Bead & Design

Gemstones • Minerals • Beads • Gold & Silver • Jewelry • Designer Goods • Antiquities

Garan-Beadagio, LLC produces ten shows annually, which have become the most innovative handcrafted bead and gem shows in the US. COLORS OF THE STONE is a companion show of TO BEAD TRUE BLUE that promotes gemcutters, mineral dealers, and jewelry designers who are at the top of their trade. Currently we are producing BEAD & DESIGN and ARTS & CRAFTS shows in Tucson, Pasadena, San Rafael, Santa Monica, and Walnut Creek. Exhibitors include beadmakers, artisans, designers, and merchants, exhibiting gemstones, minerals, beads, gold, silver, jewelry, designer goods, and antiquities. Workshops offered in design, mixed-media, and beadmaking.

Current Show List

Santa Monica Bead & Design Show
Apr 26-28, 2019 • Fairmont Santa Monica, 101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Everyone is welcome –bohemians, designers, and bead collectors. Explore the handmade arts, visit 150 artisan shops under one roof. Relax at the bar and socialize with other artful-minded souls —or watch designers and craftspeople demonstrate their work...

Pasadena Bead & Design Show
July 26 - 29, 2019 • Hilton Pasadena, 168 South Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
Shop and buy direct from artisans and tradespeople at excellent prices --beads, art clothing, jewelry, gemstones, textiles, findings, embellishments; the largest selection of handcrafted beads, art jewelry & gems, offered for the first time and by the artisans themselves

Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show
November 8 - 10, 2019 • Hilton Pasadena, 168 South Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
Pasadena's largest handcraft market includes hard to find small production wines, spirits, gourmet food market, and a stunning collection of special artisan gifts. A gift market extravaganza before the holidays!

Marin Arts & Crafts Show
November 15 - 17, 2019 • Marin Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA 94103
Celebrating the handcraft of design, it brings together the traditional techniques, natural colors and sustainable materials that give design its remarkable strength. Exhibitors are carefully-curated and chosen for their handcraft skills. and rejection of mass-produced products.

Colors of the Stone - To Bead True Blue - The Tucson Bead Show
February 1 - 8, 2020 • Casino Del Sol, 5655 West Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85757
It is a custom for designers to visit Tucson each year to buy gemstones, beads and jewelry. This coming year marks the seventeenth season of TO BEAD TRUE BLUE –the grande dame of bead shows. Beginning on February 1, 2020 it will be joined together with COLORS OF THE STONE and THE TUCSON BEAD SHOW...