Interesting facts and debunking myths about amber
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Amber is one of the oldest materials used in jewellery and decorative items.
It is easily workable.
As a living stone, it changes beautifully over time.
It ignites curiosity with the inclusions of plants and animals found in it.
It is a witness to the history of humankind.
do you know interesting facts about amber?
treated gemstones according to CIBJO Blue Book Baltic amber, like diamonds, coloured gemstones, corals or pearls may have been subjected to special treatments. Usually to change their colour, durability, stability
customised amber training courses
At our courses, you will gain wide-ranging knowledge of amber. You will be in no doubt about where amber comes from and where its deposits are located. You will learn about both the history and the latest jewellery trends. You will find out which inclusions are the most common and which are the most valuable. What properties amber has and how to make use of them. You will organise your knowledge about the kinds of amber and its varieties. You will learn about both old and latest methods for processing the Gold of the Baltic and its treatment.
what you get
- Instructors who are experienced amber professionals, enthusiasts and practitioners
- A rich library of multimedia, photographs and videos
- Interesting exhibits and samples to enhance course materials
- Amber fishing and mining demonstrations
- Amber workshop visits
- Opportunity to explore museum collections
- Course locations and dates tailored to the needs of the participants
Our courses are taken by
- Companies who want to present Pomerania to their visitors and partners through an interesting geography-related product
- People who want to learn the secrets and facts about the Gold of the North
- Enthusiasts and collectors
- People from the amber industry who want to deepen and consolidate their knowledge
- Gemstone experts who want to broaden their knowledge of amber