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January 20, 2019
January 21, 2019
  • Solder and Wire Inlay *(New Class)*

    January 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Solder and Wire Inlay *(New Class)*
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Monday, January 21st
    6pm-9pm **New evening time for Fall / Winter**
    $80/member
    max 4
    Materials included
    Want a different way to add colour and interest with your work? This will be a fun way to add detail to your pieces in an exciting way.
    All the tools you will need will be provided.

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

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January 22, 2019
  • 4th Tuesday Drop in $5

    January 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

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January 23, 2019
  • Wednesday Afternoon Drop in

    January 23, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    From 12 to 3pm, the jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per day.  No formal instruction is provided.

    The host(s) for the day can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

  • Wednesday Drop in $5

    January 23, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening is Bobbi

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

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January 24, 2019
  • 4th Thursday Drop in $5

    January 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

January 25, 2019
  • How to Make a Hinge *(New Class)*

    January 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    How to Make a Hinge *(New Class)*
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Friday, January 25th
    6pm-9pm **New evening time for Fall / Winter**
    $80/member
    max 4
    Materials included
    Want to challenge your soldering skills a bit? This will allow you to include more movement in your pieces and be a fun way to add detail to your pieces in an exciting way.
    All the tools you will need will be provided.

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

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January 26, 2019
  • Textured Cuff

    January 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Textured Cuff
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Saturday, January 26th
    10am-1pm
    $50/Member
    Max 6
    Material Included
    You will be making a copper cuff with your choice of a variety of textures/ stamps, while learning how to anneal your metal and give it a heat patina.

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

    **Special Note: If you would like to take both of these classes and make a day of it, I will drop the cost to $90 per person. Please mention when registering.**

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  • Forged Wire Bracelet with Clasp *(New Class)*

    January 26, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Forged Wire Bracelet with Clasp *(New Class)*
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Saturday, January 26th
    2pm-5pm
    $60/Member
    Max 6
    Material Included
    You will be making a forged bronze bracelet with a clasp from just one solid piece. There will be no soldering needed to complete this attractive piece of jewellery. You will also give it your choice of textures, while learning how to anneal your metal and form it.
    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

    **Special Note: If you would like to take both of these classes and make a day of it, I will drop the cost to $90 per person. Please mention when registering.**

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January 27, 2019
  • Torch Enamelling Intro

    January 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Torch Enamelling Intro
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Sunday, January 27th
    10am-1pm
    $95/Member
    Max 4
    Materials Included
    Looking for a different way to get some colour onto your metal? Combining molten glass to your piece will do it! This exciting process will leave you wanting to know more about this ancient technique. Very useful skill to add to your creative making toolbox.

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

    **Special Note: If you would like to take both of these classes and make a day of it, I will drop the cost to $160 per person. Please mention when registering.**

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  • Kiln Enamelling (A Cloisonne Pendant) (*New Class*)

    January 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Kiln Enamelling (A Cloisonne Pendant) (*New Class*)
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Sunday, January 27th
    2pm-5pm
    $95/Member
    Max 4
    Material kit $30
    This exciting process will show you how to add detail and separation of colours on your metal after applying a transparent coat of enamel to give your piece a whole new depth. This technique will leave you wanting to learn more. Very useful skill to add colour and detail to your piece as you explore molten glass.

    Material Kits will include:
    - 1.5" x 1.5" 22Ga piece of fine silver sheet
    - 1ft of fine silver flat wire for cloisonne
    - 1.3mm drill bit
    - 18Ga sterling silver jump ring

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

    **Special Note: If you would like to take both of these classes and make a day of it, I will drop the cost to $160 per person. Please mention when registering.**

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January 28, 2019
  • Tube Setting

    January 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Tube Setting
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Monday, January 28th
    6pm-9pm **New evening time for Fall / Winter**
    $65/Member
    Max 4
    Materials Kit $30
    Wanting to add faceted gems to your work and not sure how to do it? This method of setting is a step up from bezel setting but still quite accessible. You will learn how to cut a seat for the stone and set a faceted stone in a tube setting you will be soldering to your practice plate. This kind of setting can be used in many different ways due to its ease of making and adaptability. You will be surprised by how quickly it works!

    Material kits will include:
    - 5pcs of 3mm clear cubic zirconias
    - 5pcs of sterling silver tubing
    - practice plate to solder settings to
    - 0.8mm drill bit
    - 3mm setting bur
    - 2.7mm ball bur
    - 3" medium solder wire
    All tools required will be provided.

    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

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January 29, 2019
  • 5th Tuesday Drop in $5

    January 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

January 30, 2019
  • Wednesday Afternoon Drop in

    January 30, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    From 12 to 3pm, the jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per day.  No formal instruction is provided.

    The host(s) for the day can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

  • Flush Setting

    January 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Flush Setting
    with Adam Lagace BFA
    merkury.metals@gmail.com
    Wednesday, January 30th
    6pm-9pm
    $65/Member
    Max 4
    Materials Kit $20
    Adding faceted gems to your work can be very rewarding. This method of setting is quite accessible. You will learn how to cut a seat for the stone and set a faceted stone into the surface of your practice plate. This type of setting will allow you to add little shiny pops of colour to the surface of your piece whether it's on a ring, pendant or earrings you will enjoy seeing those little flashes of light and colour.

    Material kit will include:
    - 5pcs of 3mm clear cubic zirconias
    - practice plate to work on
    - 3mm bud bur
    - 2.7mm hart bur
    - 0.8mm drill bit

    All tools required will be provided.
    Please contact me directly so I know who all is coming, thank you.

    See more details

January 31, 2019
  • 5th Thursday Drop in $5

    January 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 4, 2019
  • Saw Familiarization

    February 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Introduction to using saws, by Mike. Please register with mike.otoole@shaw.ca before attending.

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February 5, 2019
  • 1st Tuesday Drop in $5

    February 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 6, 2019
  • Wednesday Afternoon Drop in

    February 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    From 12 to 3pm, the jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per day.  No formal instruction is provided.

    The host(s) for the day can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

  • CRLC Board meeting

    February 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The CRLC Board meets the Wednesday before the general meeting. Board members only.

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February 7, 2019
  • 1st Thursday Drop in $5

    February 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    $5

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 8, 2019
  • CRLC General Meeting

    February 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    General Meetings on the second Friday of each month September to June.
    Presentations change monthly. Prospective New Members Welcome!

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February 9, 2019
  • Cabbing with Shelley

    February 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Cabbing for beginners. Contact Shelley at sapphire13@shaw.ca for more information.

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February 12, 2019
  • 2nd Tuesday Drop in $5

    February 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 13, 2019
  • Wednesday Afternoon Drop in

    February 13, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    From 12 to 3pm, the jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per day.  No formal instruction is provided.

    The host(s) for the day can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 14, 2019
  • 2nd Thursday Drop in $5

    February 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details

February 16, 2019
February 17, 2019
February 19, 2019
  • Orientation and 3rd Tuesday drop in

    February 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, 3650 19 St NE #13, Calgary, AB T2E 6V2, Canada

    Orientation and hosting by Judy.
    The jewelry and lapidary studio is open for any member to use equipment they are familiar with, at a cost of $5 per evening. No formal instruction is provided.
    The host(s) for the evening can be found here:
    https://goo.gl/SwJxxd

    More information here:
    https://crlc.ca/workshop

    See more details