Beckett Rock&Gem: For Lapidary and Mineral Hobbyists
Since 1971, Beckett Rock&Gem has satisfied lapidary and mineral hobbyists looking to pique their interest as well as that of the younger generation. With the help of experienced and knowledgeable contributors, a Beckett Rock&Gem subscription shares everything from techniques and field trips to in-depth examinations and the science behind it all. Whether you're looking for a day-long excursion with the family or more interested in an extended adventure away from home, Beckett Rock&Gem is your go-to resource for field trip ideas. From tumbling and polishing to faceting and jewelry making, the pages of Beckett Rock&Gem Magazine even go so far as to provide projects perfect for those treasures you just brought home. Each monthly issue includes respected contributors and series, such as lifetime hobbyist and Carnegie Award winner, Bob Jones' "Frugal Collector," which helps collectors binge on a budget. An annual monthly subscription also gets you "Rock&Gem Kids" which features articles, projects, puzzles, and more targeted to get the next generation "digging" the life of a rockhound. Get a Beckett Rock&Gem subscription for yourself or your young, aspiring geologist and enjoy learning, discovering, and collecting nature's minerals and rocks together.
Cover price is $3.99 a copy. Beckett Rock & Gem, published by Beckett Media LLC, currently publishes 12 times annually. Your first issue mails in 6-8 weeks.