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Fancy Cut Citrine
Leaf Shaped Blue Green Tourmaline
Dreamscape aquamarine
Radial ray cut rhodolite
Cushion cut blue sapphire
Dreamscape cut lime citrine
Pink tourmaline oval cut
Fancy cut ametrine
Tourmaline

Awards


  

John Dyer's Awards 2016



1st place AGTA Spectrum Award winning Ametrine cut by John Dyer

1st Place AGTA Summer 2016 Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
Bolivian Ametrine
StarBrite™ style cut
79.78cts

Large Concave Faceted Morganite, 2nd place award winner by John Dyer

2nd Place AGTA Summer 2016 Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
"Deep Concave" cushion cut Morganite
"Mozambique Sunset" 175.37cts




Carved Natural Color Aquamarine by John Dyer. 2nd place Award winner

2nd Place AGTA Summer 2016 Cutting Edge Awards
Carving Category
Natural color Aquamarine
"Sydney Symphony"
53.63cts


Imperial Topaz, 21.96cts. AGTA Cutting Edge 1st Place award winner

1st Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Classic "Other Faceted" Category
Fine Imperial Topaz
Multi-faceted cushion cut
21.96cts






New Era Tanzanite, 120.98cts AGTA Cutting Edge Award winner 2016

3rd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
The "New Era" Tanzanite
120.98cts







John Dyer's Awards 2015


1st place German Award for Gem Cutting

1st Place German Award
for gem cutting in Idar-Oberstein
(More details here)
Professional Category
"Internal Flame" cut in Citrine
88.17cts

Gem Sculpture in Blue Topaz, Gemmy Award winner from the Lapidary Journal

Gemmy Award from Lapidary Journal
for "Big Blue", a freeform gem sculpture
weighing 364.65cts in Blue Topaz
Rough mined in Brazil.




Paraiba Type Tourmaline 63.19 carats. AGTA 1st Place award winner

1st Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
Mozambique Paraiba Tourmaline
StarBrite™ style cut
63.19cts


Bolivian Ametrine Nebula™ cut. AGTA Cutting Edge Award winner

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
Nebula™ cut in a
67.92ct Bolivian Ametrine






Tanzanite StarBrite™ cut. AGTA Spectrum /Cutting Edge competition 3rd place award winner

3rd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
StarBrite™ cut in a
19.43ct  "Royal Velvet" Tanzanite






John Dyer's Awards 2014

Tanzanite "Tanzanian Royal" cut award winner AGTA Cutting Edge Spectrum Awards

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
Inverse Pavilion "Tanzanian Royal"
10.22ct  Tanzanite


Award Winning Round Citrine

3rd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
"SunKissed˛" StarBrite™ cut
86.53ct fine Brazilian Citrine
(For Somewhere in the Rainbow)





Lilac Pink Topaz Regal Radiant™ cut award winner

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
All Other Faceted Category
Regal Radiant™ cut
14.44ct  "Lilac" Pink Topaz






John Dyer's Awards 2013

Imerial Topaz Award winner AGTA Spectrum Cutting Edge Awards

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Other Faceted Category
Imperial Topaz Radiant Style Marquise cut
7.90ct  Imperial Topaz



John Dyer's Awards 2012

Super Citrine Award winner AGTA Spectrum Cutting Edge Awards

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Innovative Faceting Category
"Super Citrine" Starbrite™ cut
63.57ct  Orange Citrine



John Dyer's Awards 2011

Blue topaz Dreamscape™ cut award winner Gemmys

Best of Competition (Tie)
Lapidary Journal / Jewelry Artist Magazine
Gemmys cutting competition
93.53ct  Blue Topaz


Gemmy award winning blue topaz by John Dyer

1st place Specially Cut Gems Division
Gemmys cutting competition
"Blue Extravagance" Topaz
(Same gem tied for Best of Competition.)





