design. Attendees will find 250 artisan galleries exhibiting handmade beads, jewelry, clothes, accessories, furnishings and textiles…

Pasadena Bead and Design Show
July 28 - 31, 2016 • Hilton Pasadena, 168 South Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
Handmade, artistic, vintage and antique beads • Jewelry, gemstones, art clothing, designer components • Wholesale beads & supplies • 300 artisan booths, galleries, merchant displays…

NEW Costa Mesa/Orange County Bead and Design Show
August 12 - 14, 2016 • Hilton Costa Mesa, 3050 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Beads, clothing, gemstones, gold & silver, textiles, findings, antiquities, and artisan resources. Wholesale & Retail • 300 artisan booths, merchants, and workshops. Contact us for details.

Bead and Boutique Arts Show
August 26-28, 2016 • Hilton Concord, 1970 Diamond Blvd, Concord, California 94520
Over 200 artisan boutiques, galleries & merchant displays showcasing original artistic beads, clothing, textiles, gemstones, jewelry, antiquities & collectibles from all over the world…

To Bead True Blue
January 28 - February 4 2017 • Doubletree Reid Park, 445 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711
500 artisan booths, galleries, merchant displays • Beadmakers, gemcutters, jewelry artists, metalworkers • Textile & fiber artists • Rarely-exhibited lampwork glass bead masterpieces…

The Tucson Bead Show
January-February 2017 • Radisson Suites, 6555 East Speedway Blvd, Tucson AZ 85710
The Tucson Bead Show is bead design • Beadmaking, jewelry & fashion design, lapidary, textiles, clay, fiber, millinery, antiquities, and a myriad of trade and bead craft supplies...