The Canadian Gemmological Association Diamond Award
This biennial award has been created to bring attention to those who have made significant contributions through influence and support to Canadian Gemmology.
Mr. Richard Drucker is the 2019 winner of the Diamond Award.
Mr. Alan Hodgkinson is the 2018 winner of the inaugural Diamond Award.
Fourth Emerging Artist Design Competition
The Canadian Gemmological Association is excited to announce our 4th Emerging Artist Design Competition.
François Charest an École de Joaillerie de Montréal graduate placed first in our third Jewellery Design Contest. His winning design was a Necklace entitled “Granatus”. Photo credit Anthony McLean.
Melina Panara is a George Brown College graduate from Toronto, Ontario. Her statement Ring “A Stich in Time” helped Melina place second.
Sara Farhangi another George Brown College student in Toronto, Ontario took third place with her Ring “Paisley Ring”.
This years honourable mention goes to Vancouver Community College graduate Ruby Rue for her Necklace “Iniskim”