My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

This is a continuation - a follow up to my Part One blog - about My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones workshop, which I attended in June of 2016. THE FRENCH SAYING - "A REFAIRE" - SOMETHING TO BE DONE AGAIN Somebody said this might be Robert Simmons' last workshop -...
Crystal Pricing – it’s in all the eye of the beholder

Crystal Pricing – it’s in all the eye of the beholder

PART ONE - the principal of it I joined the Boston Mineral Club recently, and overheard one of the elder gemologists say "unlike in most industries, there's no standardized system for pricing minerals." A lightbulb went off for me. Of course, I thought - that's so...