Book Description

About the Author Paul Deasy is an accredited jewelry professional with the Gemological Institute of America. His experience in the gemstone business began in his early days as a TV shopping channel host, and has since taken him around the world. Having visited and photographed mines in Australia, Tanzania and the United States, Paul shares with his audience his knowledge, and appreciation of gems on a daily basis. To further his understanding of gem mining and jewelry production, he frequently travels to jewelry shows, including the International Gem and Mineral Show in Tucson, Arizona each February. Paul is a private pilot who makes his home in Tampa Bay, Florida with his wife, Judy, two children, and a spirited Springer Spaniel. Read more