Garan-Beadagio, LLC produces fourteen 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.
Colors of the Stone with To Bead True Blue
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...
Marin Arts & Crafts Show
Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2020 • 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.
Walnut Creek Bead & Design Show
Mar 27 - 29, 2020 • Crowne Plaza, 45 John Glenn Dr, Concord, CA
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...
Pasadena Bead & Design Show
July 24 - 26, 2020 • 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...