Beading Festival 2016

was held on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th May 2016

at the Staverton Park Hotel, Staverton, Daventry, NN11 6JT

Friday 6th

  • Colour with Liz Thornton - A COUPLE SPACES REMAIN BOOK NOW! 
  • Design with Jane Griffin - CLASS FULL 26/01/16 

Each tutor will deliver a class based on their personal approach to the subject

Friday evening we round off the day with a speaker

Saturday 7th

"Inspired by the Swinging Sixties" is the theme for Saturday's Bead In. We are all in the one room beading together, we have beaded samples and artefacts and images on display for you to gain insipiration from. You have the choice of designing something yourself or we have a handout featuring some of the sample pieces to get you started.

It's a party atmosphere and we have a great time.

In addition to all this fun, we have the Beadworkers Guild members Challenge competition, all the pieces are on display over the weekend. Winners are announced on Saturday at the AGM and revealed on Sunday.

Saturday evening AGM.

Sunday 8th

The Bead Bazaar is open to the public from 10 - 3pm.

We have a variety of traders to entice you to enlarge your bead stash and book collection.

There will also be a raffle with generous prizes kindly donated by the traders. 

The last Beading Festival took place Friday 9th – Sunday 11th May 2014  and our theme for this event was Africa. Read more about this festival here

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