2022 Bead Challenge Kit
Date and Time: 01/01/1970 from -
Help us celebrate our 11th annual bead challenge. This is a wonderful way to highlight our talented customers… like you!
The bead challenge starts on Tuesday, September 6, at 10am and ends on Monday, October 17th at 6pm. Make anything you want from the kit-jewelry, sculpture, collage work, quilts, embroidery, a knitting project–anything. You must use at least one of each of the elements in the kit to qualify for the challenge. You may add as many or as much of other materials as you desire. Those turning in qualifying finished work will be included in a one-week exhibit starting October 21 with their name and name of their work prominently displayed as well as being featured on the Bead Challenge page on our web site. Qualifying artists will have their name in the hopper that will be pulled randomly to win gift certificates. Please call the store at 319-338-1566 if you have questions about any of this information.
Below is a listing of items included in the kit:
- 10 grams of round Toho 11/0 color #999FM
- 3 grams 2-hole Gem Duo beads in Gold Rush
- 3 Czech pressed glass black drop beads
- 3 polymer fruit beads
- 1 coconut shell leaf pendant
- 1 brass bell from India
Must be Turned in by Monday, October 17 at 6pm.
Opening Reception There will be an opening reception on Friday, October 21, 5-7pm. There will be no food or drink and masks are required. Zoom option offered.
Bead Challenge Exhibit Friday October 21 thru Thursday October 27.
Pick up Bead Challenge pieces on Saturday, October 29.
IF YOU WANT TO SKIP SHIPPING FEES: Shop in store or shop over the phone at 319-338-1566 for curbside pick up.