Shows in 2019. Check for updates.
Houston Gem and Mineral Society
2 Hour Class
Saturday April 20
Saturday April 21 1:30 till 3:30. HGMS Beading Group presents! Kathy Jolly will teach the Czech Glass Ladder Bracelet at the HGMS Clubhouse, 10805 Brooklet Drive, Houston TX 77099. We had a fun class. If any students finished their projects and would like to see them put up to share, please send me a jpeg photo of your bracelet to bowerbirds1@aol.com. Leave your name on the email if you would like your work credited. Everyone did really well!
Stafford Bead Market
FREE 2-day show
Fri-Sat only
Friday-Saturday May 17-18 FRI 10am-5pm, SAT 10am-4pm, Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Road, Stafford TX 77477 Beader’s supplies and handcrafted jewelry by Kathy Jolly and Mary Lowe Lukacs. Note that the Stafford Bead Market is on Friday and Saturday, no Sunday. Pleasant show space, small but eager and cozy show with friendly vendors and good items for sale. FREE admission and plentiful FREE parking.
AKS Shows
New 3-day Fall Show!
Friday-Sunday October 11-13, 2019, FRI 10am-6pm, SAT 10am-6pm, SUN 10am-4pm Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Road, Stafford TX 77477 Beader’s supplies and handcrafted jewelry by Kathy Jolly and Mary Lowe Lukacs. Come see us at this up and coming show with a happy New Orleans flavor! Pleasant show space, plentiful FREE parking. Admission $5 for all 3 days. At promoter’s discretion, designer business persons with tax numbers may see about free admission at show website.
International Quilt Festival
Glad to see some of you stop by in 2018 when we brought jewelry, including Kim Butler’s wrap bracelets and the beautiful beads by lampworkers Mary Lowe Lukacs and George Lukacs.
Bowerbirds’ biggest show of the year, the Quilt Show, where artistry rules supreme. Wednesday, October 30 Preview Night 7-10pm. Show is October 31 - November 3, 2019. Thurs - Sat hours: 10am-7pm, Sun hours 10am-4pm. Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Avenue of the Americas, Houston. Booth tba. Admission.


Standing Monthly Meetings
Houston Bead Society
Next meeting is 5/18. No meeting in April (Holy Week).
Meeting Location: the Houston Bead Society meets on the third Saturday of every month, beginning at 10am, in St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Blast Kitchen and Community Room, 717 Sage Road, Houston, TX 77056 Directions. When I can, I vend there from 9am till 12:30 pm. Designers and beaders, connect with these folks! Interesting demonstrations or classes at EVERY meeting.