Resources

Local bead shops:

Austin Bead Gallery    https://austinbeadgallery.com

Sea of Beads                 http://seaofbeads.net/

Bead It                          www.beaditaustin.com/

BeadStuff                     www.beadstuff.com

Nature’s Treasures     https://ntrocks.com/    Beads and cabochons in the Rock Depot  in the store

Austin Creative Reuse  http://austincreativereuse.org/

Mars Beads                            (Lakeway TX)     www.marsbeads.com/

Intrinsic Trading Company  (Round Rock TX)   (512) 828-0540 (website under construction)

SophistiKatz Bead Emporium (Salado TX)     https://www.facebook.com/sophistikatzbeads/

Mercy’s Beads                         Wimberley            (checking if still open)

 

Jewelry and Beading Classes:

Creative Side Jewelry Academy    http://creativeside.org/

See websites for Austin Bead Gallery, Sea of Beads, Bead It and Mars Beads (info above) for schedules and information.   

 

Other Groups of Interest

Austin Gem and Mineral Society  http://agms-tx.org/

Austin Polymer Clay Guild                                                                                                                       https://www.facebook.com/Austin-Polymer-Clay-Guild-216091011740001/

San Antonio Bead Society    http://www.sabeads.org/ 

You can donate your over-stock of craft supplies:                                                                     Austin Creative Reuse is a nonprofit organization that collects, sells, and distributes donated reusable materials. We’re giving materials a second life! Make a donation and keep creativity affordable in Austin!                www.austincreativereuse.org/