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Rock&Gem Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $3.17 per issue Rock&Gem has been the leading magazine for the lapidary and mineral hobbyist. Not a trade journal and not a scientific dissertation, it speaks to the average rockhound, providing just the right blend of entertainment and satisfying information. .. read more Armchair hobbyists and diehard diggers alike will find something to enjoy in each issue.

Lifetime hobbyist and Carnegie Award winner Bob Jones heads up a group of experienced and knowledgeable contributors. Bob’s light-hearted style brings readability to in-depth articles on minerals, classic deposits, and collecting trends. His Frugal Collector series helps collectors learn to identify mineral bargains, and his affiliation with the Tucson Gem & Mineral Society provides a behind-the-scenes look at the year’s biggest and best mineral show and sneak previews of the show’s theme and featured exhibits.  read less
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Rock&Gem Magazine  |  December 2022  


Rock&Gem December 2022,
Tips for competitive,
Lapidary color therapy,
The silver of Potosi,
Ultimate gift guide for rockhounds,
And more...
Rock&Gem has been the leading magazine for the lapidary and mineral hobbyist. Not a trade journal and not a scientific dissertation, it speaks to the average rockhound, providing just the right blend of entertainment and satisfying information. Armchair hobbyists and diehard diggers alike will find something to enjoy in each issue.

Lifetime hobbyist and Carnegie Award winner Bob Jones heads up a group of experienced and knowledgeable contributors. Bob’s light-hearted style brings readability to in-depth articles on minerals, classic deposits, and collecting trends. His Frugal Collector series helps collectors learn to identify mineral bargains, and his affiliation with the Tucson Gem & Mineral Society provides a behind-the-scenes look at the year’s biggest and best mineral show and sneak previews of the show’s theme and featured exhibits.
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Great info, great pictures Reviewed August 4, 2021
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I love Rock & Gem magazine but wish I could have a printed copy as I like to brouse through old issues Reviewed February 7, 2021

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Rock&Gem Magazine December 2022.

Editor’s Letter Christmas came early here at Rock & Gem since we got the opportunity to premiere “The Tiara” tourmaline specimen on this month’s cover. Not only is this a stunning piece, but it’s got an interes...
Earth Science News “THE SPANISH STONEHENGE” RESURFACES And a New One Is Found! The Iberian Peninsula is in severe drought, drier than it’s been for 1,200 years. Although that is bad news, it has been a boon for scient...
ULTIMATE Gift Guide FOR ROCK HOUNDS If you’re scrambling to find the perfect gift for that friend or family member who collects rocks, you’re not alone. Luckily, gifts related to rockhounding are plentiful, available a...
The Pleasures and Perils of Competitive Exhibiting Takeaways for Administrators: What Comments Are Helpful—or Not Takeaways for Judges: Takeaways for Exhibitors: Competitive exhibiting offers lots of opportunities to earn awards through venues l...
RV Rockhounding Three years ago, Frank and Kyndall Stallings sold everything they had, packed their car and a tent, left their home in Charleston, Missouri, and headed out to mine their fortune. Since then ...
5 Tips for Rock Business Success For the Stallings, traveling the country, mining the earth and selling what they uncover has presented them with the perfect way to work together, to do what they have come to love and make a li...

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