GENERAL MEETING -
TUESDAY, MARCH 27th, 2018
Changing things around!
Join us in the Dance Studio of Multnomah Arts Center on March 27th for our General meeting.
This time bring your UFO’s (Unfinished objects) or your PC’s (Problem Child). Our members are teeming with expertise, they are ready to help all. Here is the time and the resources to solve problems, find inspiration and ask questions.
Member Bead Challenge: “OUT THERE - EXTRATERRESTRIALS AND OTHER BEINGS”
Remember to bring your finished piece to the March 27th General Meeting. Voting on all entries will happen that night. You will need to include a written/typed artist statement. All criteria is in the Feb. Newsletter and on the website.
Mary Gobet, President-elect
CALL FOR DONATIONS
Rummage in your garage, workroom, studio and closets.
We are looking for items for a monthly raffle. Proceeds will go toward the monthly meeting. They can be bead, craft, house, or just cool stuff related.
Starting in March, MONTHLY RAFFLE, BRING CASH. Tickets will be $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.
General Meetings are held at Multnomah Art Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219. For more information and directions go to Meetings.
THE GATHERING OF THE GUILDS 2018
General Information, the Application/Contract, and Booth/Equipment fees are now available.
Please download the forms - Gathering of the Guilds 2018 forms
Margaret Scoville Challenge Art
We have many accomplished artists amongst our membership. Their skills are highlighted with the Margaret Scoville Challenge. Go see what they've made.
pbs RETREAT 2017
Just a few pix from this year's Portland Bead Society Bead Retreat at Cannon Beach, Oregon.
BEAD BAZAAR 2018
Things are changing around here....... Please read a letter from our Bead Bazaar Chairperson Darlene Fordyce.
PBS 30th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE BEAD
The votes are in and we have a winner!
Thank you to those who submitted their beads
for consideration. We were fortunate to have a
creative and varied selection on which to vote.
Four submissions for the PBS 30th Anniversary
Commemorative Bead were received and voted on by members at the November Bead Bazaar and on- line. The votes have been tallied and certified by our auditor. The voting was very close with only 6 votes separating 1st and 3rd place!
The winner is David Horste of DVHdesigns for his rectangular shaped, side drilled beads made of Oregon Picture Jasper.
Keep your eye out for more information in the new year on how to purchase one of these beads from DVHdesigns.
Anniversary Bead Project Manager
TO ALL PBS MEMBERS!
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