International Bead Award

Symbolize that nature and technology can be compatible by taking at least one component from nature, such as feathers, stones, nuts, seeds, wood, seashells, etc., and integrate them into your jewelry design. They should remain unprocessed or worked only by your hands (e.g.... View contest
The challenge was to create jewelry that has less ornamentation and chichi (pretentiousness), yet more “simple sophistication”. Take a look at the terms in the title – see the designs of that era!
Do you like to travel? Do you like to see and study the shapes, patterns and colors inspired by certain regions or nations?
Mix It! Old things, treasured things, inherited things and even garbage was to be (re)used. The submissions from professional artists and hobby beaders, as well as art teachers contained a range of everything — from a certain wistful remembrance of family history... View contest
Art can be and is suitable for the masses. Strong colors and forms — two or three-dimensional — a certain simplicity, a reference to everyday objects or free abstractions is possible, likewise a steady succession of objects. The mundane becomes original and refreshing,... View contest