The World’s Opals – Speaker Travis Lejman, F.G.A, G.G
Wednesday 21, 2019 7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
DCGIA August 21 Announcement – Renowned New York City’s jewelry appraiser and gemologist Travis Lejman will talk to DCGIA about his favorite playfully colored gemstone, Opal.
Travis has continued Dr. Paul Downing’s work in opal grading and has presented past workshops with the NAJA on opals. Bring Loupe and Pen light. He will go over brief grading techniques on opal grading and show us a variety of opals from around the world, from Lightning Ridge to Mexico to Ethiopia.
We meet at the Holiday Inn Rosslyn, 1900 Ft. Meyer Drive, Arlington, VA 22209, at the Virginia end of Key Bridge, 703-807-2000. Speaker meet and greet from 7:00PM to 7:30PM. Presentation starts at 7:30PM to 9:00PM – Admission is FREE for members who have PAID the 2019 DCGIA Annual Fee or $15 at the door for everyone else. Cask or Check preferred.
Screening and ID of Diamonds – Branko Deljanin & Martin Fuller
Saturday August 31, 2019 9:00 A.M. – 5:30 P.M.
Diamond Screening ID Workshop flyer – ID Workshop of Colorless and Colored Diamonds for gemologists, appraisers and trade professionals. Workshop Natural, Treated and Lab-Grown Synthetics will be held at Martin Fuller Appraisals office in McLean, VA. Admission is $550 per attendee.
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