Learn an art skill that many Jewelers wish they had and anyone can enjoy!
Learn how to transform rough stone into beautiful, new cabochons or fine tune your Lapidary skills with an advanced hand carving course. As an experienced Lapidary Artist, I will be there to guide you every step of the way. Bring your own stones or use one of our many unique finds. Fees for both courses include all materials.
Introduction to Lapidary (3 hours):
- Beginners encouraged
- Learn Lapidary machine/safety/cleaning
- Cut, smooth, polish
- Transform a rough stone into a beautiful cabochon
Advanced Lapidary (5 hours):
- Intermediate to advanced Lapidary technique for those interested in taking their skills to the next level
- Choose from 4 "positive hand gestures" to carve. Peace sign, Fingers crossed good luck charm, "Okay" hand gesture, and Mano Figa protective hand.
- Cut, smooth, polish, and meticulously carve detail with a flex shaft
*Must sign and complete a waiver before your course time. Must also present proof of vaccination or a negative covid test.*