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Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
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JG&M EXPO DENVER
JG&M EXPO DENVER
Baker Custom Jewelry
Linda Baker - 8/6/2019
You will find us in booth 127 at the JG&M EXPO, CLARION INN, DENVER, SEPTEMBER 6-15. We will have lots of new pieces for this show, and will be finishing some at the show. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
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An Xpo Press tribute to Robyn Hawk: A dazzling display of sapphire colors
An Xpo Press tribute to Robyn Hawk: A dazzling display of sapphire colors
Brad Hicks - 7/29/2019
“Who is this person? She’s everywhere!”               Before I knew who Robyn Hawk was, whenever I would do a Google search for just about any subject relating to gems, minerals, and jewelry I would see blogs, Facebook feeds, and articles all over the internet by “A Fly On The Wall” (or @AFlyont...
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IT’S OFFICIAL!!!  WE ARE MOVING IN 2021!!
IT’S OFFICIAL!!! WE ARE MOVING IN 2021!!
Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show at HTCC
Laura Delano - 4/3/2019
ARIZONA MINERAL AND FOSSIL SHOW will be moving to the EL CONQUISTADOR TUCSON, A HILTON RESORT, in Oro Valley, for 2021-2026 and the future.   El Conquistador is 16 minutes from downtown Tucson, and just 5 minutes north of Ina Road on Oracle. El Conquistador offers a number of major advantages over...
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Welcome to the 2019 Denver Gem & Mineral (Spring) Showcase!
Welcome to the 2019 Denver Gem & Mineral (Spring) Showcase!
Sandra Gonzales and Brad Hicks - 3/20/2019
T he Denver Gem & Mineral (Spring) Showcase is kicking off another great year with two fantastic shows — the larger Colorado Mineral & Fossil (Spring) Show held at a big hotel ballroom in Aurora on the east side of Denver, and the smaller Colorado Independent Warehouse (Spring) Show in Lakewoo...
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CAN'T FIND YOUR FAVORITE VENDOR?
CAN'T FIND YOUR FAVORITE VENDOR?
2/15/2019
Due to circumstance beyond the control of the TGMS... the arena was not available this year.  So, those Dealers have been moved up stairs into the ballrooms... ...and the Seminar Schedule has been moved into the meeting rooms by the box office on the East side of the building. 
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Download YOUR Tucson EZ-Guide TODAY!
Download YOUR Tucson EZ-Guide TODAY!
2/13/2019
Take a minute to follow the link and download YOUR copy of the Tucson EZ-Guide. http://xpopress.com/guide/profile/21/tucson-ez-guide-jan-feb Now I know you're asking yourself, "Why would I download a Show Guide for a show I'm not going too?" The Tucson event Showcases close to 50 individual shows ...
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A Quick Overview of the JG&M Show on Simpson
A Quick Overview of the JG&M Show on Simpson
2/10/2019
This little show is sometimes an afterthought, but this year it is enjoying a little boost due to the lack of adequate parking at the Convention Center.  The Simpson Street HUB is a great spot to park and take the shuttle in. The first thing that you notice at this show is the incredible center of C...
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Tucson JOGS Show in full swing
Tucson JOGS Show in full swing
Eldorado Sapphire Company
2/6/2019
Tucson has been very busy this year!  Good to see Jewelry store buyers and engagement stone hunters purchasing this year.  I have added many new patterns and stone types including fantastic color Sunstones, faceted opal as well as tourmaines, Morganite, Aqua.  All cut by myself.
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New discovery of fossil starfish to discover at 22 nd street tucson
New discovery of fossil starfish to discover at 22 nd street tucson
GEOFOSSILES
Geofossiles.com - 1/10/2019
A new fossil starfish discovery took place at the beginning of winter in the wimereux area of northern France. In clays and sandstones dated Tithonian, Upper Jurassic. two species of starfish copulates the main wildlife astropecten martis and the much rarer ophidiaster davidsoni. with dimensiosn ran...
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DOWNLOAD YOUR 2019 QUARTZSITE EZ-GUIDE!
DOWNLOAD YOUR 2019 QUARTZSITE EZ-GUIDE!
Quartzsite Showcase & Swapmeet
1/7/2019
IT'S THAT TIME!   SHOW TIME IN THE WARM DESERT SUN OF QUARTZSITE! DOWNLOAD YOUR QUARTZSITE EZ-GUIDE NOW! http://xpopress.com/guide/profile/4/quartzsite-ez-guide? The Quartzsite shows are famous among professional and amateur lapidaries and jewelry artists. The small desert town lies about 18 miles...
