Wildacres Class

Intro to Gem ID | with Teresa Polly

9/13/2021 - 9/19/2021


Short Class Description (see Class pages for full description)

The course will be an introduction to Gem ID.  We will cover how to use a microscope, loupe, refractometer, polariscope, dicroscope, spectroscope and specific gravity set up to identify stones.  We will start with basic mineral identification. We will cover typical stone inclusions and how to tell natural stones from lab created stones.  If you have stones you would like to ID we can work on those for show and tell.


Full Class fee:            $425/person Double | $585/person Single | $250 Day Student | $375/$575 Campers 

Deposit:                     $50



Prerequisites:             None

Lab Fee:                     $20

Materials Fee:             Est. $0

Intro to Gem ID | with Teresa Polly (WA 2021 - 9/13 - 9/19)

SKU: WA2 2021 Gem ID