Just for Fun


Snowbirds, What ‘Cha Up To?

Many of our members are Snowbirds, leaving the heat and humidity of Florida behind and heading for cooler climes “up north.” Workshops here are less crowded, allowing people to use the machines more than during “the season.” That being said, we miss our friends who have flown the coop and wonder what they are up […]

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Santa Claus reacting to The Villages Gem and Mineral Pre-Christmas Sale

Dec 2023 Business Meeting and Party

First, November Reminders! Thanksgiving Closure This Thursday, Nov. 23, 2023 there will be no workshop to celebrate Thanksgiving. Jewelry Making SIG Class: Christmas Earrings As a reminder, Deb Delvaux will be teaching us how to make some super cute earrings for the holidays. Because of the holiday party, this year’s class will be on Nov. […]

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Matt Davis at Faceting Machine

Lapidary Arts “Hidden Gem”

This morning we awoke to see a wonderful article in The Villages Daily Sun about our group! The article featured thoughts and experiences of both Matt Davis and Bob Delvaux. If you didn’t get a chance to read the article, here you go. It is always good to have some positive publicity for the group […]

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SeaBreeze Display Case

Wow, what a talented bunch we are at TVG&MS! So many of the members have contributed to a fantastic showing in the display Case in our workshop room. If you haven’t taken the time, please be sure to peruse the beauties now on display. This display really shows the variety of work that our members […]

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