Diamond and Pearl day

diamonds and pearls

Diamonds and pearls...

A one-day workshop taking you through one of the classic gemstone combinations – diamonds and pearls.

The majority of the day will look at diamonds, including

  • their natural formation
  • the history of cutting & polishing
  • diamond grading
  • imitation stones
  • synthetic (laboratory grown) diamonds
  • identifying diamonds & their imitations

During the remainder of the day we will look at the interesting world of pearls.  

You will also have the opportunity to see a selection of diamonds & pearls, demonstrating examples of some of the subjects we will discuss.

Are you

  • a gem lover
  • a jeweller who wants to know a bit more about the stones you are using in your work
  • an antique dealer who would like to understand more about the stones you are seeing

The day is suitable for everyone with an interest in gemstones & will be a mixture of theory & practical work.

Dates and locations

diamonds and pearls

Saturday 1 June 2024


Would you like me to come and teach this class for you?