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Fluorite color change from madagascar
Fluorite color change from madagascar
GEOFOSSILES
Geofossiles - 12/30/2018
Cet été une nouvelle poche est découverte sur madagascar Cette particularité est que la fluorite a un plus grand cube et change de couleur verte To blue same To rogerley mine Localité mandronarivo carrière beroroha, atsimo andrefana province tulear, madagascar  Present on 22nd street show tu...
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The Tucson Show: A Three-Week Feast of the Senses
The Tucson Show: A Three-Week Feast of the Senses
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
By Suzanne Morrison - 11/29/2018
I 've been attending the Tucson gem and mineral shows for as long as I can remember. My family moved to Tucson in 1980, and the Show was one of the things we just did. Though in early years our visits were a little limited in duration, as three small children among so many “sparklies” is enoug...
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Featured at the 2019 JOGS Tucson Show
JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show
11/15/2018
The JOGS Winter Show is split up into Pavilions, each dedicated to a specific type of gem and jewelry products: Amber Pavilion – top amber direct manufacturers and designers from Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Indonesia and Columbia with large variety of amber cameos, carvings and natural Baltic amber b...
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JCK Announces New Developments for Tucson Show;  Reveals Exciting Roster of Designers and Events
JCK Announces New Developments for Tucson Show; Reveals Exciting Roster of Designers and Events
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Press Release - 11/9/2018
JCK Announces New Developments for Tucson Show; Reveals Exciting Roster of Designers and Events NORWALK, CT (November 8, 2018) —JCK announces new developments for JCK Tucson 2019, adding an exciting lineup of prestigious designers, educators, networking opportunities and more. Nestled in the mou...
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2019 Mineral & Fossil Marketplace News!
Mineral & Fossil Marketplace
10/9/2018
New this year! The 2019 show will see even more excitement at the Mineral and Fossil Marketplace. We are excited to have several new exhibitors bringing even greater diversity to the selection of high-quality fossils and minerals. Dramatic, full size skeletons are on display inside the Marketplace b...
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2018 JF&A Show Schedule
2018 JF&A Show Schedule
Sarah Designs Jewelry
SARAH DESIGNS JEWELRY - 4/11/2018
Spring - Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories Show April 19-22, 2018 Thursday - Sunday Donald E. Stephens Convention Center - Rosemont Hall F These major cash & carry shows give buyers the opportunity to buy in the quantity that best suits their needs. www.sarahdesignsjewelry.com Booth 1403 Show Hours: ...
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GIGM Show at Red Lion Inn & Suite Newly Remodeled
GIGM Show at Red Lion Inn & Suite Newly Remodeled
GIGM/ Globex Gem & Mineral Show
By Brad Hicks, Xpo Press - 2/5/2018
Last year in 2017 the Desert Inn, home of the GIGM Globex Gem & Mineral Show, closed for remodeling. All rooms were remodeled and equipped with new furniture, new bathroom fixtures, a remodeled lobby, two-room suites. The goal of Piush Patel, owner of the hotel and the three GIGM Tucson shows, was t...
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JOGS - Something For Everyone
JOGS - Something For Everyone
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Photos & Text: Robyn Hawk - 2/4/2018
The JOGS Show is one of the few shows that has a little of everything...high-end finished jewelry, rare and recent discoveries in the gem market as well as great supplies for designers. Stunning Finished Jewelry... The latest find "Goldsheen" Sapphire...the Rosecuts are fabulous! Burtis Blue ...
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Have you checked out the Seminar Schedule at AGTA?   #TucsonGemShow
Have you checked out the Seminar Schedule at AGTA? #TucsonGemShow
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
2/3/2018
Our very own Helen Serras - Herman, FGA has an interesting one coming up at 1pm today...Natural vs. Enhanced Lapidary Materials TUCSON CONVENTION CENTER: GRAHAM ROOM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Helen Serras-Herman, FGA, www.gemartcenter.com Beginning - Intermediate - Advanced There is an endless invent...
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Ammolite World
Ammolite World Ltd.
David Homayon - 1/31/2018
Ammolite World has one of the largest variety of natural fossils and triplets in Tucson, Arizona.  Please visit us at Howard Johnson Ballroom.  520-339-0031
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The NEW High-End "Tent" at the 22nd Street Show #22ndStShow18  #TucsonGemShow
The NEW High-End "Tent" at the 22nd Street Show #22ndStShow18 #TucsonGemShow
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
1/30/2018
We stopped in at the 22nd Street show yesterday and, I have to say the Eons Expos, LLLP shows never disappoint!   We have already talked about their new High-End "Tent" - which is GORGEOUS!  It features about 20 vendors in an air-conditioned environment that was conducive to leisurely shopping and c...
