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Gemstone Buyers Guide
July 30 – Quick Class – 10- 11am Book Now Kit fee: None ​Instructor: Suzanne Charlebois Skill Level: Open to all Learn and explore the different attributes that make a GREAT gemstone. This is a hands on course where you will examine gemstones of different qualities to compare for your self. This practical […]

Class – Gemstone Buyers Guide


kumihimo
Sunday July 30 – 3 – 5pm  Book Now This bracelet is created using a simple circle loom and seed beads. Learn to braid this elegant bracelet in a couple of hours. Once you learn how to use a Kumihimo loom the possibilities are endless.​ Suitable for all levels Instructor: Laurie […]

Class – Kumihimo for Beginners


Rings 3 Ways
Sunday July 30 – 12 – 2:30pm  Book Now Rings Three Ways Learn three different methods to create each of these stylish one of a kind rings.  Learn the basics of wire wrapping, beading, wire bending. Suitable for all levels Instructor: Laurie Poirier, Designer, Laurie’s Crafty Creations www.facebook.com/Lauries.Craft.Creations www.facebook.com/lauriescraftclass​ Skill being taught: Basic […]

Class – Rings – 3 Different ways



Barefoot Sandals
Saturday July 29 – 12:30pm – 3pm  Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Web: https://www.facebook.com/Jemstudio-180863171944018 Skill being taught: Bead Stringing Kit Fee: $12, payable to the instructor Skill Level: Beginner Class Length: 2 – 2.5 hours Max students per class: 6 Description: Get Ready for […]

Class – Barefoot Sandals


Saturday July 29 – 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Make your own Crystal pendulum and learn how to use it to start make your own jewellery that is properly aligned.  You know how to make semi-precious jewelry. You might even make jewelry well enough to sell it. Is the crystal energy […]

Class – Make your own Crystal Pendulum


Crystal Healing Everyday
July 30 – 12:30 – 2:30pm Book Now Other than wearing jewelry, what else can you do with your crystals? Receive a healing attunement that will help to empower your healing ability and increase the potential power of your crystals. Then learn to cleanse your crystals with traditional practices, like […]

Class – Crystal Healing in your Everyday



Gemstone investing 101
July 28 – Quick Class – 6:00 – 7:00 Book Now Kit fee: None ​Instructor: Suzanne Charlebois Skill Level: Open to all Learn the basics of building a HARD ASSET Portfolio with Gemstone Investing ​What makes a good gemstone for resale How to estimate vs guesstimate potential growth When to buy and when […]

Class – Gemstone Investing 101​


Viking Knit
Saturday July 29 – 10 – 12:30pm Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Web: https://www.facebook.com/Jemstudio-180863171944018 Skill being taught: Wire Work Kit Fee: $20, payable to the instructor Class Fee: $50 (HST included) Skill Level: Beginner Class Length: 2 – 2.5 hours Max students per class: 6 […]

Class – Viking Knit Bracelet


Saturday July 29 – 10:00 – 12:00pm Book Now Totally Addicting Stretch Stacker & Mala Bracelets This is a great introduction to one of the fastest and easiest bracelet-making techniques for beginners of all ages. Scissors and occasionally pliers are the only tools required. Learn these tips and tricks: How to […]

Class – Stretch Stacker & Mala Bracelets



Sunday July 30 – 10:00 – 12:00pm  Book Now Nifty Tips & Tricks for Not-So- Beginners who’ve taken some classes, practiced a bit & now want to refine & expand their techniques Does this happen to you? You go to a class, you learn a new technique… but then when you get […]

Class – Tools, Tips & Tricks of Jewellery Making


Earrings 3 ways
Sunday July 30 – 10 – 12pm  Book Now Make your own Earrings – 3 Different ways.  Make these fun and easy earrings in 3 different styles. Once you learn these basic techniques, let your imagination run wild to create your own fantastic jewellery pieces. Learn three different methods to create […]

Class – Earrings – 3 Different ways


Wire weave bracelet
Saturday July 29 – 3:30 – 6pm  Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Web: https://www.facebook.com/Jemstudio-180863171944018 Skill being taught: Wire Weaving Kit Fee: $15, payable to the instructor Skill Level: Beginner Class Length: 2 – 2.5 hours Max students per class: 8 Description: Come learn this […]

Class – Wire Weave Bracelet



Crystal Healing
Friday July 28 – 6:00 – 7:00pm Book Now   Learn how crystals and gems work on the Seven Chakras. The world of gems and minerals is a beautiful mystery. In this presentation you will get a glimpse of some of this mystical beauty. Learn how you can harness the power […]

