Most diamonds are not a girl's best friend, since most girls can't afford them. However, there is an entire group of stones that are both beautiful and affordable! In this class, we will learn all about semi-precious stones such as agate, jasper, opal, obsidian, thunder eggs, and petrified wood. Discover how to identify, shape, and polish these stones in a modern lapidary shop equipped with diamond wheels. These finished stones make one-of-a-kind jewelry and unique display pieces. Enrich your life with a beautiful new hobby!