The Twin Cities Bead Bazaar
Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center


Spring Show - March 2-3, 2019

Hours: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Admission: $3.00


GoodyBeads.com is excited to sponsor the Twin Cities Bead Bazaar, which features an array of Jewelry Artists, Bead Vendors, Jewelry Making Classes and Product Demonstrations. This two-day event is open to the public and one of the most-popular events of its type in the country. For updates, sign up for our Newsletter and follow us on Facebook.

CLASSES

Classes are three hours long, unless noted. Payment for classes is due at the time of registration and includes Kit Fee (price varies) and Class Fee of $40 (3-Hour Class) or $80 (6-Hour Class). *Kit fees do not include items in the “Supplies to Bring” description. Teachers will provide information on whether or not they will have additional kits available to purchase. These additional kit payments will be made directly to your class teacher after or during class hours.

MORNING SESSION

Maggie T Designs

Easy Peasy Kumihimo Bracelet

The Easy Peasy bracelet is just that - easy peasy!  This funky boho design features a center leather lace that makes this piece completely adjustable.  It’s fun to make and even more fun to wear.


Supplies to Bring*: 6" round foam kumihimo disk, 25-50 gr. weight; eight 2-1/2" bobbins; thread burner; super glue gel; scissors; chain nose pliers.


KIT FEE: $25.00

Cafeteria

Beginner



Class Fee: $65.00


Diane Fitzgerald

Cactus Beaded Bead

Students will learn to create a spherical beaded bead using two-hole crescents and two-hole diamonds. This bead is based on a sphere with 12 pentagons.


Supplies to Bring*: Size 10 or 12 beading needle, Fireline smoke 6 lb, Scissors, Work surface, Pencil or pen


KIT FEE: $14.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $54.00

Diane Whiting

Double Diamond Deluxe Necklace

Double up on a modified Right Angle Weave with gorgeous Swarovski crystals.  Flashes of light edge seed bead diamonds in this elegant but easy lariat you can wear multiple ways.


Supplies to Bring*: Task lighting, magnifiers and thread cutters recommended.


KIT FEE: $70.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $110.00

Adele Kimpell

Feather & Fan Bracelet

Sponsored by Toho Beads, the Fan and Feather Bracelet resembles the knitting classic of the Eyelet and Lace knit family. Named due to the resemblance of the stitches to the fanned feathers of a peacock. You will enjoy stitching this bracelet.


Supplies to Bring*: Beading Mat, scissors, personal task lamp, if desired.


KIT FEE: $40.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $80.00



AFTERNOON SESSION

Diane Fitzgerald

Spikey Bracelet

With a right-angle weave base, learn to create a spikey bracelet that undulates with the movement of your arm. The kit features vintage thorns made with unusual striped canes.


Supplies to Bring*: Size 10 beading needle (2), Scissors, Work surface, Pencil or pen.


KIT FEE: $48.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $88.00

Diane Whiting

Rue Magique Bracelet

Pathways of Swarovski Crystal beads and pearls give this elegant bracelet magical sparkle!  Learn Cubic Right Angle Weave with Diane’s popular new tool and learn about the invisible attachment of the new Beadslide™ clasp.


Supplies to Bring*: Task lighting, magnifiers and thread cutters recommended.


KIT FEE: $65.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $105.00

Adele Kimpell

Sophia Medallion Necklace

Sponsored by Toho Beads, the Sophia Medallion is reminiscent of webbed filigree medallions and costume jewelry brooches. The base is worked in flat circular netting with size 6° Demi Round beads, embellished with multiple layers of size 8° Demi Round beads and 4mm glass pearls. A warped square bail, embellished with pearls, is stitched with size 8° Demi Round beads and compliments the medallion. You can stitch a beaded rope for the carrier or slide it onto chain, silk cord or an Omega necklace


Supplies to Bring*: Beading Mat, scissors, personal task lamp, if desired.


KIT FEE: $40.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $80.00


SIX-HOUR MORNING SESSION

Diane Whiting

High Society

Cream of the Crop! Top of the Heap! High Society. Diane’s best-selling necklace has elegant lines and unmistakable Swarovski sparkle are the main elements of this very wearable necklace! Wear this classic piece with or without the removable pendant drop.


Supplies to Bring*: Task lighting, magnifiers and thread cutters recommended.


KIT FEE: $70.00

Cafeteria

Intermediate



Class Fee: $150.00


Class Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel a class please email so.vang@goodybeads.com before February 22nd, 2019. There will be a $5 processing fee assessed for each class cancelled. There are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations allowed after February 23rd, 2019.


Coffee with Candie

Saturday, March 2
8:30am - 9:30am
At the Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center

Those who register and attend Coffee with Candie will receive a custom Swag Bag full of goodies and get the opportunity to participate in three Make and Takes. Cost is $30 per person.

MORE INFORMATION TO COME


Candie Cooper is a jewelry designer with a passion for combining unique materials and color combinations, inspired by extensive travel and her years living in China. Candie is the author of Necklace-ology (Lark Books 2012), Metalworking 101 for Beaders (Lark Books 2009), Felted Jewelry (Lark Books 2007), and Designer Needle Felting (Lark Books 2007). Candie has appeared on Beads, Baubles and Jewels and hosts daily Facebook live shows focusing on living a creative lifestyle. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Art Education and Fine Arts from Purdue University.

Vendor Application

Twin Cities Bead Bazaar
Spring Show: March 2 - 3, 2019
Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy 7, Hopkins
Show Hours 10:00-5:00 both days

download Spring 2019 vendor application

NOTE: All 10x12 Ends and 10x10 corner spaces for the Spring show have been reserved.



Sales Tax Documentation

Must fill out vendor application and sales tax documentation forms and submit to shows@twincitiesbeadbazaar.com



The Twin Cities Bead Bazaar

Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center



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address

1001 MN-7, Hopkins, MN 55305
1 952-564-6618
2 blocks west of Hwy 169 on Hwy 7 - Turn at the light on 12th Ave

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Door Prize Sponsors


Sponsored door prizes will be given out hourly at the show! You’ll have the chance to win one of these breathtaking door prizes by coming to the show, taking a class, making a purchase or watching a demo.

We thank these nationally known brands who contributed to this year’s door prizes, Make and Takes, Demos and more!

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