To advertise in the PBS Newsletter and/or Website, please use the information below to contact the PBS Advertising Coordinator.  When your message is received, you will be sent the email address to send your digital advertising files and the mailing address for the check.  Make all checks payable to Portland Bead Society.

Newsletter & Website Advertising

Digital ad files for Newsletter & Website:
prepare .TIF, .JPG, or .PDF digital files for submission, 300dpi.

Newsletter ad sizes:
business card horizontal – 2.3”h x 3.5”w
¼ page horizontal – 2.3”h x 7”w
¼ page vertical – 3.5”h x 4.6”w
½ page horizontal – 4.5”h x 7”w

Newsletter Rates:
Prepay monthly or annually (6 issues) business card – $20/issue or $90/yr, ¼ page – $35/issue or $160/yr, ½ page – $75/issue $300/yr

Newsletter Submission Deadlines:
see schedule below.

Website ads:
our website enjoys 40+ visitors per day. Place an ad on our website for $80/yr. Prepare digital files at 258x170 or 258x258 pixels and submit
a .GIF, .JPG, .JEPG or .PNG format. Color ads show best. (Visit our website at

Submit digital files for newsletter and website to:

Make checks payable to Portland Bead Society.

Questions? Email:


Deadline for Submission

Jan 17, 2019
Mar 21, 2019
May 17, 2019
Aug 22, 2019
Sep 19, 2019
Dec 20, 2019

Issue Month

Feb 2019
Apr 2019
June 2019
Sep 2019
Oct 2019
Jan 2020

Postcards will be mailed November, March and May There are no postcards, newsletters, or meetings in July, August, or December.