Faceting class February to April 2014

Here are some images of Emily, Joseph and Greg, from our Faceting class February to April 2014    ...
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2014 Exhibition Competition Schedule and Diagrams

Northern Districts Lapidary Club Inc 2014 Exhibition Competition Schedule, Entry Form and Diagrams are now available here!     Competition Entry Conditions 2014 Competition Schedule 2014 Final NDLC Competition Entry Form Diagrams SRB Faceted Girdle CZ6 12 Main Round Brilliant No6 Diamond Lil O.8A.1 Diagram O.9A.1 Diagram Split Pavilion Simple...
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Photos from our Carving Workshop Oct 2013

Here are some photos from a most enjoyable carving workshop Frances held in Oct 2013.  ...
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Photos from our Casting Workshop Sep 2013

Here are some photos from our recent casting workshop in Sep 2013  ...
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Photos from GEMKHANA 2013

Photos from this year’s GEMKHANA are now available on the Gem and Lapidary Council of NSW website...
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Our recent workshop – Jewellery Making For Beginners

Here are some photos of our recent Jewellery Workshop for Beginners! After a slow start on the list of applicants we eventually had 10 starters, all of whom had had little or no experience. Two projects were tackled, a piercing exercise on Saturday to make a pendant; and a soldering exercise on Sunday to make a bracelet. Everyone looks very serious here but there was lots of chatting and...
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Two notes for members attending our future workshops

Casting Workshop Weekends At Northern Districts and The Basic Techniques Of Silver Jewellery Making For Beginners.     ...
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Our NDLC Exhibition 2012

Our Exhibition of Jewellery, Lapidary, Gems, Minerals and Artists at work held in October.    ...
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Report from our Recent Carving Workshop

Bone or Soft Stone Carving Workshop – Saturday 21st and Sunday July 22nd. Eight members attended the free July Carving weekend provided by the G&L Council as part of its education program. Nelson Robertson was again our instructor and he was joined by Kathy Selwood for one day. Kathy is a fantastic carver and instructor from the Orange Lapidary Club and was gaining some first-hand...
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Casting Workshop Weekends at Northern Districts

Our workshops are held over the two days, Saturday and Sunday. Participants need to be able to attend both days from 9am to 3pm. Saturday is devoted to preparing your model, either carved, constructed from wax or use of suitable natural items. Towards the end of Saturday we invest our flasks and leave to set and dry overnight. On Sunday the flasks are separated from their base and placed in the...
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