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Minerama's Tucson show 2018
Minerama's Tucson show 2018
Minerama US LLC
1/11/2018
Once again, after many years, Minerama will be present in Tucson in 2018. We are pleased to announce that we'll be at 4 locations and will be offering a large variety of minerals covering all price ranges: - Minerals for retail shops - Minerals for collectors and museums - Minerals for decoration. W...
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Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2018:
Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2018:
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
1/9/2018
Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2018:  PANTONE® 18-3838 Ultra Violet Inventive and imaginative Ultra Violet lights the way to what is yet to come Keep your eyes peeled for gems in the Pantone Color of the Year! Pantone, a wholly owned subsidiary of X-Rite, Incorporated, and provider of professi...
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Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show - Three Locations
Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show - Three Locations
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
1/5/2018
The Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show consists of three separate shows linked by the free shuttle route. Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show at the Hotel Tucson City Center  475 N. Granada Ave., Tucson, Arizona 85701 https://xpopress.com/show/profile/22/arizona-mineral-fossil-show-at-htcc Fossil & Mineral A...
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Uncovering the Truth About Fossilized Ivory
Uncovering the Truth About Fossilized Ivory
Zealandia Designs
12/28/2017
Occasionally we hear from people who are concerned about the use of fossilized ivory in our jewelry designs. With so much justified outrage over the abominable new ivory trade, we felt it was time to clarify the materials used in our beloved jewelry designs and our continued commitment to wildlife c...
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How to Clean Ivory
How to Clean Ivory
Zealandia Designs
12/28/2017
Today we are going to talk about how to clean ivory, specifically how to clean ancient fossilized ivory, which is the only type of ivory we use in our Zealandia jewelry. We are passionately against new ivory of any kind as it destroys our earth’s precious living creatures. The fossilized mammoth and...
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What Causes the Coloration in Fossilized Ivory?
What Causes the Coloration in Fossilized Ivory?
Zealandia Designs
12/28/2017
At Zealandia Designs we specialize in making beautiful nature-inspired jewelry, primarily using ancient mammoth and fossilized walrus ivory. The naturally occurring colors of the ivory we use varies significantly from piece to piece, giving each one a truly unique appearance. The reason behind the c...
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Dragonfly Jewelry Inspired by Fascinating Odonates
Dragonfly Jewelry Inspired by Fascinating Odonates
Zealandia Designs
12/27/2017
Dragonfly Jewelry There is something easy to love about dragonflies. It's more than just their acrobatic flying and rich iridescent colors; their metamorphosis from nymph to adult signifies self-change and offers a sense of renewal. Dragonflies represent purity, speed, agility, and although they loo...
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Tucson Fossil Show for 2018
Tucson Fossil Show for 2018
Miles of Alaska
Miles - 12/20/2017
I have been doing this show for over a decade, growing each year. I now have a home in Tucson. One main reason is, just for this show. I store a lot of inventory in Tucson now. I just shipped 400 pounds of fossil mammoth bone and fossil mammoth ivory. This year I have a 12 foot tusk. I have a separa...
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Somewhere In The Rainbow’s ‘Modern Gem & Jewelry Collection’ Exhibition at U of A, Flandrau Museum, Jan. 31 – Feb. 15, 2018
Somewhere In The Rainbow’s ‘Modern Gem & Jewelry Collection’ Exhibition at U of A, Flandrau Museum, Jan. 31 – Feb. 15, 2018
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
By Robyn Hawk - 11/30/2017
If you’re a gem geek like me, you know that there is a place for every color of every gem somewhere in the colors of the rainbow ... hence the name of this brilliant educational project. Somewhere In The Rainbow (SITR) is an Arizona-based, privately owned collection of museum-quality works celebrati...
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Arizona’s Eccentric Gemmy Treasures
Arizona’s Eccentric Gemmy Treasures
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
By Helen Serras-Herman - 11/30/2017
Arizona is a state rich in gemstone deposits of turquoise, gem chrysocolla in quartz (gem silica), garnets, peridot, azurite, malachite, amethyst, fire agate and gold. There are, though, some lesser known, unusual gemmy materials that have caught my attention in recent years. Blue opal, “pink deser...
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Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018
Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018
Rincon Trading Co., LLC
11/23/2017
Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018   Embark on a treasure hunt you won’t soon forget at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show 2018. It takes place on January 27 through February 4th, 2018 in beautiful Tucson, Arizona.(GL&W HOLIDOME SHOW) At the beginning of each year, Tucson houses this international mineral ...
