• Lithos Arvada

Mineral, Fossil, Meteorite, Book and Hobby Shop

KNOWLEDGEABLE STAFF

Our fossil, meteorite and mineral experts will help you navigate the shop, teach you something new, or even identify something from your collection.

KID-FRIENDLY

We have a section of the shop dedicated to little hands and curious minds.
Ask us about hosting your child's birthday party!

WIDE SELECTION

Browse our vast selection of gems, natural minerals, fossils, dinosaur bones, cabochons, books and so much more. We have something for every collection, project and budget.

Hours


Monday – Wednesday: 10AM – 6PM

Thursday: 10AM – 8PM

Friday: 10AM – 6PM

Saturday: 10AM – 5PM

Sunday: Closed


*Please note new extended Thursday hours.

get in touch


(303) 495.5521

5695 Yukon St
Arvada, CO 80002

Free customer parking

Wire Wrapping Classes

Wire Wrapping 101: A Beginners' Class
March 30, 2019
May 18, 2019

In this class, students will learn how to create a gorgeous wire wrapped pendant using square copper wires and traditional wire wrapping techniques. This class is for the very beginner student who has never wire wrapped before, or students who have minimal wire wrapping experience. It’s great also for those who want a refresher.

This class is taught by Perfectly Twisted Jewelry; some examples of the artist's work can be seen below. Included in the ticket price is a material kit and the cabochon you will be wrapping, along with a $10 gift certificate to Lithos.

For more details on the class, click here.



Wire Wrapping 102: Ambitious Beginners' Class
March 9, 2019
April 20, 2019
May 25, 2019

In this class, students will learn how to create a gorgeous wire wrapped pendant using 2 stones, square copper wires and traditional wire wrapping techniques. This class is for the beginner student who is ready for the next step in wire wrapping, or students who have minimal wire wrapping experience. It’s great also for those who want a refresher on wrapping multiple stones!

This class is taught by Perfectly Twisted Jewelry; some examples of the artist's work can be seen below. Included in the ticket price is a material kit and the cabochon you will be wrapping, along with a $10 gift certificate to Lithos.

For more details on the class, click here.

Kid's Classes

I Dig It: Wire Wrapping For Kids
March 22, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm

What kids can do... with earthly treasures and a wire or two!
Suggested age: 7-12
Must be accompanied by parent or guardian

$30 class fee includes wire wrapping materials (small rocks, crystals, arrowheads, shark teeth, etc & wire), plus a digital pattern and wrapping instruction. Tools will be provided for use during class.

Beading & Faceting Classes

Faceting Workshop
May 11, 2019

Details to come

Beading 101: Mala Necklaces
May 12, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am

In this class, students will make their own Mala necklace (or simple beaded necklace of their choosing) with guidance from Donna Rhodes of D&J Rare Minerals.

$55 class fee includes all materials to create and bring home your own beaded necklace, plus a $10 gift certificate to Lithos.

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