Category: News and Events

Material Update for 2019 Grand Master Competition

Due to an error, the .gem and .pdf for the 2019 Grand Master stone lists the wrong material. The correct required material is Topaz, not CZ. We apologize for the error and are in the process of correcting the diagrams. The error has now been corrected.

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Tucson Faceters Frolic Schedule Changes

Unfortunately, two of our scheduled speakers, Lisa Elser and Justin Prim have been forced to cancel their talks. The schedule has been updated. https://usfacetersguild.org/2019-tucson-faceters-frolic-schedule/

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Still room in the GemCad classes!

The Tucson Faceters Frolic is almost upon us and there is still room in the Gem Cad classes. The classes start on Friday February 8. Beginning Gem Cad starts at 9 am, Intermediate Gem Cad starts at noon and advanced Gem Cad starts at 3 pm. Each class i …

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2019 Tucson Faceters Frolic Schedule

The 2019 Tucson Faceters Frolic is at The Old Pueblo Lapidary Club 3118 North Dale Avenue Tucson, AZ 85712 The three days of speakers is free of charge. The Gem Buying Tour, the Faceting Class and the Gem Cad Classes are available for a fee and they ea …

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September 2018 Newsletter Posted

The September 2018 edition of the USFG newsletter is available to USFG members. If you would like to contribute an article for the next newsletter, contact Dan Lynch at editor@usfacetersguild.org  

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June 2018 Newsletter posted

The June 2018 edition of the USFG newsletter is available to USFG members. If you would like to contribute an article for the next newsletter, contact Dan Lynch at editor@usfacetersguild.org

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Glenn Klein Historical Gemstone Collection SALE

Introducing the SALE of Glenn Klein’s personal faceted gem collection. You have an opportunity to purchase your very own piece of USFG history, at very reasonable prices. Download the prospectus here: Glenn Klein Gemstone Collection Prospectus Combined …

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Big News for FFF11 July 26-29, 2018

Yep, you read that right, 4 days! And we are moving. We have teamed up with the Macon County Gemboree in the Carpenter Building (Community Recreational Center) 1288 Georgia Rd. Franklin, NC 28734. This is approximately 300 yards from the Factory where …

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