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Flush cutter for jewelry making

Jewelry Making Basics

SIG Class this Week! This Thursday, April 25, Deb Delvaux will teach a class on some jewelry making basics. Topics to be covered: These are all important skills for anyone interested in making jewelry.  If you would like to make a bracelet or a necklace, bring beads and a clasp.  Deb will supply beading wire […]

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Holiday Earrings Class example, The Villages Gem and Mineral Society 2023

“Dec” Jewelry Making SIG Class

Nov 30 will be our annual Holiday Earrings Class taught by Deb. This is a special date so be sure to mark your calendars!

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Using a beaded connection at a pendant

October Jewelry Making SIG Class Reminder

This month the Jewelry Making SIG class is on making Beaded Connections. Be there on Oct 26th and make your own connections, both beaded and interpersonal with other SIG members!

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Tree of Life: The Results!

Our Wire Wrappers really twisted things up in September during this Tree of Life Pendant class that Deb Delvaux taught. So cool how with the same basic elements everyone was able to put their own spin on the formula to create their very own unique creation. Well done, everyone. Thanks for all your efforts–it really […]

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Basic Wire Wrapping on oval Cabochon

Basic Wire Wrapping: The Results

Despite the heat and road closures, 11 members attended the August 24 Basic Wire Wrapping class taught by Greg. Congratulations to all on learning new skills and/or honing your existing ones. We all need to practice, practice, practice in order to get better–and you all did an excellent job!

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Coiled and Beaded Bracelet Jan 2022 class attendees

Revised! April 2023 Wire Wrapping SIG Class

We have had to revise our class schedule. Thanks to Nancy, we are still going to have a class–this one is geared for beginners and a new option for all members is the open workshop. New Member Introduction to Wire Wrapping, and Open Workshop When: Thursday, April 27th @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: […]

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Results from the Free Form Wire Wrapping Class in Feb 2023

Free Form Wire Wrapping–the Results

The results from February’s Special Interest Group class prove that you all really know how to rock! Thanks to Susan and Nancy for this class and to Deb for the photo of your work.

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wire wrapped angel cabochons

May 2023 Wire Wrapping SIG Class: Cabochon Angel Pendant

Cabochon Angel Pendant When: Thursday, May 25th @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: SeaBreeze Recreation Center, Destin Room Instructor: Mary McGee What will be covered: In this month’s wire wrapping class we will learn an Intermediate/ Advanced skill to make wire wrapped cabochons that look like angels. Tools Required Limited number of tools available […]

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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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