2019 Workshops

LICG Metal Group and Nassau Mineral Club Present
Faux Bone Workshop with Robert Dancik
Saturday, June 1, 10AM – 3:30PM
Garvies Point Museum
50 Barry Dr., Glen Cove
Registration deadline: May 20
Fee:  $80 members; $100 non-members
Email info [at] licg.org for registration form

Includes demo and how to build a low-cost metal dye-forming press. Bring your favorite tools, if you choose. Materials will be provided.

Clay Group
Raku Workshop/Firing with Bill Shillalies

Sunday, June 2
Nassau Community College
Email info [at] licg.org for details

You can use just about any clay, adding grog to it to make it strong enough for the shock of this firing method. So get your pots ready, glazing will happen at the college. Between 6-10 participants are needed.

2019 General Membership Meetings

Syosset Public Library, 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY
Thursdays,  May 30, September 26November 7

The Long Island Craft Guild invites the public to attend its bimonthly membership meetings, held on a Thursday in September, November, January, March, and May. We feature speakers from a variety of fine craft media who offer slide presentations and demonstrate a wide range of techniques. At some of our meetings, the audience is invited to participate in hands-on activities. Join us for refreshments and good conversation before and after the program. We welcome all craftspeople and lovers of fine craft.

For directions, see the map below or call the library at 516-921-7161. Meetings begin at 7:00 pm; doors open at 6 pm at the Syosset Public Library 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY, just north of the LIE. Meeting cancellations due to inclement weather will be announced here and on the LICG Facebook page; members will be notified via email.

Note to Members

While we invite anyone to bring a door prize or snack to any of our meetings, the list below is the media group responsible for refreshments/door prizes for each meeting:

January: Paper
March: Glass
May: Fiber
September: Metal
November: Clay