New York Jewelry Design Institute (NYJDI) The New York Jewelry Design Institute pioneers modern programming and methods in jewelry design education.
New York Jewelry Design Institute (NYJDI) The New York Jewelry Design Institute pioneers modern programming and methods in jewelry design education.

Nature of Pearls

The Nature of Pearls: Exploring the Organic Beauty, Formation, and Significance of Earth’s Precious Jewels

Embark on a Beginner’s Journey into the World of Pearls! This class delves into the fascinating formation process within mollusks. We’ll explore the distinctions among Akoya, Tahitian, South Sea, and freshwater pearls, unraveling the factors that contribute to their value. Gain insights into the intricate processes and treatments that transform these treasures into the radiant gems we admire.

Takeaways

  • Learn how pearls are formed in the mollusk.
  • Understand the key differences between cultured, natural, saltwater and freshwater.
  • How Pearls are graded and what contributes to their value.
  • What are the processes and treatments used in pearl farms
  • How to identify imitations.

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$195.00

Saturday (1) sessions

June 8, 2024

11.00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: 17 West 45th Street, Suite 904
New York, NY 10036