Lapidary Studio

The Lapidary Studio provides a space for students to work on faceting, cabbing and related projects.


Room 121


  • Five Facetron machines
  • Five cabbing machines
  • A rock saw
  • A wax pot for use with dops


The Lapidary Studio is open during Crafts Center hours, but it’s available for use by studio members only when a class is not in session. View schedule »

Studio Membership

Studio memberships are available for purchase by those not taking a class, provided they have sufficient experience and knowledge to work independently in the studio. First–time users must complete an orientation before purchasing a membership. Membership to the Crafts Center entitles members full access to special events and their studio of choice during open hours and when a class is not in session. [The Center’s schedule runs on the official NC State University schedule.]

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Studio notes

  • You must be 18 or older, or a currently enrolled NC State student, and have health insurance to use the studio.