These open sessions are held by Joy McClure (but you’ll find Joy in what you learn and make). The dates and sessions change by month.

JULY AND AUGUST 2022, OPEN SESSIONS AT THE QUARRY

(Workshop located in the basement of the Mariposa Inn).  Non-members are welcome! Email us at MGMC@STI.NET with any questions

These sessions start at 11 am with Joy McClure.  Materials needed will be available unless otherwise noted, and are reasonable in prices. The sessions offered each month will vary; the prior month’s sessions are listed below just as an example.

Wednesday, 7-6 – Copper enameling
Saturday, 7-9 – Metal smithing continued
Wednesday, 7-13 – Beading Herringbone and N’debele techniques
Saturday, 7-16 – Copper clay
Wednesday, 7-20 – Cold Connections and Rolling mill
Saturday, 7-23 – Judi’s PMC (precious metal clay) class (normally 10 am)
Sunday, 7-24 – UFOs and PHDs (unfinished objects and projects half done)
Wednesday, 7-27 – Leather worked jewelry
Saturday, 7-30 – Wax work for centrifugal casting
Wednesday, 8-3 – Wax work continued
Saturday, 8-6 – Wax work invested
Tuesday, 8-9 – Dichroic glass with Judi Gooch (normally 10 am)
Wednesday, 8-10 – Centrifugal casting
Saturday, 8-13 – Finish metal work and cast pieces
Wednesday, 8-17 – UFOs (unfinished objects)

JUNE 2022, OPEN SESSIONS AT THE QUARRY

THURSDAY, JUNE 2       Wax work continued from May

SATURDAY JUNE 4        Investment of wax models

SUNDAY JUNE 5       Burn out and casting of wax

TUESDAY JUNE 7 Finish work, metalsmithing and casting

SATURDAY JUNE 11     Enameling

TUESDAY JUNE 14   Herringbone beaded braclet

SATURDAY JUNE 18 Copper Clay

WEDNESDAY JUNE 22 Copper Clay

SUNDAY JUNE 26 Wire wrapped pendants (NOTE: date change from June 25)

WEDNESDAY JUNE 29 Wire wrapping continued  

and find out about it.

Saturday, 5/21: Copper metal clay and continuing wax work.

Wednesday, 5/25: Enameling and cold connections

Saturday, 5/28 Clock assembly and UFO