Cutting rocks and shaping them into cabochons.
Collecting and mounting small mineral specimens for display.
Creating jewelry with precious metal, polished rocks, and gemstones.
Lost Wax Casting:
Using wax casts to shape molten precious metal into precious metal findings and figurines.
Soft and Hard Stone Carving:
Carving statues, figures, and stone pendants.
Beading and Wire Wrapping:
Making fashion jewelry with beads, cabochons and wire.
Cutting a series of flat faces onto gemstones to improve their appearance as light is reflected in certain ways.
Collecting rocks and minerals on field trips within the Fraser Valley and beyond.