Beckham’s Barn Rock and Gem Shop

Email Newsletter    -    February 2006

February is the month of Valentines, hearts and amethyst (birthstone).  

We can take care of all these for you.  


Bead stringing/Pearl knotting Workshops - Saturdays 9:30 until 11:30.

One workshop on Feb. 18 and one on Feb. 25.

$30.00 fee covers instructions and materials for making a pearl necklace (FW pearls, silk bead cord, SS or GF bead tips and clasp, and use of tools).

Prepayment required with registration - space limited.  Call Joan at 781-3589 with your charge card #.


Hearts of stone

1-1/4” hearts carved from clear quartz or amethyst...$4.50

1-1/4” Russian jade*...$6.95

2” Sodalite or hematite...$5.95 - smoky, light or dark*...$9.95

*(Exceptional beauty and value)

We also have hearts with a hole to be used as dangles or pendants, with leather cord or chain.


More hearts

Faceted amethyst, 11mm, medium to dark color...only $11.50

Cubic zirconia from 4mm...$3.95 to 10mm...$10.75

We have pendant and ring settings for these.  Most sterling pendants settings are less than $5.00.


Faceted amethyst

5mm round, deep color...$8.75 - 7mm round, deep color...$$16.50

10x8mm octagon, good color...$23.95  -  10x8mm deep color...$41.50

Pear shape, 10x7mm, med. color...$7.50, deep color...$39.95

Large pear shape - NEW - medium color, 20x14mm...$99.95

New!  Trillion shape, deep color, 9mm...$39.95 - 11mm...$52.50

We have much more amethyst, smaller and larger sizes, some very nice large ovals.


Mystic topaz 

New purchase of some of these scintillating stones of titanium bonded to clear topaz.  Most have checkerboard cut on top.

Oval 9x7mm...$19.95

Oval 10x8mm...$31.50

Oval 12x10mm...$49.95


Pear 12x8mm...$43.95

Pear 15x10mm...$68.50

Trillion 12mm...$83.50



Ready made jewelry gifts

Sterling silver pendants with blue topaz, citrine, opal, amethyst, peridot, rose quartz and garnet.

Ear posts with mystic topaz, peridot, garnet and citrine

Fresh water pearl, 7mm, white, pink or peacock, SS studs...$11.95

Cat’s eye stretch bracelets, purple, white, green or pink, 6mm...$2.50, 8mm...$2.95.

Large chip stretch bracelets, howlite, goldstone, rainforest jasper, clear quartz, tigereye, blue lace...$3.95 or 3 for $10.00


Healing wands - $4.95

2-1/2” wands of rose quartz, hematite, sodalite, purple jasper, picture jasper, Picasso marble, moss agate or labradorite.

Ocean jasper...$5.95

Unakite, snowflake, clear or smoky quartz...$6.95


Longer wands available, 4-1/2” light smoky...$17.00

5-1/2” amethyst...$24.95

Jumbo wands, 9-1/2” rose quartz or silver lace jasper...$44.95



$4.95 special!  2” Picasso marble, picture jasper, tiger iron.

Reconstructed amber...$7.50

Other materials and sizes available, including banded Brazil agate and amethyst.


Fluorite...$4.95   -  Shiva lingum (ungum)...$5.50

New egg shaped with point - quartz, jaspers, unakite....$5.50

Also bloodstone, moonstone, amethyst and others.


Amethyst crystal specimens

Many sizes and qualities from $2.95 for single crystal and $5.95 cluster, about 2” x 4”, and up .

Vera Cruz, Mexico -(A must for any collection). Slender lavender crystals in l-1/2” Perky box...$6.50

New beads

New style faceted pear shape, 8” length, citrine and amethyst.  10” labradorite...$45.95 up


16” temporarily strung:

Labradorite nuggets...$14.95

Sunstone 6mm button...$17.95

Chrysocolla, 8mm...$24.95

Aquamarine ovals, 10x8mm...$11.95

Beryl, 5mm heishe, light greens, blues, pinks and yellows...$21.50


Black onyx:

3mm round, 4mm bi-cone or 7x4mm faceted oval...$9.95

5mm faceted roundels...$14.95

6mm faceted round...$14.95

11mm faceted button...$29.95

Oval 14x10mm...$23.95

Oval 16x12mm smooth...$17.95

Pear shape...$24.95  -  Peanut shape...$27.95

Fresh water pearls

Tiny 3mm button...$11.95

Tiny 4x2mm oval...$8.95

Horizontal drilled...$17.95

Many new peacock sizes, shapes and shades.  6-1/2mm...$8.95


Also, seraphanite rectangles, red coral rectangles, lime green turquoise flat pear shape and 11mm buttons, turquoise flat ovals.  

More new purchase: button shape beads graduated up to center 18mm -  turquoise, rhodonite, yellow agate and rose quartz.

1751 Kennerly Road – Irmo, SC   29063  803-781-3589