GSI a leading gemological organization received a staggering response to its free jewelry design workshop conducted in Mumbai at GSI Knowledge Centre. The workshop was meticulously planned and executed by Mr. Raja Gondkar – Head GSI Education. This workshop saw a crowd of all age groups. The workshop provided basic techniques of sketching with an array of materials from stencils to tools. The workshop is setting a benchmark in the industry for FreeHand Designs.
“Illustrating jewelry is one of the most fundamental stages introduced to students in all jewelry designing institutes. This sets the foundation for every designer to make the best possible resulting piece. At GSI, we are helping the students to ensure perfection in their creative efforts so that they stand a good chance to craft the end product.” said, Mr. Raja Gondkar.
“The jewelry design workshop had an incredible effect giving me access to opportunities that I would never have had otherwise thought. GSI Knowledge center is a wonderful outlet for learning and creativity; in addition, I am wedding planner myself and I gradually work on themes before planning for the wedding. The instructions provided by the tutor are encouraging and creates an unintimidating environment, where anyone can take on projects and design as per their imagination. The value of creating simple indescribable designs is something I learned from this workshop.” said, Devika Desai, as student attendee.
The workshop was attended by highly trained and qualified students who were overwhelmed by taking the exercise. The jewelry aficionados sketched designs of their own line with each one displaying a unique design. This workshop could interest students or those who are interested in designs and would like to pursue a career in jewelry designing.
About Gemological Science International (GSI):
Gemological Science International (GSI) is the only major gemological body established in the 21st century. Founded in 2005 in New York City, it provides reliable gemstone identification and grading services, is engaged in Gemological research, and also offers a variety of educational programs to help prepare the new generation of professional graders. GSI is proud to offer gemological services that are reliable, efficient, and convenient on a global scale by working in close proximity to our clients. Therefore, it has grown to become one of the largest gemological entities in the world with offices spanning four continents.
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💎 Where is Gemological Science International (GSI) located?
GSI is headquartered in New York, NY. It has 13 laboratories on four continents and in a number of countries: the United States, India, Dubai, Israel, Belgium, Hong Kong, and Botswana. This makes GSI one of the largest independent gemological organizations in the world.
💎 Is there a difference between grading reports issued by different GSI laboratories?
All GSI laboratories grade using the same methods and adhere to the same standards. Every laboratory is staffed with highly trained professionals who have years of grading experience and an extensive gemological background.
💎 What does it mean when a sales associate tells me my diamond is “GSI Certified” or is accompanied by a “GSI Certificate”?
The phrases “GSI Certificate” and “GSI Certified” are industry shorthand for GSI grading or identification reports. What this means to you is that expert gemologists and trained professionals meticulously evaluated the item. When your diamond, jewelry or gemstone is accompanied by a GSI grading report, you can be completely confident in the accuracy and objectivity of the evaluation.
💎 Where can I find “GSI Certified Diamonds”?
GSI diamond grading and identification reports can be found in jewelry stores worldwide and online. Insist on a GSI grading report when shopping for a diamond, jewelry or gemstone.
💎 What do I do if I lose my GSI Diamond Report?
💎 What are the 4Cs
A beautiful diamond is one of nature’s most mesmerizing creations. But how do you objectively judge the quality of the gem? The 4Cs – Cut, Color, Clarity, and Carat Weight – are the universal standard for doing this.
💎 Is there anything beyond the 4Cs?
The 4Cs are an essential and important description of a diamond’s characteristics. But there is a considerable amount of detailed information behind each “C” along with other qualities of a diamond that affect its beauty, such as fluorescence, light performance and more.
How much do you need to know? That’s up to you, but knowing the 4Cs is almost essential.
💎 What does a GSI diamond grading report look like?
GSI offers a number of grading reports (often referred to as “GSI Certificates”). You can see samples of them by browsing the Grading Reports page on our website.
💎 What does a GSI colored diamond grading report look like?
You can see samples grading reports by browsing the Grading Reports page on our website.
💎 What does a GSI Colored stone report look like?
You can see samples of Colored stones reports by browsing Grading Reports page on our website.
💎 How does a GSI grading report compare to other laboratories that issue grading reports?
It is our policy not to comment on other laboratories. However, know that GSI adheres to the highest ethical standards. We do this in a number of ways:
- Rotating gemologists to our different labs
- Continuously upgrading our proprietary grading software to ensure full compliance with international grading standards
- Having our gemological research department constantly investigate new developments in the industry, which informs the grading process
💎 What’s the difference between a “GSI Certificate” and a “GSI Diamond Grading Report”?
GSI issues a variety of grading and identification reports. Consumers and industry professionals often call these reports “GSI Certificates”.