Welcome.... to the Beadworkers Guild

The Beadworkers Guild is a registered charity dedicated to supporting and promoting the art of beadweaving and is open to bead workers and bead artists everywhere. 


Current image is the Orbit Necklace, we have a few spaces remaining on the workshop with Shona Bevan. 

2nd April 2016, Location Apart'hotel, High Holborn, London. 

Secure your place by emailing workshops@beadworkersguild.org.uk or calling 07837 649 712 


Latest News and Updates:


Design class on Friday is now full. There are still a couple of places on the colour workshop with Liz Thornton. So if you are planning to book and haven't yet. Do it now to be sure of a place.  

***  GBBS 2017 - Tutor Applications invited ***

If you are interested in teaching a class at The Great British Bead Show 2017 you need to submit your project(s) by Saturday 1st May 2016

See the The Great British Beading Festival page for more information. 

The workshop with Fran Griffiths will be on Saturday 10th September, not the 12th as stated in the Journal 

Barmy Bassingham beaders contact details updated

Details of this year's Members Project available

Membership for 2016/2017 is now available, from the membership page or from the shop

April 16th and 17th , Liz Thornton will be teaching Zig Zag Cuff Bracelets on Saturday and Sunday 16 & 17 April 2016 for Ardington School of Crafts at Ardington, Nr Wantage, Oxon OX12 8PN. For details see www.ardingtonschoolofcrafts.com  call on 01235 833433 or email info@ardingtonschoolofcrafts.com.

The Beading Festival 2016 theme is the 1960's and booking forms are coming in. If you want to join the party, don't forget to send in your booking form asap. We need to know you are coming and numbers are limited at this event, so don't be disappointed, get your form in now. Payment isn't processed until February 2016.

Download the BWG Traders Directory from the members pages

Download the BOOKING FORM for the 2016 Bead Festival here

Find the Annual Challenge RULES and ENTRY FORM here

The user name and password for the members pages is on page 4 of the current journal. If you have not got yours please contact us for advice 

Found something wrong? Contact us by email on webmaster@beadworkersguild.org.uk

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