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Crystal Healing Everyday
March 19 – 10am – 12pm 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
March 17 – 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​


Byzantine & Mobius Chainmail ​​
March 18 – 3:30 – 6:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $20 Instructor: Alexandra Kaklamanos; owner and designer, Chain Attraction Trends and Threads Ltd. Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours Max.Class Size: 8 Byzantine is the simplest yet most loved chainmail weave. The Mobius weave is simple yet versatile as it can be used alone in […]

Class – Byzantine & Mobius Chainmaille



DragonScale Chainmaille Bracelet
March 18 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $20 Instructor: Alexandra Kaklamanos; owner and designer, Chain Attraction Trends and Threads Ltd. Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn how to create a stunning chainmaille bracelet in the sought-after weave called Dragonscale. You […]

Class – Dragonscale Chainmaille Bracelet


Jewellery Making 101
March 19 – 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $10 Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Duration: 2 – 2.5 hr Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn the proper techniques in making jewellery. You will use stainless steel wire, wire guards, crimp […]

Class – Jewellery Making 101


Spring Has Sprung
March 19 3:00pm – 5:00pm Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell Just in time for spring!  You will learn how to weave wire around  leaves to make a nest with 3 eggs inside and add dangle flowers for decoration.  In this class you will use flat nose pliers and wire cutters. […]

Class – Spring Has Sprung



Galaxy Bracelet
March 19 3:00 – 5:00 pm Book Now Please join Canadian designer Elsa Storm for an introduction to design elements such as how to design your jewelry with style, shapes, balance and apply colour theory for coloured stones. This workshop teaches you how to working with wire and metal findings you […]

Class – Design Theory & Elegant Galaxy Bracelet workshop


Halo earrings
March 19 – 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Introduction to different metals such as precious metals and plated metals, how to identify them with markings and stamps on Jewelry. This workshop includes working with wire and metal findings demonstration, printed handouts and hands on session to create Halo 16″ necklace […]

Class – Intro to identifying metals and Halo Jewelry


March 19 – 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 tie […]

Class – Totally Addicting Stretch Stacker & Mala Bracelets



March 18 – 10:00 – 12:30pm  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


March 18 3:30 – 6:00pm Book Now You know how to make semi-precious jewelry. You might even make jewelry well enough to sell it. Is the crystal energy fully coherent or chaotic? Chaotic jewelry doesn’t wear well, [or sell well] or feel good…and ends up in the bottom of your jewelry […]

Class – Crystals 101


Love Knot Ring
March 18 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $10 Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Duration: 2 – 2.5 hr Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn how to shape wire around a ring mandrel to make custom size ring with a Love […]

Class – Love Knot Ring



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 MacDoughall Fine Turquoise


Viking Knit
Saturday March 18 – 10:00 – 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: […]

Class – Viking Knit


Crystal Healing
March 17 – 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 of […]

Class – Healing With Crystals & Gems



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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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 […]

Vendor Profile: Amberlink



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
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.  Folklore about […]

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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


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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