Club Classes

Have a skill and willing to teach others in the club? Or is there something in particular we should learn more about? Let Jesse (club president) know and we will try to schedule it.

2018 Upcoming Dates:

July 15 at 10 am: Wire Weaving -- All participants must have experience wih wire either through the basic wire wrapping or on your own. Bring a stone or Lora will have one. This class will have home work since weaving takes time, Bring tools if you have them. Wire will be provided. Bring your reading glasses!

August (Date to be announced) -- Wire crochet necklace -- all paticipants must have experience with wire or with basic crochet stitch. Bring your small crochet hooks or Lora will have some. Club will provide the 28 gauge wire. Participants should bring a mix of beads or Lora will have some (a mix of colors and sizes work well).

Basic wire wrapping June 15: Bring a cabochon to do a basic wire wrapping. This would work well with the Hematite pieces collected in Nevada. If you have a wire wrap kit (pliers, etc) please bring it with you that day. The club will supply the stone if you need one and the wire. Wire supplied.

Future Classes:

Basic Beaded Necklace: Date to be announced. Sign up with Georgette or Julie. Supplies provided by club.

Pearl knotting class. We did this in 2017 and it was a fun challenge! Bring your own supplies.

Chain and linking with beads. Class coming in 2018. Bring your own supples. An order will be made through Fire Mountain soon if you would like to order.

Carol has been teaching members how to paint rocks. Folks have been having lots of fun!

Other classes:

Silver Smithing learn from Jesse at the shop. Jessie is available most weekend days the shop is open. Stop by to find out what you need to do.

Jessie silver smith small

Wire wrapping: Usually during the summer Lora or John lead a wire wrapping class.

Lora ring small

Updated December 8, 2017

Contact Info

Feather River Lapidary & Mineral Society
PO Box 2645
Oroville, CA 95965-2645