Shows

The past few years have been a challenge for everyone but we are excited to be heading to the Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show again!

We hope you have time to stop by to say hello and see all the new products.

Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show

Friday August 19th - 10am to 5pm
Saturday August 20th - 10am to 5pm
Sunday August 21st - 10am to 5pm

Address:
Lions Recreation Centre
2653 Western Ave.
Parrsboro, NS

*** Please let us know ahead of time (as soon as possible) if you have any special requests so that we can make sure they get into the van. You can place an order on our website, choose curbside pickup and we will bring it to the show for you. We can’t predict how much of each item to bring and do run out of certain products from time to time. ***

Classes

The following classes will be held at the store - 190 Colonnade Rd. South Unit 8B - with a limit of 4 participants. All participants are expected to wear a mask for the duration of the class. *Proof of vaccination (at least 2 doses) will be required on the day of the class.* All prices include everything needed to complete the project.

Saturday August 6th - 9:30am to 12pm - $60
Loom Beading 101 - Create a loomed bracelet with Czech seed beads. 

Saturday August 6th - 1pm to 3:30pm - $60
Beaded Kumihimo - Learn the Japanese braiding technique called Kumihimo. We will add beads to create a spiral effect.

Tuesday August 9th - 1:30pm to 4pm - $45
Peyote 101 - Learn beginner Peyote with even count to make a bracelet.

Saturday August 13th - 9:30am to 12pm - $65 *NEW* Guest Instructor
Loopy Wire Pendant and Earrings - Using wire and an assortment of gemstone beads, learn to create a wire looped pendant. 

*Note there is only 1 spot remaining in this class*

Saturday August 13th - 1pm to 3:30pm - $65 *NEW* Guest Instructor
Wire Wrapped Pendants - Using round and square wire, create a cage to wrap around a stone. Two different styles will be shown in this class.

Saturday August 27th - 9:30am to 12pm - $50
Wrap Leather Bracelet - Weave Tila and seed beads between leather to make a wrap bracelet.

Saturday August 27th - 1pm to 3:30pm - $55
SuperDuo Bracelet - Create a bracelet with SuperDuo beads using peyote stitch. Different finishing techniques will be shown in this class.