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Introducing the New Upscale SHOWCASE Tent at the 22nd Street Show
Introducing the New Upscale SHOWCASE Tent at the 22nd Street Show
22nd Street Show
Lowell Carhart - 11/15/2017
Introducing the new upscale SHOWCASE tent at the Tucson 22nd Street Mineral, Fossil, Gem & Jewelry Show. This new venue will be sited immediately south of the familiar 750-foot long Main Tent, but the SHOWCASE tent will be a higher-end experience for buyers and sellers. It will feature wall-to-wall ...
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Tucson Show
Tucson Show
Afghan Gems - Ahmad Zadran
10/19/2017
SRGJ SHOWS Tucson Gems & Jewelry Show  Located at the Grant Luxe Hotel 1365 W, Grant Rd (Grant & I-10) Tucson, AZ  85745 January 25th- February 7th 2018 9 am to 6 pm daily Plenty free parking and free admission We are going to be at Tent # 1 Everyone welcome
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Afghan Gems
Afghan Gems
Afghan Gems - Ahmad Zadran
10/19/2017
Afghan Gems offer natural handcrafted jewelry from Afghanistan At Afghan Gems we offer a range of shapes, cuts, styles, and sizes in the highest quality with incomparable prices. We have a variety of gemstones from rough to polished, mineral specimens. We offer naturally rough and polished Lapis La...
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Dallas Mineral Symposium
Dallas Mineral Symposium
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
8/10/2017
Held on August 26, the Symposium is an “all-inclusive” Saturday event with a full day of lectures with good ole’ Texas barbecue for lunch (a repeat from last year since we had so many happy eaters!). After the lectures, enjoy a relaxing social cocktail hour, dinner banquet, and benefit auction, whic...
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What you will find in the AhhhMuse show room!
What you will find in the AhhhMuse show room!
AhhhMuse
8/3/2017
Here are the kinds of things that await you in our AhhhMuse Gem Shows (Denver in Sept; Tucson in Jan & Feb; Franklin in May; our hometown shop AahhhMaze! In Silver City, by appointment any time!, along with most Saturdays!!!)~ ·         Boji ®-We are one of two distributors in the world who always h...
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SARAH DESIGNS JEWELRY January 26 - February 11, 2018 TUCSON KINO GEM SHOW PAVILION TENT
SARAH DESIGNS JEWELRY January 26 - February 11, 2018 TUCSON KINO GEM SHOW PAVILION TENT
Sarah Designs Jewelry
7/29/2017
Kino Gem & Mineral Show is a 16 day event being held from January 26 - February 11, 2018 at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, United States Of America. A vast range of gems and valuable minerals will be on display to numerous lovers of gems, minerals and jewelleries. Admirers of beauty and art are ...
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The Little "Club Show" that Brought the Gem and Mineral Show to Tucson
The Little "Club Show" that Brought the Gem and Mineral Show to Tucson
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Robyn Hawk - 6/8/2017
I ’m sure you’ve heard by now, but it never hurts to go over it again ... For 2 1/2 weeks in late January through mid-February the galaxy cosmically aligns bringing creatives and makers and those that support them to Tucson, Arizona. Researchers, gemologists, authors, artists, gem cutters, m...
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A Special Thanks (and Special Offer) To Our EZ-Guide Subscribers
A Special Thanks (and Special Offer) To Our EZ-Guide Subscribers
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Brad Hicks, Xpo Press - 6/8/2017
To all of you who've purchased an Xpo Press show guide. Thank you! I hope that you enjoy the convenience of having it mailed directly to your home or office BEFORE the general public sees it at a gem show!   Your purchase truly helps support Xpo Press’s efforts to celebrate and raise awareness for...
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Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018
Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
3/11/2017
The News is out!     The dates and theme for the 2018 Tucson Gem & Mineral Show has been announced.   Why is this important to you?  ....most vendors at all the local venues also show at the Tucson Gem & Mineral Show, because of that the merchandise mix they bring will likely reflect the show theme...
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TONIGHT - Feb. 4th - Celebrate Fersman Mineral Museum's 300th Anniversary
TONIGHT - Feb. 4th - Celebrate Fersman Mineral Museum's 300th Anniversary
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
2/4/2017
Right to left: Dr. Pavel Plechov, Director of the Fersman Museum, Moscow, Russia;  Aisha Jan, Rocksaholics; Ludmila Cheshko, Managing Editor Mineral Observer Moscow Russia;  and Arif Jan in the Rocksaholics showroom at the Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show Tucson Arizona. USA Just wanted to remind you......
