This year our Annual General Meeting was hosted by Barb Fukusaka. A handful of members got together for the 2018 Annual General Meeting. While it wasn’t the attendance we were hoping to see, we still discussed old business, new business and elected our 2018 Executive committee. Say hello to your 2018 Executive President/Communications – Debbie […]
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February’s Beer & Beadz was hosted by Ken & Silvia. Ken & Silvia have the the studio we’d all love to have, loads of tools for any and all projects. Ken demonstrated coldworking where he faceted a sparkly dichroic glass bead he’d made. He went through all the steps of using the faceting machine he […]
January’s Beer & Beadz was hosted by Susan Otto-Bain at her studio aka the Tiki Hut. The attendance was great, I think I counted 19 people, and with everyone bringing something to share, the food was delicious. It was a beach theme with the members being challenged to show our beach inspired beads. I really […]
SAVE THE DATE! November 4, 2018 Heritage Hall 3102 Main Street – Vancouver 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Artists with Bling Wearable Glass Art are already planning for this year. So please mark your calendars with our 2018 show date. Wishing you all a fabulous year ahead!
Each year Kerry hosts the annual Christmas party and B&B. Everyone brings an appetizer to share, a beverage to drink, and a gift to exchange. The gift exchange is a pick & steal style where a person picks a gift and either opens it or uses it to steal someone else’s gift. The only rule […]
Once again Bling! was a great success. It’s always a good sign when you have a line up waiting at the door half an hour before the show opens. This year we had significantly more traffic which can be attributed to a significant increase in our marketing efforts. There were Facebook & Instagram blasts featuring […]
October’s Beer & Beadz was hosted by Kirsten at her Ladner home studio. The turnout was once again good and the appy’s plentiful. There was no theme this time instead Kirsten asked people who attended the recent Ablaze event at the Terminal City Co-op, to bring their purchased and created beads with them for Show […]
This months Beer & Beadz was hosted by Trudy. The theme was Fall and we were challenged to bring our beads that were inspired by the season. It was great to see some members that haven’t been out to a get together in awhile. Melanie Rowe did a demo on making leaves. She showed us […]
August’s Beer & Beadz was hosted by Leslie at her Squamish home studio. It was a gorgeous day for a drive and this event was well attended. The main focus of this event was bead photography. Leslie discussed photographing beads and explained her setup and how and why it works. She demonstrated this and discussed […]
July’s B&B was hosted by Joanne and Dave Carter in their beautiful backyard. The attendance was good once again even though the weather looked a bit threatening. This event was a potluck social with many bringing their spouses. While there were no demos, there was lots of bead chatter and oggling of all the beautiful […]