Philadelphia, PA

Bead Fest Philadelphia

August 16, 17 & 18, 2019

Workshops begin August 14th

 

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center

100 Station Avenue | Oaks, PA 19456

phillyexpocenter.com | 484-754-EXPO

Click HERE for driving directions. Parking is FREE.

 

Questions? Click HERE for FAQ


WORKSHOPS

Wednesday – Sunday | August 14-18, 2019

 

Create outside the lines with 147 technique-rich workshops – each led by one of our talented teachers who promote an encouraging, hands-on learning experience! Bead Fest Philadelphia offers fun and accessible workshops for beginner through advanced skill levels, with a focus on Beaded Kumihimo, Bead Embroidery, Bead Looming, Bead Weaving (off loom stitches), Business, Chain Maille, Cold Connections, Enameling, Metal Clay, Metalsmithing, Mixed Media, Resin Jewelry Making, Stone Setting, Wire Jewelry Making and more techniques.

 

 

Click HERE to meet the teachers.



MARKETPLACE

August 16, 17 & 18, 2019

Friday & Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm | Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm

 

Bead Fest Philadelphia’s Expo has more artisans and exhibitors than any other jewelry event on the East Coast! Explore a nearly endless selection of beads and gemstones that have traveled from every corner of the globe, along with tools, materials, findings, finished pieces of jewelry and more. 

 

Click HERE for list of exhibitors.

 

Come for the shopping, and stay for the Expo’s many activities and learning opportunities. Learn, shop ‘til you drop and get a look at one-of-a-kind treasures you’ll never find anywhere else!

  • 90-minute Beginner Workshops – Now Available!
  • Make & Takes in the Inspiration Playground – Now Available!
  • Product suggestions and free demos
Thank you to these fine companies who provide continued support.