LIVERMORE VALLEY LITHOPHILES
Gem and Mineral Society
 
Society Lapidary Shop
 

 

The society operates a fully equipped rock cutting and polishing shop at the Barn on Pacific Avenue in Livermore. All Lithophile members may use the shop. A nominal fee is charged for access and instruction is provided.
Beginning cutters are provided free materials.

The shop is open from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Tuesdays.
If no one arrives by 7:30 p.m. the Shop Forman can close the shop for the night.

PLEASE NOTE:

INSURANCE REQUIRES THAT USERS

MUST BE AT LEAST 12 YEARS OLD

 

Besides offering classes in cutting and polishing of rocks to make cabachons we also offer other classes to our members. Included are Silversmithing and Lost-Wax Casting, Free-Form Rock Carving, Wire Wrap classes and Beading classes.

 

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SHOP FOREPERSONS:

1st Tuesday - Stephanie Goldsmith
2nd Tuesday - Frank Gouveia
3rd Tuesday – Phil Dishler
4th Tuesday – Richard Ochoa
5th Tuesday- Mystery Guest Foreman….Oooooh!

 

Special Projects
 
Beading
WireWrap