Bead Art Fair
It will be varied and inspiring! You’ll find special guests giving master workshops, jewelry designers and artisans from many countries, lampworkers and quality shops for beads and findings. In addition, a large exhibition of jewelry and live...
BEADERS BEST Bead Art Fair 2017
Learn techniques, rework individual designs, bead with classic seed beads or the new, larger 2- and 3-hole beads – from simple to sophisticated: here you can find your favorite courses! New: lampworking courses.
“From Cubism to Art déco – Clean Lines”
They were published in Perlen Poesie 31 and can be viewed here. Please click on the individual pictures! Or visit the IBA page here.
Traditionally, the queen or empress would make decisions about fashion at court. Aristocratic ladies would follow her fashion image. This fashion image would then spread through all layers of the population. All sorts of rules –...
THE fair for lampwork beads in Germany
Every year there is a special BEAD Fair in the South of Germany in Wertheim, called the "Glasperlen Symposium". It is a lampworkers show with workshops and lots of eye candy. Here are some impressions. Next date: October 13–15, 2017. See...
The fair with Parisian chic ...
BIJORHCA is a well known and highly esteemed show in Paris for jewelry components and finished jewelry (only for professionals). So many of the beading artists would fit there very well as exhibitors ... www.bijorhca.com - Here are a very few pics...
Germany’s Bead Town
Most people know that glass beads made in Europe come from Czech Republic. Or Austria. Or Bohemia. From Gablonz, or Jablonec. Its a little confusing because of the name changes of empires, countries, provinces, and towns through the ages, but...
Volcano in Italy
How would you describe yourself — what kind of person are you?
I have a degree in medicine and surgery, I am a speech therapist, mother of a beautiful child. I’m a businesswoman and goldsmith. I am a private person, careful and precise. I like...
Author: Sabina B. Schürenberg
Swabian knitted beadwork – a long-forgotten, once flourishing branch of the textile industry. Production followed on a state measure in the early 19th Century to generate work for a poverty-stricken population in southern Germany. This cottage...