Pink tourmaline Regal Radiant™ cut award winner

2nd Place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Flat Faceting Category
Regal Radiant™ cushion cut
14.43ct  Pink Tourmaline


Golden Beryl AGTA award winner by John Dyer

2nd place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Carving Category
"Golden Reflections"
62.64ct Golden Beryl





Award winning morganite cut by John Dyer

2nd Place  AGTA Cutting Adge Awards
Combination Category
50.92ct Starbrite™ cut Morganite



Umbalite garnet with an award winning cut

3rd place AGTA Cutting Edge Awards
Combination Category
"Awesome Umbalite"
9.50ct Umbalite Garnet





John Dyer's Awards 2010




3rd Place  40th German Award Idar-Oberstein 2009 
Professional
Category
34.35 ct Lime Citrine Reflections™



citrine AGTA
 2010 awards

Honorable Mention AGTA
Flat-Faceting Category
44.74 ct "Star of David" Citrine




John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2009


AGTA aqua 3rd place award winner by 
John Dyer

3rd place
 
Combination Category
106.84 ct "Aqua Exuberance" Aquamarine


AGTA honorable mention aqua by John 
Dyer
Honorable Mention
 
Combination Category
27.12 ct concave-cut trillion Aquamarine 




John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2008


 
AGTA 1st place Morganite

1st place
 
Combination Category
37.74 ct "Pink Jubilation" Morganite 

AGTA Honorable Mention 2008 Golden Beryl

Honorable Mention

Combination Category
53.08 ct "Golden Reflections" Beryl

AGTA 1st place 2008 pair of Ametrines

1st place 
Pairs & Suites Category
28.91 cttw "Sunset" Ametrines

AGTA 3rd place 2008 Citrine

3rd place

Faceting Category
30.28 ct Super Trillion Citrine
 

AGTA Honorable Mention 2008 Neon Tourmaline

Honorable Mention 
Other Faceted Category
6.97 ct Radiant Cut Neon Tourmaline  






John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2007

   
AGTA 1st place Imperial Topaz
1st place

Other Faceted Category
27.23 ct Imperial Topaz flame shape


AGTA 1st place aquamarine
1st place
Flat Faceting Category
20.74 ct African Aquamarine

AGTA 2nd place pink tourmaline
2nd place 
Flat Faceting Category
50.69 ct Pink Tourmaline

AGTA 3rd place aquamarine 2007
3rd place
 Flat Faceting Category
26.47 ct African Aquamarine


AGTA Honorable Mention Citrine 2007
Honorable Mention
Flat Faceting Category
67.38 ct Citrine Trillion


AGTA 1st place Morganite

1st place
 Combination Category
46.15 ct Morganite


AGTA 3rd place citrine 2007

3rd place
Combination Category
43.33 ct Citrine Celebration  





John Dyer's Gemmy Award 2007


Gemmy 2nd place winning tourmaline

2nd place
Specially Cut Gems Division 
10.36 ct ZigZag™ cut Afghan Tourmaline 





John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2006


AGTA 1st place Morganite

1st place
Flat Faceting Category
114.48 ct Morganite 


AGTA 3rd place Tsavorite

3rd place
 Flat Faceting Category
11.04 ct Tsavorite Garnet


AGTA 2nd place Morganite

2nd place
Other Faceting Category
119.60 ct Morganite


AGTA 3rd place aquamarine

3rd place
Carving Category
26.40 ct Sea Dream Aquamarine





John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2005


AGTA 1st place Imperial topaz

1st place
Flat Faceting Category
20.61 ct Imperial Topaz  


AGTA 2nd place citrine 2005

2nd place
Flat Faceting Category
28.34 ct Madeira Citrine




AGTA 3rd Place Tsavorite 2005

3rd place
Flat Faceting Category
15.88 ct Tsavorite Garnet 


AGTA honorable mention 
Aquamarine 2005

Honorable Mention
Flat Faceting Category
26.21 ct Aquamarine





John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2004


AGTA 1st place aquamarine 2004 

1st place
Flat Faceting Category
31.66 ct Unheated Aquamarine   


AGTA 3rd place Tourmaline 
suite 2004

3rd place
Pairs & Suites Category
12.48 cttw Dreamscape™ Tourmalines 







John Dyer's AGTA Awards 2003


   
AGTA 1st place imperial topaz 
2003

1st place 
Flat Faceting Category
27.20 ct Imperial Topaz 


AGTA 3rd place Spessartite 2003

3rd place
Faceting Category
9.06 ct Spessartite Garnet
 




John Dyer's AGTA Award 2002



AGTA 2nd place Peridot 2002

2nd place 
Flat Faceting Category
37.16 ct Pakistani Peridot 




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