Win 50 bags of Hama Beads

Win 50 bags of Hama Beads

When you clever people create pixel portraits out of Hama Beads, it just blows our minds.

It is arguably our favourite thing to see people make out of Hama Beads.

Check these examples out:

By Callum Kirby By Callum Kirby

By Darren McDaid By Darren McDaid

By Lee Webb By Lee Webb

By Steve Cooper By Steve Cooper

So, as a sneaky way to see just how incredibly talented you Hama Beaders are, we’ve launched yet another HUGE competition!


Pixel portrait competition

What does 50 bags of Hama Beads look like?

50 Midi Beads

Do you fancy winning that?

We’re asking everybody to share their #HamaPixelPortraits on social media, using our hashtag to enter.

No matter your age, location or pixel art skill, we want to see your Hama Beads portraits!

They can be portraits of people you know or of celebrities, but they must be made out of Hama Beads.

And the more the merrier! You can enter more than once.


Not just 1 winner, but 3!

As usual, we will be narrowing the entries down to just 10 finalists at the end of June.

There will then be one week of voting for your winners on social media.

The creators of three portraits that receive the most likes will win first, second and third place prizes.


The prizes are amazing

Winners will be given their choice of Hama Bead colours in 1,000 Midi Beads or 2,000 Mini Beads – whichever they would prefer.

1st place: 50 bags of Hama Beads

50 Hama Beads

2nd place: 20 bags of Hama Beads

20 Hama Beads

3rd place: 10 bags of Hama Beads

10 Hama Beads


Competition T&Cs

The competition is open to all ages and locations.

Entries must be submitted via Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, using the hashtag #HamaPixelPortraits

Images submitted must contain portraits made out of Hama Beads. has the right to reject any images deemed inappropriate and/or disrespectful.

Competition closes 30/06/18 and finalists will be announced on social media shortly after.

The finalists with highest number of votes will win first, second and third prizes, as stated.

The winners will be contacted by direct message on the platform they used to enter the competition.