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National Bead Week 

29 July to 6 August 2017


We are celebrating the event at our July Bead Group meetings in Torquay. This

will be on Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 July.

We will have a special free pattern from Alison - a Rainbow Bookmark.


This can be downloaded from on the

Goodies page, or by emailing us at

The bookmark is made with size 11 Delica  beads in seven colours, size 15

seed beads, and Swarovski Crystals for the embellishments. The design is then

attached to a small metal bookmark.

We can supply all of the beads and bookmark needed to complete the project

for £8.50 including postage, Let us know when you email for the pattern.

We will also have a show of work and a raffle for this years chosen charity. The

Beadworkers Guild is making a very special membership offer if you join or

re join during NBW. Several free goodies are included.

Details of the meeting times are on the bead class section of the website. Let us

know if you can join us, we are looking forward to a very happy day.






Available in three colour ways - details on the Necklace Kits page  





 Available in Kit form, see our Necklace Kit page

 Class or Project vouchers make great Gifts.

Available from £5, or we can customise one for you.

You will find details of our Bead and Textile courses. As well as Alison's

classes,  and her day schools, where she teaches her own designs.

Our programme for 2017 contain classes in Beading, Textiles and Mixed


We know it will be of interest to lovers of both Textile and Beadwork

Textile tutor for September 2017 Jean Littlejohn

Bead work tutors include -  Laura McCabe in September, and Alison Wray-

McCann on various dates.

See the Textile and Beadwork pages for more details and booking details 

 All classes are held in Torquay, Devon  

On our shop pages you will find a varied selection of Beading Kits and Patterns from designs by Alison.

Fuchsia Necklace by Alison

 Available on our Necklace Kit page


Do get in touch if you have any queries. Address above.