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Custom Turquoise ring

A lovely lady asked me to hand carve a ring for her. After discussing the project and having a look at various material she selected Turquoise for her special ring. I kept a visual diary of all the various steps taken to create this unique ring.

From rough to polished Turquoise ring
From rough to polished Turquoise ring
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Tourmaline repair video

Large pink tourmaline cushion

This video was shot in my workshop in Sydney. It shows all the steps I took to repair a badly chipped pink tourmaline. Not quite as big as the previous pink tourmaline I cleaned up but you get all the action!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25nmQJplneM&w=420&h=315]