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A Special Rock-Hounding Opportunity for CMAG members
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Polka Dot Agate Fieldtrip


Where:  Polka Dot Mine Located approximately 25 miles northeast of Madras
When:  Public Dig:  Labor Day Weekend, Friday August 30 - Monday Sept. 2
Bring:  sunscreen, a hat, water, hand picks/army shovel; buckets available
Wear:  sturdy shoes, long-sleeve jeans/shirts  
Fee:  $3 per pound for rock collected
Website:  www.wcmining.com
Contact:  Bruce McKay:  bruce@mckaydesignsinc.com
  
Please contact Bruce if you are interested in participating in the dig, whether for one day or all weekend.  He will send a detailed map and take care of any other information you may need.

CMAG MEETINGS

Are held the second tuesday of each month at 7:15 in room 33 of the Multinomah Arts Center. Guests are welcome! Each meeting includes a general meeting where guild business is discussed, followed by an educational program. Light refreshments are provided.

MONTHLY MEETINGS & PROGRAMS


GENERAL MEETING

meeting may 2012 When: General CMAG member meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month. Doors open at 6:45pm, meetings begin at 7:15pm, and adjourn by 9:15pm.

Where: Room 33 at the Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Highway Portland 97219.

What: Meetings consist of a general business and a short break with refreshments, followed by a program which may be a demonstration of a technique or tool, a slide presentation, a panel discussion, or other presentation of interest to CMAG members. The CMAG Library is open before the meeting and during the break for checking out books and magazines.

Who: Meetings are open to CMAG members and their guests.

Meeting June 2012

BOARD MEETING

Board meetings are generally held prior to the General Meeting at 6:00 pm in Room 33 at the MAC (same room as the regular meeting). Members are encouraged to attend and contribute.

CMAG Board

  • Cheryl Smith
  • Barbara Covey
  • Karen Craig
  • Donna Larimer
  • Lynn Simon
  • Michele Lukowski
  • John Wirth

Membership Information

The Creative Metal Arts Guild, a non-profit organization, exists to create a community for metalsmiths, jewelers and metal artists, by facilitating communication, providing information and benefits, promoting a positive image of the creative metal artist and increasing public awareness of the artist's contribution to the community.

For details please visit CMAG's website:
www.cmaguild.org.

Annual membership dues are $60; students $30

Newsletter Information

Contributions, comments, classified ads, etc. are welcome.
news@cmaguild.org Michele Lukowski, Editor

Newsletter Submission Deadlines:

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  • September issue, September 2nd.
  • October issue, October 7th.
  • November issue, November 4th.

What to send: By far the most important would be reporting any CMAG event you participated in or attended. Visiting an exhibit or symposium. Taking a CMAG workshop. Our newsletter depends completely on the members to report on these activities. Also important in this vein would be metal art events you participate in outside CMAG; galleries, shows, workshops, books.

How to send: By email. Send to news@cmaguild.org . Put text in the body of the email. Try to send some text. Even if it seems a bit random. It'll work in fine. Send pictures. The internet is all about pictures. Best format is jpeg but send what you have.

When to send: Send it by the deadline.

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