Meeting Reminder

Dec 2022 Business Meeting

Business Meeting This Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 will be the final business meeting of the year! Christmas Party Dec 8, 2022, 5:30-9:00pm: Deadline to RSVP for the Christmas Party is this Thursday during our meeting. We need to get a headcount for all members, spouses or significant others planning on attending this year’s Christmas Party. Signup […]

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Christmas Earrings Examples for Jewelry Making SIG Class Dec 2022

Dec Jewelry Making SIG Class

This will be the last Jewelry Making SIG class of 2022. Come join us for a fun evening making holiday earrings–great your yourself or gift giving. As an added incentive, if you really need one 😇, Deb will be bringing her new tool, the One Step Looper, in case anyone wants to see how it […]

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Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 –Full Plate!

Hopefully everyone had a great Thanksgiving weekend and are ready to get some work done this Thursday. There is definitely a full plate for the Gem & Mineral Society on Dec. 2, so mark your calendars! Workshop 5:00-7:00 pm are the hours for our workshop this Thursday. Holiday Earring Class 6:00 pm Barb Delvaux’s Holiday […]

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Holiday Earrings Class 2021

Next week, the Jewelry Making and Wire Wrapping SIG (Special Interest Group) will be having one final class for the year* Deb Delvaux will be teaching us how to make these fun and festive candy cane earrings–so sweet for the holidays! Please note the special date due to the Thanksgiving holiday this week. When: Thursday, […]

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Hammered-Celtic Knot bracelet

Hammered-Celtic Knot Bracelet Class

On Thursday, September 23rd, Nancy Buettner will teach a class on a “Hammered-Celtic Knot” bracelet. A pair of earrings can also be made. Supplies Needed 18g wire (36″) 22g wire (36″) 4 mm beads (8-10) Purchased toggle or clasp Purchased earwires 4mm jumprings (2) TOOLS NEEDED Pliers: Chain-nose, Round-nose, Flat-nose, Bent-nose, and Nylon-covered Wire cutters […]

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Hammered Copper, Teardrop Link necklace and earring set.

Thurs July 22 Hammered Copper, Teardrop Link Class

The Wire Wrappers/Jewelry Makers will have their next class on July 22 (4th Thursday), at 6:00pm. Nancy Buettner will demonstrate how to make a “Hammered Copper, Teardrop Link” necklace and earring set.  Everyone from beginner to advanced will be able to create this project.  Hope to see you there.  What you need for the class: WIRE: […]

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Thurs July 1 Workshop & Jewelry Making

The first Thursday of the month, The Villages Gem and Mineral Society normally holds their business meeting. During the summer, we are not having those meetings, so normally things are a bit quieter. Not this Thursday! This Thursday, July 1, 2021, there will be two (2) events of special interest to the jewelry making SIG […]

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