Exciting Speakers for 2018

Some of the exciting speakers the Bead Society has lined up for the 2018 year are as follows:

In February,  Karlis Karklins from the Society of Bead Researchers will talk about The Truth about Dutch Beads.

In March, our own member, Billy Steinberg will talk about the book he created entitled, Wild Beads of Africa. 

In April, Lilly Todaro will beguile us with Creativity and the Magic of Beads. Lilly has won many awards for her intricate beadwork. She is well known in the Southern California area as well as beyond for her beautiful necklaces.

Join us at the Culver City Veterans Memorial Building in the Rotunda Room at 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm on the first Wednesday of the month!

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Book Thing Bead Society Library!

We finally set up a library on a website called Library Thing. We are slowly adding books to the collection. Kay will bring about five books to each meeting that members can check out and bring back the following month. Continue reading Book Thing Bead Society Library!

Folk Art Museum co-founder, Frank Wyle, passed away

Craft & Folk Art Museum co-founder, Frank Wyle, passed away
Frank Wyle, aerospace innovator and L.A. museum benefactor, dies at 97 – L.A. Times, 9/16/16
“Actor, Noah Wyle’s paternal grandparents, Edith & Frank Wyle, founded the Los Angeles Craft and Folk Art Museum, and his grandfather also founded Wyle Labratories.”