Cut Actinolite and Unakite for Paul_T

Cut rock collected from Afton in Nelson Co. (Actinolite and unakite)

Rock of actinolite and epdiote, feldspar and quartz to be cut

Rock of actinolite and epdiote, feldspar and quartz after being cut

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Larimar for Beth_M

received larimar from Alicia for Beth’s project.

Larimar for project

Larimar pendant to show what might be cut from this rough-01

Larimar pendant to show what might be cut from this rough-02

 

Larimar pendant to show what might be cut from this rough-03

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Replace stone in ring for Serelda_E

Put new cab in ring

 

 

Ring to have new cab mounted

 

Original ring with old stone

Stone removed from ring

stone to be cut into cab for ring

preparing stone to be worked on diamond wheels

Stone shaped for ring but chip feel out

New […]

Surprise Package from Nicola_A in the UK

A pleasant surprise of rock samples from the US from a friend in the UK. It took 15 days from Texas but it made it got here!

Surprise package from Nicola in UK

Rocks and minerals from the USA, gift from Nicola in UK

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Nelson county pendant for Dinah_S

Pendants of serpentine and aplite (Roseland Anorthosite), cut in shape of Nelson County.

Pendant in shape of Nelson Co. Va, aplite and serpentine

 

Nelson County Map

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New Kitchen!

Pictures of new kitchen counters – Rainforest Green Marble (serpentine) installed by Albemarle Countertop Co., of Charlottesville, VA

 

 

New kitchen, rainforest green marlbe counter, beige subway tiles-01

New kitchen, rainforest green marlbe counter, beige subway tiles-02

New kitchen, rainforest green marlbe counter, beige subway tiles-03

 

 

 

 

 

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Polish Rocks for Bonnie_H

Bonnie H. rock collection from Charlottesville Reservoir, Albemarle County,Virginia.

Metabasalt with epidote, jasper, feldspar and quartz.

Bonnie_H rocks collected from Albemarle co., Va

 

Bonnie_H rocks collected from Albemarle co., Va -01

 

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Old Serpentine Carvings for Elizabeth_K

Some pictures of Old Serpentine carvings I currently have available, and four earthkeeper quartz points.

 

Serpentine figures in new collection

Earthkeeper Children Quartz points in Studio

old serpentine carvings

old serpentine carvings_04

old serpentine carvings_03

 

old serpentine carvings_02

old serpentine carvings_01

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Unakite for Patricia_N

Unakite rocks to cut into sphere, collected in the 60’s from the Rose River in Madison County, Virginia.

VA Rose River Unakite, collected in 60’s

VA Rose River Unakite, collected in 60’s

VA Rose River Unakite, collected in 60’s

VA Rose River Unakite, collected in 60’s

VA Rose River […]

Polish stones for Karen_H

Stones collected by Karen & Family to be polished.