Archive for Category: "Paper Bead & Fair Trade Craft News"

Sixth Annual Holiday Open House This Weekend – Dec. 10th and 11th

Sixth Annual Holiday Open House This Weekend – Dec. 10th and 11th

You’re Invited to our Holiday Open House Our sixth annual Holiday Open House is this Saturday and Sunday, December 10th and 11th. Whether you are looking for last minute gifts and stocking stuffers, or would just like to say hello and enjoy some refreshments, we’d love to see you! Open House Hours: 10am to 5pm […]

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See Our “Falling Leaves” Bead Mix

See Our “Falling Leaves” Bead Mix

Recycled Ugandan Beads in Many Fall Colors Fall is here in Colorado and we’re seeing many beautiful leaves here and in our travels elsewhere: That’s why we were inspired to create a special “Falling Leaves” bead mix which Jen, our office manager/bead party coordinator,  tried to craft to match the lovely fall leaf photo.  Take […]

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Your Bead Purchases Are Life Saving to Our Women

Your Bead Purchases Are Life Saving to Our Women

Your Bead Purchase Generate Much Needed Income for Our Ugandan Women Our Ugandan paper beads make great gifts for the holidays.  And besides that, they are also life changing for the women who make them.  We work directly with over 200 women in Uganda.  They are standing by ready to make lots of beads and […]

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Outreach Uganda Holiday Open House This Weekend

Outreach Uganda Holiday Open House This Weekend

Join Us at our Holiday Open House This Weekend Our fifth annual Holiday Open House is this Saturday and Sunday, December 12th and 13th, 2015.  Whether you are looking for last minute gifts and stocking stuffers, or would just like to say hello and enjoy some refreshments, we’d love to see you! Paper beaded ornaments – […]

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Bead Bracelets, Bangles and More

Bead Bracelets, Bangles and More

Buy paper bead bracelets now. Help our 200+ Ugandan women beaders overcome poverty.

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Beads Galore For You to Buy at our Store

Beads Galore For You to Buy at our Store

Buy Beads Now. All profits go to our Ugandan women beaders.

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Uganda Paper Bead Necklaces

Uganda Paper Bead Necklaces

Paper bead necklaces. Each necklace is crafted with love and quality by our Uganda beaders.  Your purchase helps them buy food and medicines, and pay for school fees for their children.

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Bead Events Mean Big Money for Our Beaders!

Bead Events Mean Big Money for Our Beaders!

Our Ugandan Women Need Your Help to Increase Paper Bead Sales October marks the start of our paper bead selling season when we help sell our Ugandan women’s paper bead jewelry and fair trade crafts at bead events not only in metro Denver but throughout the United States.  In addition, we ship their Ugandan paper beads […]

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Meet Aber Beatrice Who Makes Specialty Necklaces

Meet Aber Beatrice Who Makes Specialty Necklaces

Aber Beatrice is one of our Jinja beaders who is quite adept at bead making.  She is one of just a few ladies that can make our “Specialty Necklaces” which contain lots of both paper beads and seed beads.  Besides bead making, Aber also is quite good at hand painting our silk scarves.  Aber has […]

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Jinja Women’s Group Tie Dyeing Scarves

Jinja Women’s Group Tie Dyeing Scarves

Each year, our Jinja women’s group gains more tie dyeing skills.  This is their fifth year of making tie-dyed silk scarves and their work is amazing!  It is a specially trained group of 22 of the women who make these scarves.  Some of the team uses tie dyeing techniques on the scarves while others pin […]

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