Hi all. I have carved and cabbed Oregon sunstone, the red watermelon
one and the schiller also and no it does not fade in the sunlight,
it’s a delight to work with and lovely to feel and hold after its
polished, its one of the few stones along with opal that isn’t
enhanced in any way.
It’s a quality gem stone that should be made more of as its so clean
and takes such a lovely polish and is very reasonably priced, in fact
way underpriced I believe.
All cutters and carvers should have a play with it and you will be
Getting back to it fading in the sun, go straight to the horses
mouth and ask the miners at the Dust Devil mine, they have a website
with info on the colors ect ect.
They are great guys to do business with as well. Here is their web
Christine in the Ridge