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Thanks for visiting my new shop. I have been cutting stones and making jewelry for about ten years. I started by buying and selling items on ebay and at our local flea markets and craft fairs in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia. This endeavor began after spending several years helping with a geological exploration project. My involvement led to a study of geology and mineral formation. I firstly acquired a rock saw and slab polishers with a bucket of rough rock and thunder eggs. This followed with the purchase of lapidary equipment for making cabochons. I had also taken some silver smithing courses and learned to fabricate jewelry. My main interest was the cutting and polishing of stones.
I make regular trips to the rock and gem shows in Arizona to purchase the newest rocks on the market, which come from all over the world. I have so many stones that I need to start selling them. I thought to do…

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  • Male
  • Born on September 30
  • Joined March 13, 2012

Favorite materials

silver, gemstones, picture stones, opals, driftwood, hardwoods, beads

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About

Thanks for visiting my new shop. I have been cutting stones and making jewelry for about ten years. I started by buying and selling items on ebay and at our local flea markets and craft fairs in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia. This endeavor began after spending several years helping with a geological exploration project. My involvement led to a study of geology and mineral formation. I firstly acquired a rock saw and slab polishers with a bucket of rough rock and thunder eggs. This followed with the purchase of lapidary equipment for making cabochons. I had also taken some silver smithing courses and learned to fabricate jewelry. My main interest was the cutting and polishing of stones.
I make regular trips to the rock and gem shows in Arizona to purchase the newest rocks on the market, which come from all over the world. I have so many stones that I need to start selling them. I thought to do this on ebay until I found out about Etsy. I am looking forward to sharing my work with you.
Bear with me while I look to take the best pictures for optimum and most realistic representation of the natural stone. If you are looking for any particular stone please let me know and likely I might have it or one of my rockhound friends will.
Thanks again,
Alan

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