Local bead shops:

Austin Bead Gallery

Sea of Beads       

Bead It                


Nature’s Treasures    Beads and cabochons in the Rock Depot  in the store

Austin Creative Reuse

Mars Beads                            (Lakeway TX)

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

SophistiKatz Bead Emporium (Salado TX)

Mercy’s Beads                         Wimberley            (checking if still open)


Jewelry and Beading Classes:

Creative Side Jewelry Academy

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

Austin Polymer Clay Guild                                                                                                             

San Antonio Bead Society 

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!