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.

SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER 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 price. The sessions offered each month will vary; the prior month’s sessions are listed below just as an example.

Wednesday, 9-14 – Bead and fiber bracelet on beading loom
Sunday, 9-18 – Wire wrap pendant (Tori)
Wednesday, 9-21 – Rolling mill and bead and fiber bracelet continued
Saturday or Sunday, 9-24 or 9-25 – Cabochons
Wednesday, 9-28 – Soldered wire necklace (Tori)

PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGES FOR CASTING CLASS
Saturday, 10-15Wax work for centrifugal casting

Wednesday, 10-19 Wax work and investment
DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED – Centrifugal casting
Sunday, 10-23 – UFOs (unfinished objects)
Wednesday, 10-26 – Beaded bracelet (Sally)
Saturday, 10-29 – Viking knit (Tori)

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