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Yes, that’s right one of the new offerings at this years Ottawa Glass Bead Artists Show and Sale is Jewellery making!  Classes will take place on the Friday evening and during the day on Saturday.

We have four very talented instructors teaching earrings, necklaces, bracelets and pendants!  Techniques include chain mail, bead weaving & crochet, and wirework.  Class spaces are limited so if you see something that interests  you be sure to sign up early.

Here’s a sampling of the finished products from our instructors –

Marilyn Gardiner

Roxann Blazetich-Ozols

Jane Christie of Twisted Sister

Ruth O’Neil will be teaching a Right Angle Weave variant in a necklace entitled ‘Romance’.

Visit the ‘Classes’ page on our website for more information and online registration.


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The promotional postcards for the Ottawa Glass Bead Show are now ready!  If you know of anywhere that would be a good location for displaying them please email or call Grace at the Glass Shoppe Studio and she’ll let  you know how you can get some.

It’s shaping up to be a stellar show!!

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It’s hard to believe we are already well into September – our show date in November is creeping up very quickly!

This year we have some new Artists and Vendors to entice you to come and check us out, as well as some familiar faces from our previous shows.

Lily Sanchez, Cheryl Mouncey, Marilyn Gardiner, Janet Potter & Evelyn Duberry

Here is a list of confirmed attendees with more to come!

Grace Edwards – Beads By Chance – Ottawa
Charlynne Lafontaine – F Studio – Ottawa
Melissa McKelvey/Rikki Cameron – Flamecats Studio – Ottawa
Evelyn Duberry – ShebaMakeda – Ottawa
Paul & Leanne Reid – Reid’s Beads – Carp
Carole Tillman – Ottawa
Louise Ingram – Fireseed – Merrickville
Lucy Kovarova – Lunacy Glass – Tweed
Muriel Duval – Laval PQ
Rebeka Morris – Peterborough **New Artist**
Cheryl Mouncey – Peterborough **New Artist**
Amy Waldman-Smith – Toronto
Kirsty Naray **New Artist**
Andrea Steinwand and Heather Stewart – Hearts Of Glass – Ottawa **New Artist**
Sofia Fuga – Vetrofuga – Pierrfonds QC –
**New Artist**
Susan Hood – Glass Harp Gallery – Yarmouth NS
Deb Tompkins – Deb’s Jewelery – Ottawa
Janet-Potter – Woodlawn
Lily Sanchez – Ottawa
Ottawa Bead Society

Roxann Blazetich-Ozols, Melissa McKelvey, Muriel Duval, Grace Edwards and Rebekah Morris

And the lineup of Technical Vendors –

McBead Creations – Ottawa
Canada Beading Supply – Ottawa ** New Vendor**
Nortel Manufacturing – Toronto
Marilyn Gardiner – Gardiner Design – Waterloo
Roxann Blazetich-Ozols – Beadaddict – Guelph
Jeff Plante – Ottawa Valley Beads ** New Vendor**
BeadFX – Toronto

Sofia Fuga, Amy Waldman-Smith, Carole Tillman, Charlynne Lafontaine and Hearts of Glass

Ottawa Glass Bead Artists hope to see you at our Third Annual Show on November 12th and 13th at the Hellenic Centre in Ottawa – for more information please visit our website.

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Plans are well underway for this years show!

ogba show 2009

Some memories from last years show

Once again it will be held at the Hellenic Centre in Ottawa, Ontario.  Mark your calendars, the dates are – Friday November 12th & Saturday November 13th.

Visit our website for more information or to download an application if you are considering being a vendor at the show.

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