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Trunk Show & Workshops @ Brea Bead Works

Our March 27-29  trunk show & workshops have been cancelled.  We'll return to Brea in June!

Brea Bead Works, Brea CA (714) 671-9973


Trunk Show & Workshops @ Mountain Beadworks

Our April 18 & 19 trunk show & workshops have been cancelled.

Mountain Beadworks, Julian  (760) 765-3100

Art of Adorning Show

Bowers Museum, Santa Ana

Saturday, April 25 (10-4)

This event has been cancelled.

For more information, click here.


Trunk Show & Workshops @ The Spirited Bead

Friday - Sunday, May 1-3

    The Spirited Bead, Tehachapi  (661) 823-1930

    Destashed Treasures Trunk Show @ Brea Bead Works

    Saturday & Sunday, May 30 & 31

    As two former bead store owners (Dream Stone & The San Gabriel Bead Company) and as ongoing bead addicts, we have a lot of treasures we need to redistribute periodically. 

    Brea Bead Works, Brea CA (714) 671-9976


    Trunk Show & Workshops @ Bead Gallery

    Saturday, June 13

      Bead Gallery, Bonsall  (760) 732-5997

      Trunk Show & Workshops @ Brea Bead Works

      Trunk Show - Saturday & Sunday, June 27 & 28

      Friday, June 26

      Saturday, June 27

        Register @ Brea Bead Works, Brea  (714) 671-9976


        Trunk Show & Retreat @ Creative Destination

        We are excited & honored to be returning for the Annual Cool Pines Retreat held by Creative Destination in the Arizona Mountains.

        Trunk Show @ Creative Destination - Friday & Saturday, July 10 & 11

        Cool Pines Retreat - Sunday & Monday, July 12 & 13

        • 2-day workshop
        • all-inclusive workshop kit in choice of 3 color-ways
        • 3 meals at workshop location (2 lunches & 1 dinner)
        • soda, water & snacks
        • social time on Sunday evening
        • Freckled Pear trunk show

        Retreat fee does not included lodging.  Overnight accommodations are available nearby at the Best Western Sawmill Inn in Heber.

        Register @ Creative Destination,  Mesa, AZ  (480) 755-4367

        5th Annual Big Bear Retreat

        Join us for our 5th annual retreat - an all-inclusive weekend of relaxation, good food, beading & fun.  We're offering the choice of three weekends this year:

        • Friday, July 17 - Sunday, July 19
        • Friday, July 24 - Sunday, July 26
        • Friday, July 31 - Sunday, August 2

        Reservations are being accepted now!  Fees range from $450 - $600 based on your choice of accommodations.  Your retreat fee includes workshop instruction, bead kit, meals, lodging, snacks, and a goody bag.

        Register @ Inspirations, Big Bear (909) 866-8081



        Trunk Show & Workshops @ Creative Castle

        Friday - Sunday, August 28 - 30

        Friday, August 28

        Saturday, August 29

        Sunday, August 30

        Register @ Creative Castle, Newbury Park  (805) 499-1377


        SoCal Shop Hop Trunk Show @ Beadology

        Join us for the Bead Shop Hop!

        We'll be setting up shop again at Beadology in Huntington Beach for the entire event.  Shop our trunk show & check out all the wonderful beads, projects & workshops Beadology has to offer.

        Two 3-day weekends

        • Friday - Sunday, September 11-13
        • Friday - Sunday, September 18-20

        Beadology, Huntington Beach (714) 841-8242


        Annual Ornament Workshop

        Join us for a day of beading, relaxation, good food & laughter as we celebrate this season of love, joy and peace with our annual ornament workshop.  

        When: Choice of 2 Saturdays - October 3 (10-5) OR October 10 (10-5)

        Where: Private home

        We also offer a "workshop in a box."  For those of you who can't attend one of our workshops and don't want to wait until these kits are available next summer, you can purchase the workshop in a box.  Your care package will include the bead kit, printed instructions, snacks and the goody bag of handmade gifts.  These boxes will be offered through mid-October and are limited in number.

        In this all-inclusive workshop, we will provide:

        • your beading kit (beads, needles, thread & glass ball ornament)
        • lighting & work surface
        • snacks, beverages & lunch
        • as always for our special events, you'll receive a goody bag with items handcrafted by Melissa & Kelly just for you

        Please bring:

        • scissors & any beading tools you can't live without