Join us at our Special Events – starting with the kickoffs to the Show week – this year, try a little soup – Bead Soup that is – on Monday and Tuesday evenings, June 3 and 4.
Our most popular event is the Meet the Teachers Reception, Wednesday night, June 5,...so many teachers to visit and kits to buy...and a beautiful gift from Swarovski.
Sponsored by SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.
Friday evening, June 7, the hottest event of the Show – our Flame On for Breast Cancer Research – Lampworking Madness – and madness it is when our celebrity lampworkers put their talents to the torch and dazzle us with their beads and sculptural items. Check out our new lower price for Flame On tickets.
Sponsored through the generosity of the Arrow Springs staff and the glass community.
Saturday evening, June 8, – it’s all about the Bead Social – Live and Silent Auctions – All items from the Flame On are auctioned off at Saturday evening’s Bead Social.
Sponsored by Rio Grande.
Join us for the annual Meet the Teachers Reception
, Silent Auction, Private Shopping Preview, Lampworking Madness, the Bead Social, and new in 2013, Bead Soup. To learn more about each event, just click on its title.
This year's event features special exhibits from The International Society of Glass Beadmakers (ISGB), and a Japanese Kimono, designed and bead woven by Takako Sako.
Just click on the Event name to read more.
Each year, Bead&Button magazine
sponsors Bead Dreams, a juried competition of exceptional bead artistry from around the world. We display the accepted pieces at the Bead&Button Show and award ribbons in nine categories. Learn more »
The Show, along with other bead artists, is committed to join the fight against breast cancer. Donate to this worthy cause during the Show. All proceeded will be used for breast-cancer research. Learn more »
Click on the links for more information.