2002 Opal and Gem Show Seminars

The American Opal Society has expert speakers discussing many aspects of opal related subjects.  This year, we are pleased to have a four fantastic opal experts!

Seminars cost $3 per session, $5 for two sessions, or $15 for all sessions.

The symposiums will be in a room adjacent to the main showroom.

Opal & Gem Show Seminar Schedule

Saturday, November 2nd

11:00 am Leslie Neff &
Larry Hoskinson
Coober Pedy 
1:00 pm Bonita Chamberlin Gemstones of Afghanistan
2:00pm Walt Johnson Beginning Techniques of Jewelry Inlay Design
3:00pm Tony Thurber Advanced Inlay Techniques for Jewelry Design

Sunday, November 3rd

10:00 am Tim Thomas

Mining at Hayricks Mine; Boulder Opal Cutting

11:00 am Barbara McCondra Yowah Mining; Boulder Opal
1:00 pm Bonita Chamberlin Gemstones and the Afghanistan Economy