The May 18, 2020, meeting has been cancelled. Next meeting, hopefully, will be June 26, 4th Monday.

Again, for the month of May, we are complying with the efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  We will update this spot as soon as we are given the go ahead by the relevant level(s) of government to gather.

ABS Meeting May 18, 2020 -CANCELED ! –Hammered Hoops

We have CANCELED the May 18 meeting due to COVID-19.    6:30-8:30pm Project taught by Tonya Keville – from Sea of Beads A pair of simple hoop earrings-to wear anytime, anywhere! This class shows you how to make them yourself… Learn how to shape, wrap, and hammer wire into a perfect circle for a fabulous… Continue Reading ABS Meeting May 18, 2020 -CANCELED ! –Hammered Hoops

ABS Meeting Jan 27, 2020 -Drilling Stones Into Beads

    6:30-8:30pm       Project taught by Laura Zeiner Spend a delightful (and noisy) evening learning to drill holes into stones with a rotary tool. River or beach stones make great beads, buttons, pendants, and even clasps.  In the coming months, the Austin Bead Gallery will be teaching more drilling, engraving, and jewelry classes… Continue Reading ABS Meeting Jan 27, 2020 -Drilling Stones Into Beads

President’s Corner

Hi, all,  We wanted to show you some of the finished pieces from our monthly Membership meeting projects.     Drilling Stones      Beaded Ornament We learn (or get to practice) a wide breadth of techniques!  All for only $24 a year – which includes 9 monthly meetings (each with a project taught), a… Continue Reading President’s Corner

The April 27, 2020, meeting has been cancelled. Next meeting, hopefully, will be May 18, 3rd Monday.

We are complying with the efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  We will update this spot as soon as we are given the go ahead by the relevant level(s) of government to gather.

ABS Meeting: March 23, 2020 – !! CANCELLED !! Annual Elections, Food, and Members’ Crafts Sale

        The March meeting has been cancelled.  Next meeting will be April 27.  We are joining in the efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Call them snacks, munchies, refreshments, appetizers, finger food, or hors d’oeuvres, they’ll be there at the March 23 meeting.             … Continue Reading ABS Meeting: March 23, 2020 – !! CANCELLED !! Annual Elections, Food, and Members’ Crafts Sale

ABS Meeting: Feb 24, 2020 – Beaded Dragonfly

6:30-8:30pm     Meeting place-Austin Bead Gallery     Project taught by Carolyn Roach of Mars Beads This sparkly wired dragonfly is a fun project and requires an easy to medium skill level. It is colorful and would make a beautiful pendant for a necklace or a sun catcher for your window. We will have kits available… Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Feb 24, 2020 – Beaded Dragonfly

Class – Feb 29, 2020 – 12-4pm – “Sparkling Serenity” earrings – Bead Embroidery

    Class taught by Nora Pero When: Saturday, Feb 29, 2020  noon-4pm Where: Villages of Turtle Rock, Click on address to see map      12800 Turtle Rock Road , Austin, Texas 78729 These earrings sparkle like crazy! You are sure to be the center of attention when you wear these!  They were a definite… Continue Reading Class – Feb 29, 2020 – 12-4pm – “Sparkling Serenity” earrings – Bead Embroidery

ABS Meeting: Nov 25,2019 – Potluck and Earring Exchange

Farewell to 2019! Come celebrate all the joy of the Holiday Season and look back on a great year with the Austin Bead Society by joining us for a pot luck and earring exchange! The ABS will provide barbecue from Blacks-pork and turkey !!                       … Continue Reading ABS Meeting: Nov 25,2019 – Potluck and Earring Exchange