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Westward Look Mineral Show Announces Special Events
Westward Look Mineral Show Announces Special Events
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
1/14/2017
Most shows have educational offerings during their show one that I love to attend is the special "Collector's Day" at the Westward Look Mineral Show.   Yes, it is a little bit of a drive but well worth the drive - and the view from the Catalina foothills is spectacular!  These are Museum grade displ...
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"Meet The Authors" - the List is Growing!
"Meet The Authors" - the List is Growing!
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
1/11/2017
There are some really exciting books making their debut in Tucson.  First up the Second Edition of Secrets of the Gem Trade by Richard Wise. Richard Wise, author of Secrets of the Gem Trade, has added 11 chapters, 5 introductory essays, 127 pages, and 161 images to this second edition of his ge...
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2017 Holidome Directory
G&LW Tucson Gem Show / Holidome
1/5/2017
http://glwshows.com/pageturners/012017TucsonAZ/index.html#p=i
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Link to 2017 Gem Mall Directory
G&LW Tucson Gem Show / Gem Mall
1/5/2017
http://glwshows.com/pageturners/012017TucsonAZ/index.html#p=i
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Busy Bees
Busy Bees
G&LW Tucson Gem Show / Holidome
Brandi Tolar - 12/29/2016
BUZZIN’ AROUND   At this time of the year the office is buzzing with excitement & anticipation as the Tucson, Arizona show grows near. We are gearing up, tying up all the loose ends and preparing for a magnificent show in 2017…what a way to start off the New Year. We have multiple shows, multiple ...
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Busy Bees
Busy Bees
G&LW Tucson Gem Show / Gem Mall
Brandi Tolar - 12/29/2016
BUZZIN’ AROUND   At this time of the year the office is buzzing with excitement & anticipation as the Tucson, Arizona show grows near. We are gearing up, tying up all the loose ends and preparing for a magnificent show in 2017…what a way to start off the New Year. We have multiple shows, multiple ...
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Vendors from 26 Countries Coming to the 2018 JOGS Gem and Jewelry Show, Jan 25 - Feb 5
Vendors from 26 Countries Coming to the 2018 JOGS Gem and Jewelry Show, Jan 25 - Feb 5
JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show
JOGS International Exhibits, LLC - 12/20/2016
When the weather outside is frightful, Tucson remains incredibly delightful. Every year gem, jewelry and fossil hounds flock to the Arizona city in search of the newest finds and 2018 is no exception. JOGS Tucson Gem and Jewelry Show is one of the leading Jewelry events in North America for all jewe...
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JCK Tucson Announces Impressive Vendor Roster,  Over 2,000 Retailers Expected + The Lure of Tucson
JCK Tucson Announces Impressive Vendor Roster, Over 2,000 Retailers Expected + The Lure of Tucson
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Robyn Hawk - 12/13/2016
via Press Release JCK Tucson Announces Impressive Vendor Roster,  Over 2,000 Retailers Expected + The Lure of Tucson   The What: A ‘Winter Oasis’ for the artisan jewelry community, JCK Tucson is a growing boutique show. Against the backdrop of Tucson’s natural beauty and landscape, the show maint...
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2017 Mineral Lecture Series at the Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show #RiverparkInn
2017 Mineral Lecture Series at the Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show #RiverparkInn
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Robyn Hawk - 12/12/2016
The Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show and the Riverpark Inn  cordially invite you to their  Annual Tucson Mineral Lecture Series in the International Fine Mineral Building Saturday, February 4th  Celebrate the 300th Anniversary of the Fersman Mineralogical Museum in Russia with us! 6:30 to 7:30 pm Re...
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Maya Jade: Revival of a gem once revered by royalty
Maya Jade: Revival of a gem once revered by royalty
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Helen Serras-Herman - 12/2/2016
The sources for Mesoamerican jade were lost for the past five centuries, until the search began in the mid twentieth century. Ancient jade artifacts had been discovered earlier at archeological sites, but no jade was found in situ until 1952. Jade was revered in the Maya world, an ancient culture t...
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Top 10 Gem Trends to Look For in Tucson
Top 10 Gem Trends to Look For in Tucson
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Robyn Hawk - 11/28/2016
We have been keeping a proverbial “ear to the ground” to bring you a list of the top ten gem trends to keep an eye out for while walking the 2017 Tucson gem shows. 1. Bumble Bee Jasper - This should be on every top ten list. Aside from it’s amazing sunshine yellow color this one is in limited supply...
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Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show New Mobile App
Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show New Mobile App
Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show
10/26/2016
Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show is excited to announce our new mobile app for the 2017 Tucson Gem & Mineral show! Stay connected during the Arizona show, access maps, exhibitor info and use your social media account -- all within the app! Navigate the Tucson, Arizona show like a pro. It's a free download....
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