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Boulder Opal baroque cabochon 26.5mm x 12.3mm 14.2cts
Boulder Opal baroque cabochon 26.5mm x 12.3mm 14.2cts
EMERALD 7.4x6.4 Octagonal 1.36cts Bright Green
EMERALD 7.4x6.4 Octagonal 1.36cts Bright Green
Cabochon 18x13 MALACHITE
Cabochon 18x13 MALACHITE
Cabochon 14x10 Red and Green MOSS AGATE
Cabochon 14x10 Red and Green MOSS AGATE
Tumbled Gem Mix Average 10-15mm 5kg Bag
Tumbled Gem Mix Average 10-15mm 5kg Bag
Ameritool 4/5inch Saw (220v) with 4inch Blade & Vice
Ameritool 4/5inch Saw (220v) with 4inch Blade & Vice
Cabochon Freeform Rutilated Quartz Box of 4(18)
Cabochon Freeform Rutilated Quartz Box of 4(18)
Cabochon 16x12 oval RED TIGEREYE
Cabochon 16x12 oval RED TIGEREYE
SPIRATOR VIBRO Large (Incl. Bowl)
SPIRATOR VIBRO Large (Incl. Bowl)

Helen Hilton Gemcraft

Helen Hilton Gemcraft.com
About Helen

About Helen

Welcome to my page. This is where I get to showcase my passion for shaping stone and moving metal.
Here at Manchester Minerals I get to handle the most beautiful gemstones and rough rock every day. I get a huge amount of satisfaction from receiving orders and selecting products that I know will be treasured and transformed by our many talented customers.
My absolute pleasure though, is to head off into my own workshop with an idea or a dream and a pile of pretty pebbles. I cut and polish all my own cabochons, although, sometimes I embellish pieces with diamond or other faceted precious gems that I don't have time to cut myself.
If you would like to know more about my Jewellery and how it's made, please visit me on my facebook page. I look forward to hearing from you.

Hand Made by Helen
Practical Lapidary
All of the cabochon gemstones in Helens collection (scroll down this page) have been sawn, ground and polished by her on small lapidary machines such as the American manufactured 'Ameritool Universal' machine. Click here for more information. These machines are available for sale through this site and anyone wishing to try their hand at lapidary is invited to attend the low cost beginners courses run by Howard Johnson in Stockport, Cheshire (Phone for details).
Practical Lapidary

Our stock range, of around 8000 items, covers hobby and professional requirements for craft/workshop/therapy use. E & O E. Copyright: Manchester Minerals Ltd. July 2018