2019 Portland NBS Registration

REGISTER online for the FULL CONVENTION programs
8/5 Mon. – 8/10 Sat.
(or, mail-in registration form for printing)

Convention registration allows access to the following educational programs (and more!)

Next year’s NBS convention will be in Springfield IL!

2018 Jacksonville FL | 2019 Portland | 2020 Springfield IL | 2021 Manchester NH | 2022 Madison WI


8/5 Mon 10am & 1:30pm Mid Mod Fusion: Make Your Own Fused Glass Buttons Workshop Kay Ferguson
(Cost separate)
8/5 Mon 3-4 pm & 8/8 Thu 2:30 pm Introduction to NBS, the Convention and Button Collecting Yessy Byl
8/5 Mon evening Pendleton Woolen Mills – A Family Journey, 1863-2019 Dorothy Krugner
8/6 Tue Button Competition Judging NBS
8/7 Wed Button Competition Judging NBS
8/7 Wed evening Uniform Buttons: Witnesses to History William Hentges
8/7 Wed evening Classification meeting NBS
8/7 Wed evening Button Bytes Meeting Button Bytes
8/8 Thu 9:00 AM Become a Button Ambassador OSBS
8/8 Thu 1:00 PM How Clubs Cashed in with NBS Publicity Grants Jerry DeHay and
Harriett Brittenham
8/9 Fri 11:00 AM IS IT LACY GLASS?—An Exploration of Design and Surface Joy Journeay
8/9 Fri 2:00 PM Dorothy Called Them Goofies – A Sign of Their Times Anne Morgan
8/9 Fri evening Mid-Mod Button Confections Jocelyn Howells
8/10 Sat 11:00 AM What’s New with Buttons: Viewpoints from the Apparel Industry Anna Fort