Beading groups & classes – Essex

Marks Tey

Saturday Beaders

contact: Caroline Robinson

tel: 07920 058 077


meeting: 1st Saturday of the month 10.30am – 3.30pm

at: St Andrews Church Hall, Marks Tey, Colchester, Essex , CO6 1LW

for: Beading, natter, occasional workshops & bead sales.




Billericay Arts Association

contact: Janette Bright

tel: 01245 324384


meeting: Mondays – classes in series of 5 weeks, about 3 times a year (winter, summer and autumn terms) – one class in morning (2.5hrs) and one in afternoon (2hrs). Different techniques will be taught at each class; morning class has limited availability. Afternoon is mainly aimed at those with little or no experience of beading, focusing on learning basic stitches.

at: The Fold, Billericay Arts Association, 72, Laindon Road, Billericay, Essex, CM12 9LD

for: beading mainly aimed at beginners/improvers

for more: Classes are booked through the Fold (Billericay Arts Association) 01277 659286, but contact details above can give more information, including costs. Membership of Billericay Arts Association allows for discounted classes. The Fold can be emailed on



Fine Lines

contact: Karen

tel: 07793 938 087


at: The Brotherhood Hall

for: Monthly beading workshops

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Clacton on Sea

Clacton Bead Artists

contact: Veronica Wright

tel: 01255 812 286



contact: Ann Mockford

tel: 01255 429 852


meeting on: Alternate Thursdays except August, 10:00am – 3:00pm

at: The Quaker Meeting House, 26 Granville Road

for: Bead and chat with occasional workshop


Clacton on Sea

Totally Beads

contact: Totally Beads

tel: 08450 943 594

for: Beading workshops twice weekly

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Daisy Beaders

contact: Victoria Power

tel: 01206 240174

mob: 07866 996124


at: The Cricketers Public House

on: 2nd Thurs of the month

for: Beadwork classes


Essex, East Anglia, North Kent

contact: Ann Mockford

tel: 01255 429 852


for: Bead workshops for private groups (of up to eight people when teaching from home)



And Sew On Fabrics

contact: Cathy Groombridge

tel: 01376 346 532


at: Blake House Craft Centre

for: Beading workshops

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Dizzy Di Workshops

contact: Diane

tel: 01708 742 581


at: Unit 3, Romford Shopping Hall

for: Wirework, beadwork classes

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