Tuscarora Indian intarsia

Tuscarora Lapidary Society, Inc.
24 Upland Road, Brookhaven, PA 19015

The Tuscarora Lapidary Society is a non-profit educational corporation, and Pennsylvania Purely Public Charity, organized to encourage and teach the science and art of lapidary (the cutting and polishing of gemstones), as well as the arts and sciences associated with lapidary interests.

Come explore gem cutting, jewelry making, and related arts and sciences with us.

We teach the journey from rocks to gems to jewelry.


agate bowl intarsia demonstration wax model for silver ring metal forming demonstration faceted gem wire wrapping demonstration


channel jewelry
beading demonstration
ocean jasper cabochon
wire wrap pendant
silversmithing demonstration


The Summer 2017 Class Schedule for the TLS Education Center is now available. The Summer Class Registration Deadline is Tuesday June 20, 2017. For class and workshop schedule, directions, and registration forms, click HERE)



We meet the second Wednesday of the month at the Springfield (Delaware County, PA) Township Building, except for June, July and August. The public is welcome. For more details, click HERE.

June 14, 2017. Annual awards dinner.


GEMARAMA 2017 - November 4 & 5, 2017
(For detailed information on our annual show, click HERE)


Weekend Lapidary Workshops - Cabochons

TLS is again partnering with Main Line School Night to offer our basic cabochon cutting and polishing course at the TLS Education Center in a weekend workshop format. Two such workshops are scheduled for this spring. The first will be May 20&21 (MLSN course number HC61008) and the second will be June 3&4 (MLSN course number HC61009). Registration is through Main Line School Night: http://www.mainlineschoolnight.org. Click on "SEARCH" on the top line of the page and enter either HC61008 or HC61009. Detailed workshop information will be sent to registered students a couple weeks before each workshop. We will offer another such workshop in the fall. Check our website www.lapidary.org in late August for the listing.  We look forward to seeing you.