Class – Healing With Crystals & Gems


www.barbaramacdougall.com www.artefaccio.blogspot.com www.flickr.com/photos/barbaramacdougall www.artefaccio.deviantart.com www.etsy.com/shop/artefaccio www.facebook.com/giftsfromthegarden Email: bemacdougall@gmail.com Pure Silver Jewellery Turquoise, Semi-Precious Stones Hammered Silver, Tinned Copper & Copper Components Strings, partial strings & individual beads of Southwestern USA, Mexican, Chinese and Persian turquoise, sustainably harvested sponge coral, Mongolian jet, various other interesting stones and silver components. Please contact […]

Barbara MacDougall Fine Turquoise


Blue Sapphire Beads
Phone: 416-996-BLUE (2583) Email: info@BlueSapphireBeads.com Web: http://www.BlueSapphireBeads.com Blue Sapphire Beads is a Canadian company that specializes in quality Precious, Semi-Precious Beads, Minerals and Sterling Silver findings from around the world. We also create custom finished products. The Gem Expo is owned and operated by Blue Sapphire Beads Email: info@TheGemExpo.com Web: […]

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72 Gem St
To Book Appointment 647-995-7057 72gems@gmail.com For many millennia, gemstones have been used to help individuals tap into their innate human potential. Talisman and amulets were fashioned by the ancients to hold precious stones and crystals. These were adorned to help strengthen one’s soul and shield the wearer from adversity. Traditions […]

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 ACC Beads http://www.accbead.com/ info@accbead.com Phone: 416-502-1757 Customer Service Phone: 647-868-8118   Swarovski Crystals Pearls & Shell Gem Stone Sterling Silver Beads Metal beads Findings Pandora Style Beads Glass Beads Crystal Beads Seed & Bugle Beads Wire and Chain Tools & Packaging

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Amberlink
http://www.amberlink.com/   shop@amberlink.com   Phone: 905 918 1234   Fax: 905 918 2917   AMBERLINK IS DEDICATED TO OFFER YOU AUTHENTIC AMBER JEWELRY THAT CAN HELP YOU GAIN AN APPRECIATION AND LOVE OF BALTIC AMBER You will find many interesting facts about amber, its history, properties and mysteries. The healing […]

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Element Earth
 Element Earth Contact Info:   elementearth@ymail.com http://www.flicker.com/photos/elementearth Your one stop source for Crystal Healing items including Chakra Wellness, Pendulums, Pyramids, Healing Wands, Reiki Stones, Sterling Silver Jewellery and more.  

Vendor Profile: Element Earth


Faceting Rough
Email: em@facetingrough.ca   Web: http://facetingrough.ca Faceting Rough features a collection of natural faceting rough from around the world. Our goal is not only to provide gem rough for sale, but also to inform the buyer. As gemstones are sold, they are replaced, and new stones are added frequently. Also, we have much […]

Vendor Profile: Faceting Rough


Gem Premium
  http://gempremium.com/ Welcome to Gem Premium and the wonderful world of the most precious gemstones. We are proud to be an internet resource for both colored gemstones (Sapphire, Spinel,..).and also the best quality of Non treated Cultured South Sea Pearls and Tahitian Pearls. We cannot put all our inventory on […]

Vendor Profile: Gem Premium



Fossiles Plus
Phone: 514-614-9171 Email: fossilesplus@gmail.com Fossiles Plus is a retail Company selling mostly fossils and fossil related items. We carry great quality items for all taste and budget. You’re looking for collector specimens, decor items or specimens for unique jewelry, come and see us. We also provide a wide variety of selenite […]

Vendor Profile: Fossiles Plus


Galerie Ima
  Web: Google+   Email: galerie.ima@sympatico.ca   Phone: 514-499-2904   Store: 3839 Rue Saint-Denis Montréal, QC H2W 2M3‎  

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Gem Mantra
    Web: https://www.facebook.com/Gemantra/ Email: gemantracanada@gmail.com Phone: 647-308-5492   We are a trusted name in the US and Canada since 2005 for the products we provide. We provide and specialize in High end gemstone beads. Though we carry a large selection in all sorts of semi precious stones and silver jewellery, we […]

Vendor Profile: Gemantra



Findings World
Web: https://www.facebook.com/FindingsWorld   Phone: (647) 239-5067   Email: info@findingsworld.com   Sterling Silver & Gold Filled Findings We have over 400 varieties of Sterling Silver and Gold Filled findings, Semi Precious Beads and Ready to wear Sterling Silver Chains from Italy.

Vendor Profile: Findings World


Trade n Trust Gems
Web: https://tradeandtrustgems.com/ Phone: (647) 606-2062 Email: Tradeandtrustgems@gmail.com My father always used to say that it doesn’t matter and not to stress, if someone wants your product they will find you and buy it. I have worked using this logic, and it has made life so much easier. I also chose very early […]

Vendor Profile: Trade & Trust Gems


Silvia Findings
Phone: 778-892-6689, 778-237-3011, 778-385-3011 Fax: 778-297-7299 Web: http://www.canadafindings.com Manufacturing and supplying Italian quality sterling silver beading and setting findings, chains, bracelets, necklaces and wire, to creators or artisan jewelry, at competitive prices, since 2004.

