For the 20th year of Bead Fest, we’re moving to Lancaster, Pennsylvania to a magnificent new facility with gorgeous environment. Jewellery artists of all talent stages can indulge in their resourceful passions with about 100 workshops and a Marketplace which is best for identifying bead and jewellery creating inspiration.
Make programs to find out and shop with your favourite instructors, artisans, and suppliers in the course of this exceptional encounter in the heart of Amish Place.
Find out and Be Motivated
Select from 100+ workshops with your favorite instructors and strategies. Beading and metalsmithing courses will be introduced about 4 times and all registered learners will acquire a Bead Fest Tote Bag with goodies from taking part sponsors. Deal with oneself to a workshop exactly where you can master a new talent or extend on a single of your favorite strategies. Special Grasp Classes with Julie Sanford and Edgar Lopez incorporate evening meal with your instructor together with other benefits.
Store the Market
The Marketplace is open up August 18-20th. Below you are going to discover all the beads, equipment, and supplies you require for your future job, all from your chosen artisans and bead and jewellery provide suppliers. There is an admission price for the marketplace—plan ahead and acquire gain of Early Bird pricing or indication up for a workshop that is 3+ hours prolonged to receive free of charge admission to the Marketplace. Unique strategy demonstrations and situations will also take place in the Marketplace. Arrive well prepared to absorb it all!
Study. Shop. Remain!
Make the most of your Bead Fest Experience and continue to be at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square. The lodge is linked to the conference centre and characteristics historic buildings within and around its possess new architecture. If you’re keeping for night activities at Bead Fest or taking an evening course, it is just a couple actions to your place. Or, collect your close friends for after-several hours beading periods in the spacious lobby. You can also soak up panoramic sights of downtown from the beautiful rooftop bar.
Although You’re in Lancaster
This is Pennsylvania Dutch Region, which is about an hour and 30 minutes if you are driving from Philadelphia, and considerably less by teach. Downtown Lancaster presents loads of chances for buying and eating, or you can tour the close by countryside. For farm fresh new taste, Lancaster Central Market place is open up Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. The market offers everything from artisan bread, coffee, and tea to farm produce and flowers. There are also numerous outlets, cafés, galleries, and extra to enjoy though you’re in town.
Join us for all this and so a great deal additional pleasurable at Bead Fest 2022!