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The Beadworkers Guild
Bringing Beadworkers Together
Meet the team
Beading groups & classes
Events & Activities
Beginners’ Beading Course
Meet, Mingle & Make
Stitch workbook social
The Great British Bead Show
The Beading Festival
2022 Beading Festival Itinerary
International Beading Week
Annual Challenge Competition
Basic stitch instructions
Beginners beading bag
Design inspiration packs
Free distance learning programme
Free step by step videos
2021 Oranges & Lemons
First Meet, Mingle & Make – Milton Keynes in November.
Live TV. Trustee Sylvia Fairhurst made her first appearance on live t.v. to demonstrate beadwork and promote The Beadworkers Guild
Exhibition ‘Art Deco’ exhibition at Spellbound Bead Co, Lichfield.
New book launch – ‘Wonderful World of Beadwork’. A compilation of beadwork, from historic Journals was published, in celebration of 20 years of the BWG.
Launch of Gifts Galore booklet.
‘NBW’ rebranded to International Beading Week (IBW).
Launch of All I Want for Christmas booklet.
New book launch – ‘Mini People’. ‘Sugar Plum Fairy & Friends’, a book of mini characters made popular by designer Ann Mockford who kindly donated the patterns to The Beadworkers Guild for publication.
Introduction of Members challenge Mentor Scheme.
Launch of group bunting