OUR AFFILIATIONS:
American Federation of Mineralogical Societies
Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies
Graves Company – Hosting our Workshop
Ye Olde Rock Shoppe – Hosting our Monthly MeetingsMEMBERS’ SITES:
Joe Soriano: The Soriano Collection….objets d’art; African Art, boxes,spheres, pyraminds
Audrey Sessoms: Ye Olde Rock Shoppe ….spheres, rough rocks, slabs, stones, petrified wood, coral, geodes, crystals, gems, mineral specimens
Jacqueline: Crystal Cave….mineral specimens, cut gemstones, cabbing & faceting rough, crystals, gift items, books, new & used equipment
Frederic Glecer: The Mine Shaft….tools and equipment for jewelers and manufacturers
Graves Company….lapidary equipmment, lapidary supplies, jewelers’ supplies, books, gem rough, mineral specimens

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES:
2015 SFMS Workshops – WildAcres & William Holland
Boca Museum of Art School – gem cutting, silversmithing
Broward Community Schools – Arts & Crafts Classes – Lost Wax Casting; Silver Metal Clay; Torch Fired Enamel; Beading; Glass Fusing; Stained Glass;

 

The following sites list a variety of equipment, supplies, specimens & rough.  FGCGMS lists these for your convenience only.  Additional sites are available by searching topics.

 

LAPIDARY:
Daniel Lopacki Co.– diamond lapidary tools and equipment
Graves Company– lapidary equipment and jeweler’ tools
The Mine Shaft– jewelers’ tools

AUCTION SITES:
Mineral Auctions– specimens, faceted stones
Weinrich Minerals Inc.– mineral specimens at retail and auction

SLABS & ROUGH
Arizona Mining (Color Wright)– slabs, rough, meteorites, faceting rough, cabochons, faceted stones, equipment
D J Gems– synthetic faceting rough
Miners Gallery– slabs, rough, cabochons, faceted stones
Treasure Gems and Coins– rough

 

RELATED SUPPLIES

 

BEADING:
Fire Mountain Gems and Beads– beads, wire, faceted stones, cabochons, supplies, small tools
Jet Beads– Discount buyer service – Fire Mountain Gems merchandise at the ‘200’ level discount on all orders.
Bobby Bead– Toho seed beads and beading supplies at retail and wholesale quantities.

GLASSWORKING:
Delphi– stained glass, fused glass supplies
Enamelwork Supply Co.– glazes, enameling suplies


METALS:

Metal Depot– metal shapes and bars
Rio Grande– jewelry making supplies, metals, wire, findings, cabochons, faceted stones, beads
Whimsie Studio– recycled metals

SILVERSMITHING:
Contenti– professional jewelry tools and findings
FDJ On Time– Tools, equipment, findings, supplies
Otto Frei– professional jewelry tools and findings
Rio Grande– jewelry making supplies, metals, wire, findings, cabochons, faceted stones, beads