Each year, gemstone connoisseurs and jewelry enthusiasts make a pilgrimage to Arizona to attend the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show. This year's event runs from January 26, 2012 to February 13, 2012. Collectors can find great deals on a variety of treasures including stones, beads, finished jewelry, minerals and more. With over 55,000 visitors making the trip to this showcase each year, the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is the ultimate destination for anyone who is passionate about beads and jewelry.
Now that we're back from the 2012 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show we're excited to bring you our latest Tucson Treasures. Most of these amazing jewelry finds are limited edition, so get your hands on them quick! Find everything from new additions to some of your favorite brands to the discovery of some all new creations. Check back soon when we feature even more from our collection.
Virtual Road Trip
Be sure to take a look at our Blog
and our Facebook Event Page
to see highlights from this year's event. You'll get to see some of the newest Tucson treasures and may even find some fun surprises to get you ready for Tucson 2013!
Swarovski Jewelry Idea
This year, Artbeads.com will host a demo featuring incredible components from SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS. Beaders attending this event will be invited to attend a workshop, lead by expert instructors, and learn how to make a lovely necklace with a black and white color scheme using DeCoRé epoxy clay
, Swarovski crystal chatons
and other mixed media elements
Shows and Demos
Each year we look forward to the events and classes at the Tucson Gem and Mineral show as a prime opportunity to handpick new products and discover new techniques to bring to our customers, and this year promises to be just as spectacular! We will be sponsoring classes by donating products and contributing some exciting giveaways and promotional items.
Artbeads Goody Jar Giveaway
Did you miss out on taking a trip to the 2012 Gem and Mineral Show in Tucson this year? Don’t worry! You may still get your hands on some of the coolest beads, findings and other goodies available at one of the world’s biggest shows. Enter our Artbeads Goody Jar Giveaway for your chance to win a collection of new products from the 2012 Gem and Mineral Show. Read more about the official contest rules
on our Blog.