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Welcome to the Bead Society of Victoria


The Bead Society Victoria, Inc. (BSV) is the only registered bead organisation in Australia. The BSV aims to:

•    Encourage and foster interest in the art and craft of beading;
•    Provide workshops to bead enthusiasts at all levels of expertise through our workshop programs;
•    Promote creative designers of beadwork;
•    Promote the exchange of information among members to expand their knowledge of beads and beadwork skills;
•    Provide access to beads and related supplies to members and other people interested in beads and beading;
•    Encourage people who are new to bead collecting to learn about the fascinating history of beads;
•    Support networking between bead enthusiasts.


The BSV runs many events each year:

•    Monthly meetings in Carnegie and Geelong, VIC, and Adelaide, SA
•    Exhibitions (Melbourne Bead Expo)
•    Competitions (Bead Challenge, Featured Artist, Beaded Beads, Members Showcase)
•    Annual Bead Retreat
•    Workshop program
•    Members Exhibitions
•    Attendance at craft and bead shows


Recent News



To view all BSV events, click on the Events menu above.  A selection of upcoming events is listed below.



Upcoming events


Cynthia Rutledge's "The Muse: La Bella Simonetta" workshop was offered in Sydney and Melbourne.











Bead Society of Victoria, Inc.


PO Box 5312, Pinewood, VIC 3149
Phone: 0420 200 727

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