The Artful Bead


5304 Trail Lake Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76133

Welcome to the Artful Bead

The Artful Bead is the most popular retail bead store in Fort Worth and the surrounding North Texas area. We are your one-stop shopping destination for jewelry making supplies including quality beads, wire, chain, findings, and tools.


Come visit us at 5304 Trail Lake Drive in Fort Worth
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Classes are taught almost every day for every skill level by qualified instructors with an emphasis on a variety of techniques: basics, wireworking, seed bead weaving, soldering, metalsmithing, and more!

Jewelry repair is done skillfully on the premises in a timely fashion. We even do pearl knotting!

We offer custom jewelry design for weddings, proms, quinceaneras, and other special occasions – or just to tickle your everyday fancy and set you apart in the fashion world. You’ll enjoy collaborating with our designers for a one of a kind piece.

You’ll be amazed by our selection of single and stranded beads that include a large variety of quality gemstones and Czech glass. Also, don’t forget that we have the largest selection of seed beads in the DFW area.

Best of all, our experienced staff is able and always willing to answer any of your beading questions. Just ask!
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