Meeting Information

Next Meeting

Saturday, October 21 at 7:00

 

Dichro Magic!!!

 

At the October Southern Flames meeting, Stephanie White will demonstrate several uses for Dichroic Glass. We'll learn a little history of dichro, and see how truly versatile it can be!

Stephanie will work with:

  • Dichro Sheets fused/unfused
  • Dichro slide
  • Dichro frit
  • Dichro stringers

 

Here are some of Stephanie's beautiful Dichro Beads 

 
   
 

 

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See you there!

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Special!  Beads of Courage Drawings!!! 

 

Southern Flames is participating in a bead-of the month Beads of Courage program, receiving a new bead each month.  Starting at the October meeting, attending members will be given a chance at the drawing, and those bringing a BOC donation will be given an additional chance at that month's bead!   So come to the meeting, and you may win one of these fun beads:

 

 

 

 

Bead Challenge!!

 

Beads of Courage needs beads!!  Bring some to the meeting!  Your name will be entered for the monthly drawing for a bead from the BOC Bead of the Month Program described above.

Make your BOC beads on a 3/32" or larger mandrel and have no sharp edges.  Do not use reduction glass, frits, powders or enamels that leave a metallic surface on the beads.  Be sure they're fully annealed and cleaned. 

Children love fun beads in bright colors - but will appreciate any we donate!  Check out their link: http://www.beadsofcourage.org/pages/glassbeads.htm and our SF page for more info. 

 Have fun and develop your skills!

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  • TOOLS FOR TORCHTIME Southern Flames is asking members who may have duplicate or unused tools to donate them to our Torch-time area.  This is the place in Beads by Design with torches that SF Members can rent.  The donation of tools will make it easier for new beadmakers who have not yet purchased tools, or don't know what to purchase to work.

 

 

REMINDER: We love animals but for safety reasons we cannot have them at SF meetings or SF Sponsored Events.

Directions to the meeting
585 Cobb Pkwy S., Suite L, Marietta, GA 30060 - 3rd exit outside of I-285, North of Atlanta, is the South 120 Loop (a.k.a. Marietta Pkwy.) 2nd part of this exit, 120 Loop West, will carry you westbound back over I-75. Go 3 blocks on 120. Turn left on Cobb Pkwy and go about 1/2 block. Look for bowling alley and Easy Rental on left, turn and go in between them. Beads by Design, 770-425-3909, is behind Easy Rental.
 

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