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The Road Once Traveled to Tucson

The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is approaching fast, so we thought we would take a look back at our adventures in Tucson from last year. The Artbeads Blog for Beaders followed the Artbeads team as they gave us a sneak peek at what new treasures were being showcased in Arizona, as well as their […]


Road to Tucson Sweepstakes Winner

A huge CONGRATULATIONS to Diann O. from Florida for winning the Road to Tucson Sweepstakes! Diann and a guest will be heading to Tucson, Arizona for the 2012 Gem and Mineral Show to see thousands of jewelry, beads and gemstones. She will stay in a nice hotel to relax in after hours of walking, shopping […]


Last Day to Enter the Tucson Sweepstakes

Reyna has been sharing all of the exciting things she was able to do in Tucson this year, and we’re very excited to be able to offer that same experience next year to the winner of the Road to Tucson Sweepstakes! If you’ve been thinking about entering this sweepstakes but haven’t gotten around to it, […]


Road to Tucson Sweepstakes Ends Soon

It has already been over a month since we were in Tucson and it feels like it was just a week ago! The end of the Road to Tucson Sweepstakes is fast approaching and all entries MUST be in by Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 11:59PM Pacific Time. The Grand Prize winner will win a […]


The Swarosvki Experience

My first full day in Tucson is complete! It was packed full of Swarovski. I can’t complain about that! The Sparkling Make and Takes were wonderful. All of our classes were sold out and we wish we could have let more in. Since everyone loved these designs so much we will be adding them as […]


Tucson Treasures

Our team has returned from their trip to the Southwest, but they couldn’t leave without finding a few more treasures to bring back with them. From gemstones and Swarovski crystals, to copper and hand-painted porcelain, our team saw it all! You can see some of the beauty, innovation and excitement they experienced below. Continue to […]


More Excitement in Tucson

The team is still in Tucson. They’re taking classes, meeting with vendors and yesterday they even got to check out some amazing rocks and fossils. Tucson isn’t just about beads. There is also a large collection of gem, mineral and fossil shows. Yesterday, some of our team decided to check out the American Gem […]

CONTINUE READING Visits the Tucson Bead Show

Some of the team members decided to hit the road this week and leave behind the rainy skies of the Seattle area for sunny Tucson in order to visit the biggest bead show in the USA. This premier bead show is a must see for anyone in the business of making jewelry or other […]


Tucson – A First-Timer’s Look

The Tucson Gem and Jewelry show is the premier event of the year for anyone in the business of making jewelry or other artistic creations that include beads, gems, minerals or fossils. Tucson’s hotels open up to host a wide variety of vendors creating mini stores for the thousands of attendees to browse through. With […]


Help has arrived for marketing your jewelry business.

Have you turned your passion for jewelry making into a money-making business? Would you like to? It seems that more and more of our customers are doing just that and many in fact have been doing it for years. The beginning of a new year is always a great time to think about starting a […]