Exhibition Photos 2014

The 2014 Annual Essendon Gem & Lapidary Club Exhibition was held on the weekend of the 5th and 6th of April, at the clubrooms at Cross Keys Reserve, Essendon. This year was a great year for our showcases as there were many new displays from members and the presentation of the new cupboards and display […]

Exhibition Photos 2013

On April 20th and 21st, the annual Essendon Gem and Lapidary Club exhibition was held in the clubrooms at Cross Keys Reserve in Essendon. It was nice weather for it and once again our club members banded together to put on a lively exhibition for the public, showcasing many interesting displays and demonstrations. This year, […]

Exhibition Photos 2011

The 2011 Essendon Gem and Lapidary Club gem show was held a bit earlier than usual – on March 19th and 20th. We enjoyed beautiful weather and a good turn out of visitors – some from as far away as Warranambool and Swan Hill! There was lots of new people demonstrating lapidary crafts this year […]

Exhibition Photos 2009

A well attended exhibition, we were pleased to see all our favourite members in attendance. Nice displays and a new “vote for your favourite display case” competition. Traders filled their tables with some new things, including some eyecatching items like Phil’s opal set in silver rings (and his other jewellery) and new beaded inspirations from […]

Exhibition Photos 2008

This year we held demonstrations of faceting, wire wrapping, cabochon making (on request) and beading. These were very successful with a lot of people enquiring about technique who were keen to join our club and learn more. The stalls of gemstones, rough material and beads complimented the demonstrations and vice versa, and the refreshments made […]

Exhibition Photos 2007

Each year, the Essendon Gem & Lapidary Club holds an Annual Exhibition with member displays, demonstrations, lapidary sales and refreshments. It’s a good opportunity to buy affordable lapidary supplies, learn about the club’s crafts and how they are done and to talk to members of the club about their hobby. Everyone is welcome at the […]

Exhibition Photos 2005

Everyone is welcome at the Annual Exhibition, both members and the general public. Entry is usually very cheap (around $3 per person) and children can attend with parents. The Annual Exhibition is held in May each year. Each year, the Essendon Gem & Lapidary Club holds an Annual Exhibition with member displays, demonstrations, lapidary sales and refreshments. […]