2014 Bead Challenge

With a theme of muted purples, burgundy, silver and pearls, our 2014 Challenge had many entries, showing a high calibre of design and beauty.

Building a beautiful portfolio with matching complementary beads, our artists creating a stunning exhibition, admired by many.

International Tutor, Cynthia Rutledge was our guest judge for this challenge.

Artist: Paula Gething

1st Place – Judged Vote

Artist: Sandra Austin

3rd Place – Judged Vote

Artist: Christine Mole

2nd Place – Public Vote

Artist: Ildy Izso

Highly Commended

Artist: Sue Blaschko

2nd Place – Judged Vote

Artist: Dianne Aulsebrook

1st Place – Public Vote

Artist: Lynne Burt

3rd Place – Public Vote

Artist: Merrilyn Brann

Highly Commended

Some of our past workshops at the Bead Society


There are a range of benefits in being a member of the Bead Society of Victoria.

Melbourne Bead Expo

Friday 22 November – Sunday 24 November 2024

Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill, Victoria