Out of an abundance of caution regarding the COVID-19 epidemic, the Dallas Makerspace closed on March 18 2020 and will remain closed until further notice.

When Sun Nov 10 7pm — 8:30pm
Where Workshop - Jewelry / Small Metals
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What The basic use of the lapidary trim saws and Diamond Pacific Genie 6” lapidary polisher.
Host Johnny BlueJacket


  • Cost: $4.00
  • Restrictions:
    • DMS members only

Cancellations for this event must be made before November 10, 2019 — 7:00pm.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event

In this class we will go over the basic safety procedures and how to use the lapidary trim saws for small stones, trimming slabs and how to use the Genie polisher. We will demo a cut slab to polished cabochon stone. Each member will be given a slab, to cut their own stone with, and test out on at a later date.

-Basic safety of saws and genie.
-How to cut a slab into a preform.
-How to shape and polish a free form into a cabochon.
-Cleanup procedures

Special Considerations and Warnings

Will be working with water and with spinning machinery please tie hair back and dress accordingly.