Sunday, March 13, 2011


Gems of the Hill Country
Lapidaries & Jewelers

On the historic Mason City Square at 126 Ft. McKavitt
Mason, TX 76856

Gems of the Hill Country and Texas Faceters’ Guild

Texas Topaz Day

Join us on Saturday, March 26, in Mason, Texas to celebrate our state gem, and those that create them, from 1:00 to 6:00pm, on the historic Mason Square. Meet the gem cutters and see Texas topaz at Gems of the Hill Country, on the north side of the square. See gem cutting demonstrations, and the Famous Diamond Replica gems created by members of Texas Faceters’ Guild. Music by John Arthur Martinez. Rockhounding for topaz and other minerals.

Sunday, March 27, from 9am to 5pm is the annual faceting seminar presented by Texas Faceters’ Guild, at the Wildlife Ranch lodge. This is a chance for gem faceters to learn from notable Texas gem cutters.

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P. O. Box 762, Mason, TX 76856