March marks the beginning of our travel season. You can see all the shows we will be participating at by clicking on the "Trade Shows" tab on our website. Some of the dates are tentative as we await for show contracts to arrive. We hope you are able to come and see us at one (or many) of our shows this year. We always love to see familiar faces and meet new people. 

Peterborough Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

Saturday March 2nd - 10am to 5pm
Sunday March 3rd - 10am to 5pm

Healthy Planet Centre
911 Monaghan Road
Peterborough, Ontario

Children and Youth PowWow Ottawa

Saturday March 16th - 11am to 5pm
Sunday March 17th - 11am to 5pm

Carleton University - Raven's Nest Gym
9376 University Drive
Ottawa, ON

Grand Entry is at 12pm, you will want to arrive before that to experience the full Powwow.


Easter is in March this year so we will be closed Good Friday, March 29th.
The store will be open on Saturday March 30th and Monday April 1st.


Are you looking to learn a new technique this year? We have 7 classes being offered in March. Classes must be paid for in advance and there is a maximum of 5 students per class. Fees include a kit.

Saturday March 9th - 9am to 12pm - $65
Russian Spiral - Using 4mm beads and seed beads, create a spiral bracelet.

Saturday March 9th - 1pm to 3:30pm - $55
Victorian Lace - Using 2 colours of seed beads and matching crystals, create a Victorian style lace necklace.

Tuesday March 12th - 1:30 to 4pm - $60
Bead Embroidery Basics - Using different shapes and sizes of glass beads, learn the basic techniques used to create embroidered pieces. Finished pieces can be used in jewellery or art.

Tuesday March 19th - 1:30 to 4pm - $45
Peyote 101 - Learn beginner Peyote with even count to make a bracelet.

Saturday March 23rd - 9:30 to 12pm - $65
Loopy Wire Pendant - Using wire and an assortment of gemstone beads, create a wire pendant with matching earrings.

Saturday March 23rd - 1pm to 3:30pm - $65
Wire Wrapped Pendants - Using square, round and half round wire, learn to create two different styles of wrapped pendants.

Saturday March 30th - 9:30 to 12pm - $45
Knotted necklace - Learn the traditional technique of pearl knotting using silk thread, bead tips and gemstone beads.

Saturday March 30th - 1pm to 3:30pm - $50
Tila Star Bracelet - Create a star patterns bracelet with 2-holed Tila beads and seed beads.