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 Pasadena, 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.
Walnut Creek Bead & Design Show
October 5-7, 2018 • Marriott, 2355 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Everyone is welcome –bohemians, designers, and bead collectors. Explore the handmade arts, visit 200 artisan shops under one roof. Relax at the bar and socialize with other artful-minded souls —or watch designers and craftspeople demonstrate their work...
Santa Monica Bead & Design Show
October 19 - 21, 2018 • Le Meridien Delfina Hotel, 530 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405
One-of-a-kind accessories including art jewelry, gems, lampwork beads, vintage and upcycled clothing, eco-dyed fabrics, handwoven textiles, embellishments, resources, and mixed media...
Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show
November 9 - 11, 2018 • 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!
Pasadena Bead & Design Show
January 18 - 20, 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...
Colors of the Stone / To Bead True Blue
February 2 - 9, 2019 • 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 fifteenth season of TO BEAD TRUE BLUE –the grande dame of bead shows. Beginning on January 27, 2018 it will be joined together with COLORS OF THE STONE, a new gem show...