The Portland Bead Society would like to thank the following businesses for sponsoring our site.  We encourage you to support them.  Many of these members will be vendors at our Annual Bead Bazaar.  If you want to be listed here, see the Advertising page.

Shipwreck Beads
The World's Largest Selection of Beads!

Shipwreck Beads has been family owned and operated since its founding in 1969. Shipwreck Beads is proud to offer the World's largest selection of beads. Specializing in Czech glass beads, Shipwreck also offers the largest selection of TierraCast Pewter, plus massive selections of crystal beads, gemstones, charms and more!

8560 Commerce Place Dr NE
Lacey, WA 98516

(800) 950-4232

Wholesale and Retail Bead Source - Offering quality Handcrafted Ojime, Mala and Mirage Beads ~ Deity Pendants and Statuettes ~ Shimmerwings and Contemporary Silver Jewelry ~ Ethnographic Jewelry, Textiles and African Trade Beads.

For TIKA's Online Store and Show Schedule visit or call Julie at (800) 459-3669.

The Bead Chest and Kilim Rug Co.

Your source for African Beads. We specialize in trade beads of all kinds including a large selection of Mille Fiores, White Hearts, Chevrons, Sandcast, Dogan Donuts, Snake Beads, Bone & Metal Beads, and Recycled Glass. We also carry a unique line of Afghani Jewelry. Hard-to-find Items. Wholesale & Retail. Free shipping with orders $100 or more.

P.O. Box 3150
Santa Monica, CA 90408

(310) 829-9976



Glass seed beads size 11 to 24, exclusive Czech Molded beads, books, videos, colored thread and other innovative beading supplies.

$4.00 for 60-page retail Catalog,

Wholesale with credentials.

PO Box 2840, Dept. W
Wilsonville, OR 97070-2840

(503) 625-2323 voice

Artists & Teachers: Virginia Blakelock & Carol Perrenoud


We lead our industry with simply the best products and services.
We celebrate our innovative ideas and proudly inspire creativity with our passion to educate.
We are dedicated to exceeding the expectations of our customers and
are grateful for their continued loyalty.

P.O. Box 80
Sonoma, CA 95476