Classes

Classes at The Gem Expo


Crystal Healing Everyday
March 19 – 10am – 12pm Book Now Other than wearing jewelry, what else can you do with your crystals? Receive a healing attunement that will help to empower your healing ability and increase the potential power of your crystals. Then learn to cleanse your crystals with traditional practices, like […]

Class – Crystal Healing in your Everyday


Gemstone investing 101
March 17 – Quick Class – 6:00 – 7:00 Book Now Kit fee: None ​Instructor: Suzanne Charlebois Skill Level: Open to all Learn the basics of building a HARD ASSET Portfolio with Gemstone Investing ​What makes a good gemstone for resale How to estimate vs guesstimate potential growth When to buy and when […]

Class – Gemstone Investing 101​


Byzantine & Mobius Chainmail ​​
March 18 – 3:30 – 6:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $20 Instructor: Alexandra Kaklamanos; owner and designer, Chain Attraction Trends and Threads Ltd. Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours Max.Class Size: 8 Byzantine is the simplest yet most loved chainmail weave. The Mobius weave is simple yet versatile as it can be used alone in […]

Class – Byzantine & Mobius Chainmaille



DragonScale Chainmaille Bracelet
March 18 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $20 Instructor: Alexandra Kaklamanos; owner and designer, Chain Attraction Trends and Threads Ltd. Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn how to create a stunning chainmaille bracelet in the sought-after weave called Dragonscale. You […]

Class – Dragonscale Chainmaille Bracelet


Jewellery Making 101
March 19 – 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $10 Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Duration: 2 – 2.5 hr Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn the proper techniques in making jewellery. You will use stainless steel wire, wire guards, crimp […]

Class – Jewellery Making 101


Spring Has Sprung
March 19 3:00pm – 5:00pm Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell Just in time for spring!  You will learn how to weave wire around  leaves to make a nest with 3 eggs inside and add dangle flowers for decoration.  In this class you will use flat nose pliers and wire cutters. […]

Class – Spring Has Sprung



Galaxy Bracelet
March 19 3:00 – 5:00 pm Book Now Please join Canadian designer Elsa Storm for an introduction to design elements such as how to design your jewelry with style, shapes, balance and apply colour theory for coloured stones. This workshop teaches you how to working with wire and metal findings you […]

Class – Design Theory & Elegant Galaxy Bracelet workshop


Halo earrings
March 19 – 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Introduction to different metals such as precious metals and plated metals, how to identify them with markings and stamps on Jewelry. This workshop includes working with wire and metal findings demonstration, printed handouts and hands on session to create Halo 16″ necklace […]

Class – Intro to identifying metals and Halo Jewelry


March 19 – 10:00 – 12:00pm Book Now Totally Addicting Stretch Stacker & Mala Bracelets This is a great introduction to one of the fastest and easiest bracelet-making techniques for beginners of all ages. Scissors and occasionally pliers are the only tools required. Learn these tips and tricks: How to tie […]

Class – Totally Addicting Stretch Stacker & Mala Bracelets



March 18 – 10:00 – 12:30pm  Book Now Nifty Tips & Tricks for Not-So-Beginners, who’ve taken some classes, practiced a bit, & now want to refine & expand their techniques Does this happen to you? You go to a class, you learn a new technique… but then when you get […]

Class – Tools, Tips & Tricks of Jewellery Making


March 18 3:30 – 6:00pm Book Now You know how to make semi-precious jewelry. You might even make jewelry well enough to sell it. Is the crystal energy fully coherent or chaotic? Chaotic jewelry doesn’t wear well, [or sell well] or feel good…and ends up in the bottom of your jewelry […]

Class – Crystals 101


Love Knot Ring
March 18 12:30 – 3:00pm Book Now Kit fee: $10 Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Duration: 2 – 2.5 hr Max.Class Size: 6 Description: In this class you will learn how to shape wire around a ring mandrel to make custom size ring with a Love […]

Class – Love Knot Ring



Viking Knit
Saturday March 18 – 10:00 – 12:30pm Book Now Instructor: Jo-Ann Elizabeth Mitchell, owner and designer of Jem Studio Web: https://www.facebook.com/Jemstudio-180863171944018 Skill being taught: Wire Work Kit Fee: $20, payable to the instructor Class Fee: $50 (HST included) Skill Level: Beginner Class Length: 2 – 2.5 hours Max students per class: […]

Class – Viking Knit


Crystal Healing
March 17 – 6:00 – 7:00pm Book Now   Learn how crystals and gems work on the Seven Chakras. The world of gems and minerals is a beautiful mystery. In this presentation you will get a glimpse of some of this mystical beauty. Learn how you can harness the power of […]

Class – Healing With Crystals & Gems