Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Wire Workshop at Summer Camp

Summer Camp
Wire WorkShop 2015
Nahatlatch Valley, Boston Bar, B.C.
Date & Time to be announced at Summer Camp,
August 2 to 7, 2015
Workshop Details:
Instructor: Carla Swope
Learn how to use square and 1/2 round wire to set stones. This class is an introduction to professional looking solderless wire work. Learn to bend and manipulate wire correctly, securing stones without any glue or soldering. You will finish one pendant. Duration of class is 3 to 4 hours.
$30 per person cash or cheque (this is a BC Lapidary Society special price)
Workshop includes:
Wire, Instructions (step by step printout), tool rentals
Does NOT include: Cabochon.
You will need to supply your own stone, which should be a minimum of 1" by 1", but preferably larger up to 2.5" by 2.5". Feel free to bring multiple stones and choose at the workshop.
It is recommended that you bring your own tools, including eye glasses or magnifiers.

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Reminder - Winfield Show

All things Agate

Winfield Memorial Hall 
10130 Bottom Wood Lake Rd
Winfield, BC
(1 block east of Highway 97)
18 & 19 July, 2015
Saturday 9am-5pm Sunday 10am-4pm
Dealers with rocks, crystals, minerals, fossils, gem stones, beads,
supplies for the lapidary hobby, hand crafted silver work
Displays of rocks, crystals, minerals and fossils
Artists demonstrating silversmithing, wire wrapping and lapidary arts

Soapstone carving for children: $5
Admission: Adults $4, Childern age 6-12 $2, under age 6 free

Hosted by: Kelowna 1120 Club & Vernon Lapidary and Mineral Club

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Field Trip Cancelled

Field trip that was planned for July 8th has been cancelled because of extreme heat in the area.