For three days – October 25th to 27th the event brings together the finest handcraft artisans, jewelry artists, beadmakers, clothing designers and tradespeople, with a vibrant showcasing of handcraft design centered around natural colors and sustainable materials.
The Crowne Plaza Concord/Walnut Creek is a beautifully renovated hotel that offers attendees great perks like free parking, show exhibits on the main level, a delightful Vineyards Bar with Atrium Dining, and 20,000 ft² of showroom space.
Attendees have the opportunity to let their imaginations run wild by taking one of the artisan handcraft workshops that feature projects such as bead making, mixed media art, kumihimo, beadwork bracelet, wire jewelry, enamel pendants, chainmaille, fusion jewelry, pearl knotting, art clay silver, metal work, and necklace design.
Walnut Creek Bead & Design Show promotes a fascinating range of handcrafted and designer sourced media –beadmaking, lapidary, gem cutting, metalwork, jewelry art, glass fusing, fine art, ceramics, glass lamp work, polymer clay, fashion design, millinery, artisan textiles, hand sewn clothing, handspun yarn, felting, hand tooled leather, natural-dyed fibers, woodblock fabric printing, embroidery and wearable art.
Enjoy the beautiful new location and buy direct from artisans and designers at excellent prices.
- Friday-Saturday-Sunday, October 25-27, 10am-6pm, at Crowne Plaza Concord/Walnut Creek, 45 John Glenn Dr, Concord, CA.
- Online advance ticket sale $8 (good for three days, tickets are $10 at door).
- Walnut Creek Bead & Design Show is open to the public –everyone is welcome.
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