Beautiful Workshop Results:
Workshop Project #1:
David Cook will be teaching the Third session of a 4-session wire wrapping workshop for beginners started at our January meeting. This course will cover the basics: types of wire, tools, sources of materials, bracelet making and cabochon wrapping.This time we will be making a bracelet with beads. Kits will be available with all materials including copper wire, copper beads and gemstone beads for $2.00. If you want to bring your own wire and beads you will need the following.
7 – 8” pieces of 21 ga SQ DS or HH wire (2 pieces are to be twisted.)
30”- 20 ga HR HH wire.
6” - 18 ga R wire
3 – 4 mm or 6 mm gemstone, glass or synthetic material beads
2 – 4 mm metal beads
2 - 3 mm metal beads
Be sure to bring your tools (flat nose pliers, round nose pliers flush cutters, ruler and Sharpie marking pin) and plan to arrive by 9:15.
Workshop Project #2:
Barbara Saavedra will be teaching. Please check back here for details.
Machines: As always, we will have the club machines available for metal & gemstone testing, gemstone cutting, and cabbing.