Michael Boyd on Lapidary and Metal: Making Jewelry from the Rough Up
2:30 - 3 pm Aaron Faber Gallery, booth 1121

Michael Boyd is a lapidary and metalsmith, designing his one-of-a-kind jewels from the rough gems sapphires, lapis, black jade, to name just a few he chooses, often from the source mines. Michael talks about his international gem hunts, and how these stones evolve on his bench to finished jewels.