Even the plainest, most humble rocks can have hidden beauty inside. Rock tumbling will reveal that beauty, given the right tools and materials, and a bit of time and patience.
Our rock tumbling books are full of tips and techniques, from how to choose the right type of tumbler, tumbling media / abrasives, compounds for polishing, lapidary techniques and more.
One of these rock tumbling books will make a great gift for the rockhounding enthusiast or lapidarist on your list.
You can also learn more about rock tumbling in our "Learn and Explore!" Rock Tumbling and Polishing pages.