Student ring

Glamour shot of student ring from recent class This Argentium silver ring was made by a student in my recent knot-a-ring class at the Lacombe Handicraft and Lapidary Guild. It is only the second ring she's made. Instead of using a single wire, she used two--and wrapped them as though they were one. I brought the ring home to further polish and harden it in my rock tumbler. For fun, I did a "glamour" shot of it for her. What do you think? If you want to be notified of upcoming classes, subscribe to my newsletter. You can also follow this bl[...]


Knotted ring class

Knotted Ring class in Lacombe, Alberta - February 26 I will be teaching the third and final week of the knot-a-ring class at the Lacombe Handicraft and Lapidary Guild in Lacombe on Wednesday, February 26. Times: 7-9 PM Cost: $25 for Rock Club members; $50 for non-members Place: Lacombe Kozy Korner Community Centre, 5024-53 Street, Lacombe Tools and wire will be available for those who don't have them. (Copper and silver wire will be sold at cost.) Update: The ring class has been extended to a third week to accommodate a couple of Rock Club me[...]


Knot-a-ring class

Knot-a-Ring Class in Lacombe I will be teaching a two-session knotted-ring class at the Lacombe Handicraft and Lapidary Guild ("Rock Club").  Classes are Wednesday nights from 7-9 p.m. in the basement of the Kozy Korner, beginning Wednesday, February 12.  Open to both club and non-club members. Tools and materials will be available. Cost: members $25; non-members $50. Cost of materials used will be extra. Tutorial is available at[...]