The Stars of the Pasadena Bead & Design Show

first_img Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Bead and design lovers will flock to the Hilton Pasadena this July 25 to 28 for the Pasadena Bead and Design Show, and with 300 artisan booths, galleries, and merchant displays offering handmade, artistic, and vintage bead, jewelry, gemstones, art clothing and more, the event is going to be huge.With the hundreds of exhibitors on parade at the show, there are a number stars that are worth a visit.These featured exhibitors include:Paula RadkeDistinctive multicolored glass beads and handcrafted dichroic glass jewelry. Paula will also be featuring the ground-breaking new product Glass Clay.www.paularadke.comAllene’s BeadsShowcasing the work of American and European bead artists in mediums of ceramic, porcelain and glass, all of the pieces are handmade and one-of-a-kind.www.allenesbeads.comElemental AdornmentsFine silver lockets, miniature birdhouses, hearts, and one-of-a-kind findings created by Christi Anderson.www.elementaladornments.comMountain-RobbinsJudie Mountain and Wayne Robbins collaborate in creating focal pieces, findings, exceptional lampwork glass beads and one of a kind finished jewelry. Their collection showcases work that is textural, multi-culturally inspired and quietly echoes the past.www.mountainrobbins.comThese 4 may be the featured exhibitors of the event, but that’s not to say the other exhibitors are not as equally talented or worthy. All participants in the bead show are worth a look-see, and none should be missed. Some of these are:7 Hands DesignWearable art clothing by Lindy Lopez. California Ballroom #C186A Bead CarnivalDirect importers of wholesale beads including a cosmic assortment of vintage beads, Czech Fire Polish, Fantasy Glass, bead and jewelry tools and supplies, Swarovski crystal, wood and bone beads and many more. Santa Barbara Roomwww.abcdirectbeads.comBeads CreationInspiring metal findings, beads and components for your jewelry creations. Semi Precious Stones in all kinds of shapes– sharp, round, faceted, oval, fancy plain cut and more. As well as Czech Glass Beads in rondelles, rounds, drilled and more. Pacific Ballroom #P259-260Arabesque Custom BeadworkIntense, intricate, and elaborate, one-of-a-kind, hand stitched, beadwork jewelry, showcased in a mosaic of colors and [email protected] JewelsBeautifully detailed silver jewelry and components made with antique silver spoons.Jan Badgley DesignWearable felted wool clothing and accessories as featured on my web-site. In the tradition of Barbara de Jounge.JanBdesign.comMichelle DavisHandmade lampworked beads capturing the color and textural properties of glass into a wearable art form. Skylight Arcade #A8The Eye Catcher DesignsOne-of-a-kind resin coated paper focal pieces and pendants along with magnetic holders made by Kathy Dorocher.XAZ BeadsAmazing handmade Raku fired porcelain beads and pendants of all shapes and sizes. All beads are individually made and fired by the owner, Amy Mealey.www.xazbead.comYongjia CoGemstone pendants and unique pearl necklaces in a variety of shapes, styles, and sizes.Z Designs in GlassGeorgia-based artisan, Joanne Zekowski creates lampwork beads that are organic, earthy, and simply beautiful. International BallroomThese are but a handful of exhibitors to be present at the Pasadena Bead & Design Show, with many more to see and visit at the event itself. There are also workshops and classes on do-it-yourself projects, design performances, and “make & takes” in jewelry design, beadmaking, clay, fiber arts, crystal setting, color-on-metal, mixed media, hat making, wirework and more.This is one event that designers and bead lovers should not miss. Register now online at for expedited entry.The Hilton Pasadena is located at 168 Los Robles Ave., and entrance is at $6. Valet and self-parking is available with special room rate given to those who wish to stay the night.For more information, visit or call (530) 274-2222. 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