Bead Society of Cape Cod

New Location as of April, 2016! The Bead Society of Cape Cod meets the third Thursday of every month at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod on 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA 02664. Come for the social hour at 6:15pm, formal meetings begin at 7pm sharp. $6 per meeting for non-members, $40 purchases a year's membership. For more information, please contact us at or write us at P.O.Box 104, South Dennis MA, 02660.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Hi everyone,

A big thank you to Jan and all her hard work at the August meeting! Many people were well on their way with their herringbone creations by the end of the night. Thank you again Jan and everyone who attended.

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September's meeting with be on September 22nd, the FOURTH Thursday of the month, not the third. After this month, we will resume our usual schedule.

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For September's meeting, we're pleased to welcome glass bead artist Donna Andrews-Maness for our Guest this month. After a brief talk, she will be selling her beads. If you wish to see her work, her website is

If you choose to buy some beads from her, they can be used for the workshop project of wire wrapped earrings / or Pendant. Or you can also bring your own beads.

You can also bring a UFO and work on that if you choose not to do the project, but please come and support this Glass Bead Artist with your presence.

Guests are invited and it will be open to the public. There is no charge for her talk, but if guests choose to stay for the workshop, a $5.00 drop in fee will apply.

The BSCC will be supplying 2” silver plated head pins for this project.
Linda Lord and Alyce McLaughlin will be presenting this project.

2 or 4 ear wires, either french ear wires, clips or your choice of silver or gold
2 or 4 focal beads at least 6mm or 8mm or 10 mm
small variety of complimentary seed beads
small variety of 4 mm crystals, roundels or your choice
small amount of accent silver or other beads
these will be used for embellishments

Round nose
Wire cutter
flat nose

There will be some tools available to borrow. Hope to see you there!