Diary

Welcome to the diary page where you can find up-to-date information on bead shows and online events.

All bead shows marked with the Guild logo indicate that the Guild will be in attendance, so please come along and say hello.

If you are organising a show or know of one that isn't listed below, please contact events@beadworkersguild.com

September 2021

Thursday 23rd – Sunday 26th September   The Creative Craft Show (Exeter)

9.30am – 4.30pm Thursday to Saturday

9.30am – 4.00pm Sunday

Westpoint Exhibition Centre, Devon Showground, Clyst St. Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DJ

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Tel: 01425 272 711

 

Saturday 25th September   

BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (BST)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (BST)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

Wednesday 29th September   

An evening with Chairman, Liz Thornton

7.00 - 9.00pm UK BST

The purpose of this meeting is to outline Trustees’ plans for the future and to seek members’ views on how we are doing and whether there are changes which members would like us to explore.

Attendance is online via Zoom and is free, but you need to book your place. To do so, please click here.

For further enquiries please email Liz at:  lizthornton@beadworkersguild.com

October 2021

Sunday 3rd October   BeadsUpNorth Bead Fair

10.00am - 4.00pm (BST)

Haydock Race Course, Newton-le-Willows, St. Helens, Merseyside  WA12 0HQ

Tel:  01254 236 049

 

Thursday 7th – Sunday 10th October   Knitting & Stitching Show

9.30am – 6.00pm Thursday to Saturday

9.30am – 5.00pm Sunday

Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, London, N22 7AY

Website: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com

Tel: 020 7688 6830

Saturday 9th October   

BWG Meet, Mingle & Make - Bezelling

Come and join us for a day of bezelling on Saturday 9th October.

Time:  10.00am to 4.00pm  (BST)

Price:  £10.00

Skill level:  Beginner to advanced

You will be sent a list of requirements ahead of the event via email outlining the type of beads you will need for the day.

An instruction booklet and Zoom link will be sent to you via email the evening prior to the event and not before. Please note that email messages from ‘btinternet’ addresses bounce back, so it’s best to use an alternative if you have one, if not please email events@beadworkersguild.com

Thursday 14th - Sunday 17th October   The Creative Craft Show (Glasgow)

10.00am – 4.30pm Thursday to Saturday

10.00am - 4.00pm Sunday

SEC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow, G3 8YW

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Tel: 01425 272 71

Saturday 16th October   The Big Bead Show

10.00am – 5.00pm (BST)

Sandown Park, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey  KT10 9AJ

Contact: 0800 435 553

Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th October   The Beadwork Fair, Harrogate

10.00am – 4.00pm (BST)

Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Show Grounds, North Yorkshire  HG2 8NZ

Tel:  01737 841 080

Saturday 30th October

BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (BST)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (BST)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

Saturday 30th - Sunday 31st October   The Big Textile Show

10.00am – 5pm (Sat), 10.00am – 4.00pm (Sun)

Leicester Racecourse, The Kube, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL

Website: https://thebigtextileshow.co.uk

Tel: 07885 473 057

November 2021

Thursday 4th - Sunday 7th November   The Creative Craft Show (Birmingham)

Thursday to Saturday 9.30am – 5.00pm

Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

NEC, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B40 1NT

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Tel: 01425 272 711

 

Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th November   Stitch Fest South West

Time:  TBC

Newton Abbott Racecourse, Newton Road, Newton Abbott, Devon  TQ12 3AF

Tel: 01803 731 077

 

Sunday 7th November   Cheshire Autumn Bead Fair

10.00am – 3.00pm

Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 5DG

Website: beadyfairs.co.uk

Tel: 01782 903532

Saturday 13th October   

BWG Meet, Mingle & Make - Bezelling

Come and join us for a fun day of bezelling on Saturday 13th November.

Time:  3.00pm to 9.00pm  (GMT)

Price:  £10.00

Skill level:  Beginner to advanced

You will be sent a list of requirements ahead of the event via email outlining the type of beads you will need for the day.

An instruction booklet and Zoom link will be sent to you via email the evening prior to the event and not before. Please note that email messages from ‘btinternet’ addresses bounce back, so it’s best to use an alternative if you have one, if not please email events@beadworkersguild.com

Thursday 18th - Sunday 21st November   Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate

Thursday to Saturday 10.00am – 5.30pm

Sunday 5.00pm

Harrogate International Centre, King's Road, Harrogate  HG1 5LA

Tel: 020 7688 6830

Thursday 25th - Saturday 27th November   Craft4Crafters

10.00am – 5.00pm

Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN

Website: www.craft4crafters.co.uk/Bath

Tel: 0345 30 40 222

Saturday 27th November   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

December 2021

Saturday 18th December   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share   

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.