Vendor Profile: Silva Findings



Sacred Gemstone
Sacred Gemstone Web: http://sacredgemstone.com/ Web: http://www.sacredgemstonestore.etsy.com/ Email: sacredgemstone@gmail.com Wire wrapper and mineral collector, I create handmade crystal and gemstone jewelry in sterling silver and copper. Crystals, mineral specimens, semi-precious gemstone cabochons of many varieties. Sacred Gemstone holds deep reverence for crystals and gemstones and their potential for use in self-healing and spiritual rituals. […]

Vendor Profile: Sacred Gemstone


Rainbow Beads Online
http://www.rainbowbeadsonline.com/ 462 Woodspring Ave Newmarket, Greater Toronto Area, ON L3X 2X7 Canada Customer service line: 416-840-3996 Toll free: 866-840-2867 (within Canada and United States) info@rainbowbeadsonline.com We are Rainbow Trading, an online bead and jewelry wholesale and retail store located in Newmarket, Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada. We are specialized in […]

Vendor Profile: Rainbow Beads


Prosper Designs
http://prosperdesignsonline.com/ 312 Dolomite Drive Suite 210 Toronto, Ontario M3J 2M2 416-650-0310 sprosper@prosperdesignsonline.com We specialize in innovative designs involving various lapidary techniques using concave/flat faceting machines and cabochon machines. Everything is painstakingly faceted by hand and we use precision machinery to cut the exact angles required to give the maximum scintillation. […]

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Najib Jewellers
Web: najibjewellers@hotmail.com Phone: 416-804-2577 Najib Jewellers offers customers a wide selection of silver jewellery, antique jewellery and beads from around the world. Our unique selection of hand created jewellery from Nepal, India, Indonesia, turkey, Thailand and Afghanistan includes: antique jewellery & beads, semi precious beads, non semi precious beads, sterling silver […]

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Mcdonald Wang
     http://www.mcdonaldwang.com/ 9 Bertrand Ave Scarborough Ont M1L 2PC Office: 647-725-5343 cell: 416-898-4788 Lois & David have grown there business over the years and now carry a large line up beads, crystals, findings, cabochon, precious & semi-precious stones, globes, high quality minerals samples, carvings and much much more. A […]

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http://www.lafibule-inc.com/   Our workshop la Fibule offers stimulating learning, individualized approach and training in small groups led by artists active in their discipline. In this environment of sharing and fun, members explore new jewelry techniques, lost wax, wire-wrapping, enameling, and beading. Our facilities are also available to artisans who wish […]

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Jewellery Jamboree Gems
Web: http://www.jjgems.com/ Phone: 416 804 5487 (10a.m.-6p.m.) Email: info@jjgems.com Reza Piroznia, F.C.G.m.A, is a Canadian-based goldsmith. Strongly influenced by his Persian roots Reza designs jewellery using gemstones that he has carefully selected while spelunking world wide. His delightful and delicate creations capture the natural qualities present in Super Seven crystals and […]

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Iguana Beads
http://iguanabeads.com/ info@iguanabeads.com 710 King Street East (Highway #8), Cambridge (Preston) Ontario phone: 519-653-2200 Beads, Singles & Strands Seed beads ~ Semi-precious ~ Miyuki (delica, seed, etc.) Copper & Brass ~ Vintage ~ Czech ~ Porcelain ~ Prayer Beads Resin ~ Wood ~ Glass ~ Plastic ~ Shells Chains Gold ~ […]

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ID Jewelry and Design
  http://www.idjewelryanddesign.com     ​My name is Debbie Benninger. I was born and raised in London, Ontario, Canada. I recently moved to Markham, Ontario. I’ve always been a creative person all my life. I’ve done scrapbooking, cross stitch, furniture restoration, knitting/crocheting and had a dollhouse miniature business, where I also […]

Vendor Profile: ID Jewelry and Design


Bead Den logo
SALES ONLINE or BY APPOINTMENT Toronto, Ontario CANADA ph: 416-221-4756 email: beadsales@beadden.com Beads: Seed, Pony, Bugle, Cloisonne, Fancy Glass, Czech Fire Polished, Venetian, Lac, Wooden, Ceramic, Bone & Shell, Gold & Silver Foil, Lampworked, Pressed Glass, Semi-Precious, Sterling Silver Findings, Vermeil Findings, Metal, Metalized Findings, Enamel and more…

Vendor Profile: Bead Den