Bead show brings together Alaska's best bead artists
October 02, 2006
Alaska Bead Society Show
Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Oct. 15, noon to 5 p.m. The Alaska Bead Society's tenth annual fall bead event presents an opportunity to see and buy a wide variety of beadwork and beaded items, meet artists and learn more about their work. Featured this year will be Elise Strauss, who specializes in lamp work bead jewelry, the art of making glass beads over an open flame. This free event at the museum features the works of more than 50 artists and includes beading demonstrations, a "make-it-and-take-it" table where participants can make a beaded item to take home and an Alaska Bead Society membership table. For more information, call Georgia Blue at (907) 343-6195.