Tutorial #5 ~ 2 Wirewrap Rings ~ Linda McKinney

Tutorial #5 with Linda McKinney on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 promptly at 6 p.m.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWire twisted rings *with or without beads

Beadalon 22 gauge round wire medium temper (Linda purchased her wire at Hobby Lobby and/or JoAnn’s)
You can use silver, gold or bronze. Linda usually uses silver or bronze.

*Small beads (seed beads or crystals preferred)

Tools:  Wire cutters, round and flat nose pliers, Ring mandrel (Julie Eve has ring mandrels for sale).

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWire wrapped rings with large beads

20 or 22 gauge round wire in silver, gold or bronze

Larger beads of choice

Tools: Wire cutters, round and flat nose pliers,  ring mandrel (Julie Eve has a great price on them.)

Linda is selling beads for both projects at the 5 May meeting.  Please get with Linda for pricing.

 

HGMS Auction Count Down ~ 2 Days Away!

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The Auction is this Tuesday, 28 April 2015.  The picture to the left shows 2 of our gems with a specialty cut up for bid.  Very interesting and unique indeed.  Hope to see you there.  Please invite your friends.

Please click here —-> for more Auction Details

 

 

Please click here for the Auction Flyer —-> HGMS AUC 2015

 

Linda McKinney ~ Mayflower Craft and Vendor Event

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Event:   Mayflower Craft and Vendor Event

When:   Saturday, 2 May 2015

Time:     10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Bry-Lee’s Variety  & Thrift Shop, 7051 Hwy. 36E, Laceys Springs, Alabama 35754

Linda McKinney, a HGMS member and active participant in our Jewelry Activity group will be showing her artistic jewelry creations to include her wire-wrapped lapidary arts at the Mayflower Craft and Vendor Event.  Linda will be demonstrating and teaching Tutorial #5 on Intermediate/ Advanced wire-wrapping on 5 May 2015. More information will be added soon.  We are all excited to see her artistry and super excited to attend her tutorial.

Linda McKinney at Sparkman Craft Fair – Saturday, 11 April

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERALinda McKinney, a new member to HGMS and the new Jewelry Activity group will be showing her artistic jewelry creations to include her wirewrapped lapidary arts on 11 April at the Sparkman Craft Fair at Grace United Methodist Church Gym. Linda is a new member of our Jewelry Activity group and will be demonstrating and teaching a new tutorial on Intermediate/Advanced wirewrapping in the month of May. We are all excited to see her artistry and super excited to attend her tutorial. Best time to see her works will be at the Sparkman Craft Fair.

Click on this link for more info: https://www.facebook.com/sparkmandrama

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