The Taste of Tucson
Karen Christians and Paulette Werger
Level: Open to the Public!
Tuition: $ 105
Time: : 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Heading out to the Tucson Gem Show? Find it all overwhelming? Dazed
and confused by mountains of stones? Well then search no more!
Metalwerx is offering a “Taste of Tucson” guided by Paulette Werger
and Karen Christians. Paulette Werger will guide you personally to
our hidden jewels of the Tucson Gem Show to help you bargain your way
towards a stash of great goodies.
Learn how to select the right gem stone for your project and feel
GOOD about spending some extra money for your knockout creations.
Learn how to calculate karat weight, use a loop to look at stones and
separate good pearls from the fakes. She has been in the stone
selling business at AGTA for years, and now she wants to help you!
We will be traveling to the GJX, AGTA, Holodome, the old Pueblo Inn,
swing by the Electric Park for great rough, and up to Rodeway.
Included in the price is the van rental, expert tracking guides, a
jewelers loop, box lunch and parking fees. There are lots of good
places to spend your hard earned dollars. Let us show you how.
Materials & Tools
You MUST BRING YOUR BUSINESS CARD AND RESALE CERTIFICATE for GJX.
Once you have this, you can get into all the other shows EXCEPT for
AGTA, unless you are already pre-qualified for AGTA. If you bring
resale certificate, business cards, and receipts of pearls
and precious metals of over $5000 for the year (can be combined), you
MAY be permitted into the show, however there is no guarantee.
M E T A L W E R X
School for Jewelry and the Metalarts
50 Guinan St.
Waltham, MA 02451
781 891 3854