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2022 Commemorative BEAD copy

The Gathering

2022 Commemorative Bead

The ISGB supports our artists and we are so proud to announce Stephanie White as our 2022 commemorative bead artist.

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ISGB Gathering

June 9-12, 2022

Are you ready for the ISGB annual conference, known as "The Gathering"?  We are at our best when we meet to network, take classes, watch presentations, gather with old friends, and meet new ones!

Registration is open!
Gathering workshops 2022

Pre-Gathering Workshops

An amazing value.  Take one or take them ALL!

All classes have unlimited access and Zoom Q & A session.

Enjoy at your leisure

 

 

Mission

The mission of the ISGB is to preserve the rich and diverse traditions of the art of glass bead making and glass working techniques; promote educational initiatives and professional development; and encourage innovative use of complementary media among artists and craftspeople.

Digital Magazine

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PUBLISHED QUARTERLY

Glass Bead Evolution is a magazine created by beadmakers for beadmakers, and is inclusive of other mediums. Every issue features a complementary medium while maintaining an emphasis on glass.

Glass Bead Evolution provides its readership robust content that includes insight into artists' private worlds, tours of fascinating venues, tips and techniques for both glass and complementary mediums, a showcase of exquisite work, and reviews of tools, materials, tutorials, and books.

 

Back issues are available.

INCLUDED WITH YOUR MEMBERSHIP

The Gathering

Save the Date;

Join the ISGB as we meet online June 9-12, 2022

Are you ready for the ISGB annual conference, known as "The Gathering"?

We are at our best when we meet to network, take classes, watch presentations, gather with old friends, and meet new ones!

Workshops

Presentations

Presentations

Inspiration

Community