Category Archives: Craft and Hobby Show

Retro Blooming Necklace

RETRO BLOOMING Necklace Workshop Created for CHA 2016 “Make a cutting edge leather necklace using components from the Tropical Punch line by John Bead Corp in association with Sizzix machines and brand new dies created by Jill MacKay.   Mixed media … Continue reading

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Global Chic Tapestry and Crystal

Global Chic Tapestry and Crystal Necklace for John Bead by CHA Designer Member: Carmi Cimicata This week we are participating in a special blog hop with nearly 60 Craft and Hobby Association (CHA) members from around the world who are coming … Continue reading

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John Bead Workshops in California for CHA

Friday January 8, 2016  6:00 PM – 8:30 PM SAMBALANSSO WITH SUZE Join free-spirited designer Suze Weinberg and learn how to mix bright colors to design an asymmetrical necklace created with high-tech components from the Tropical Punch collection by John Bead. Saturday January … Continue reading

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The Midnight Leaves Soutache Statement Necklace

Midnight Leaves This soutache statement necklace by Nancy Donaldson was commissioned to showcase our fabulous line of soutache cords.  The necklace was displayed in our “New Innovations” booth at the Craft and Hobby show earlier this month. In our It’s … Continue reading

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Tropical Muse by Brandi Jasmine

Tropical Muse by artisan Brandi Jasmine was commissioned by us for our 2015 events.  It was exciting to unveil her at the Craft and Hobby show this past weekend along with our brand new show booth. The theme was selected by … Continue reading

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The Latest from John Bead – Introducing Tropical Punch!

We at John Bead are stepping into the New Year by inviting you to take an imaginary trip to a faraway land that has been in the American spotlight for almost two decades. We are excited to introduce our new program inspired … Continue reading

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The Latest from John Bead

The New Year is here and by the time you receive this message we will be well on our way to exhibiting at our first trade show of 2015.  We are unveiling a brand new show booth with all new … Continue reading

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Are You Going to The Craft and Hobby Show?

John Bead will be there and we have two great workshops you can sign up for.  The conference registration begins tomorrow! Mega Show 2015: Conference & Education Artisan Workshop: Tropical Sensation Bracelet Friday January 9, 2015    3:30 PM – 5:30 … Continue reading

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At The Craft and Hobby Show!

This is a little peak at one end of the booth John Bead has at The Craft and Hobby Show.  They are at CHA until Tuesday.  Fernando DaSilva and Instant Glam sure do make it look wonderful!  The number of new designs … Continue reading

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John Bead at Craft and Hobby Show

Are you headed to California?  If you are and you are attending the Craft and Hobby show please pop by our booth for a visit! Fernando DaSilva will be demonstrating! Booth 2756

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