worki side-by-side with renowned jewelry artists to learn beaded jewelry techniques 
Whether you’re new to jewelry making, want to grow existing skills or are ready to dive into a brand-new technique, you’ll find hands-on workshops that fascinate you—and send you home with a brand-new piece of handmade, wearable art—at Bead Fest Philadelphia.

You’ll choose from classes in lengths ranging from 90-minute samplers to 2-day workshops, working side-by-side with renowned jewelry artists to learn beading to name just a few techniques on offer.

Interested in lampworking? It’s a featured technique at Bead Fest Philadelphia! Get your torch ready—you’ll find it offered in many exciting workshops here.

REMINDER: any workshop purchase includes free admission to the Bead Fest Expo!

ONLINE Workshop Registration has closed. Please plan to register for any workshops onsite at the Greater Philadelphia Expo center starting on Wednesday, August 19th. Thank you!

2015 Bead Fest Philadelphia Sponsors

           Lampworking Sponsor
            Open Torch Sponsor