Gems & Minerals


Tucson Estates provides you with a fantastic opportunity to stretch your creative talents and create beautiful projects. Fees may apply.



 

GEM & MINERAL
November - April
3rd Thursday, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM; Rec Hall

Susan Sieben, President, (520) 279-7200
Sue Johnstone, (520) 883-4576

This club takes field trips to search for minerals and rocks which through cutting, shaping and polishing rocks are used to create jewelry and rock art.

 

JEWELRY MAKING
November - April
Thursdays, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM; Games Building

Kathy Kennedy, (520) 331-8482
Sue Reynolds, (970) 692-3183

This club makes artistic jewelry such as necklaces, bracelets, and earrings from a variety of materials including beads, metal, and wood.


 

LAPIDARY & SILVER-SMITHING
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Craft Building

Susan Sieben, (520) 279-7200

This Club uses silver to create jewelry.

 

STAINED GLASS CLUB
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; Craft Building

Jane Demrow, (970) 509-0019; Florence Pike, (501) 313-9893
Instructor: Arlen Churchill

Learn how to design and execute a stain glass project from the simplest to the dramatic. First class instructors teach the novice and assist the artist.