The American Bead & Jewelry Show will be on Saturday, Aug 6th from 10 a.m to 5.pm. at Fairfied Suites by Marriott. The show will bring together exhibitors from all over the country who sell costume and fine jewelry.
The Exhibitors at the shows are retail, wholesale, local designers, artists and direct importers.The event will give customers a chance to select a variety of beads and provide different supplies for their unique ideas.
Pat Duerfeldt, President of the Northeast Florida Bead Society, makes beads and she talks about bead history at schools. Duerfeldt said, ” I love doing this. It gives me a sense of well being.”
The event will offer participants a chance to take a Beading & Jewelry Class during the show. Anyone that would like to participate in the class must register in advance on the American Bead and Jewelry show website.
There are many things you can decorate with beads. Beads are made from many materials such as plastic, wood, glass, metal, clay and stone. The show is free and people that have a passion for beads are more that welcome to attend.