21July2020July 26, 2020Grand Tour of America | Summer 2020 MinSanity Day 1 – Wild Turkeys greet us in Kerrville Monster Elmwood Moca poses with mineral art Juicy combo Balance, color, luster One of the best UK purples we’ve seen Miles long view – the Texas hill country, ahhh Temps rising, but not done yet… Long stretches of wind power Maria stuffed our belly in Midland, TX With my adopted Aunt Monica in El Paso, TX oh and Moca, her real niece! Day 2 – Catalina Foothills on fire Marshall – the man, the myth, the legend Cute factor 10/10 Tire Melting Tucson at 4pm Sir Peter Megaw, ESQ Megaw Silver, The Octopus, oh my Sculptural much? Yeah, Gypsum Megaw hoppered acanthite Megaw cupro-adamite Old school Ojuela beauty Finest known rosasite after copper wires Look Robin! The Bat Signal!! Aragonite after snake Visit to Tony G Rare and beautiful Love the contrast Very choice Ed Over Wulfie! Yes Please! Saturation overload Warm smell of colitas, rising up through the air Best Scorodite I’ve seen from Mexico Super Cute The Nuclear Reactor Core The Cruller was actually invented in India Just Pretty, Just Cute Green glass Catalinas burning night shot Masked Evan in Phoenix Dr. K in Phoenix New Khazakistan Copper available Who is that masked Les! New Guanajuato Amethyst available 25cm Cuprian Adamite available Visit to Mark Hay for Arizona delight The azure city Too much quality Roses with no thorns Glove me baby Contrast and velvet I defy you to find a better Defiance 79 that stole my heart Super aesthetics Mother linarite Rowley Magic, love these combos Grandaddy Finch Off to Dinner and rest at Dr. K So Bubbly we shall call him Michael This is a smoker Am I blue? yes/yes Excellent pyro Super choice Mexico blue hemi Fun and Fine Iridescents Goethite From Ojeula The Rainbow Towers Stripes and stripes of color Strong strong color Some beautiful new consignments, available now This is so fun to see North Geronimo Wulfie – SOLD Arizona Pseudomorph available Glove available 79 mine available Czar shaft azurite with euhedral edge and great luster on matrix – available Malachite on matrix available If Covid was a mineral Arizona Pyrite available! Old Dominion Copper avialable Juicy Grapes from Indonesia available Flat Top views between AZ and CO Pristine Denver Scenery The Masked Mad Scientist Mini Mogul Spinel LeGrandite with Smithsonite Scheelite so good make you say Sheesh! Sapphire Sixling Magic Diaspore Broken Hill, not bunker King of the Dioptase Elmwood DT jewel Super Choice Amazonite Hematite Rose Aqua from Vietnam Azurite Jewel Pocket Pargasite Matto Grosso Gold Paki Pinky Brazilianite View in Estes Park, not too shabby Check out the photo skills for Tom E after just 2 months Off to Breckenridge Hummingbird Dancing Breck Gold! Off to Sweet home Sign at Alma Safety First The real Alma King Graham at The Detroit City Entrance Let the Mining Begin, got to see a pocket in action with Dr. Lees Random things seen on the road Jeep Backpack, far out Visit to the Wisconsin Billiards Champions Two Habits, We love this Chicago Traffic 2pm Cue Guitar Willy….On the road again ‘Merica Best bite of the trip – green tomato pie Andy and Chef Jenny have cracked the code Smoker Collection Barra Beauty The Emerald Ridge Two Feathers Little Illinois Aquariums Pederneira Striking Aqua Jewel Heliodor Stunner Ped Illinois Dreams George Washington’s Wig Magazine Cover Rock Japan Topaz Aquarium fluorite from Penfield Quarry Ohio Royalty – Mike and Cindy Elmwood Combo with Great Focal Crystal Neat inclusions Nice Elmwood combo Spruce Fun to see what else minerals people collect Amazing pottery Back to the rocks Sculptural in spades Skunky stripes Flower barite Carthage corners fascinate me Best fishtail twin from here I’ve ever seen Silver Smithy Bolt of blue from Arizona Master Keto Chef Jim made kings FEAST Look at this choice baby Daaa Fish German Fluorite Stunner Elmwood Best in Show from Denton Mine Mushrooms? The color play on this is hypnotic China produces some fine stuff Another Chinese beauty Charelle met me at Dr. Neely’s Pink Elmwood Jewel on Matrix The two flawless cousins Paradise city scape So much beauty Calcite grew inside etched fluorite, crazy! The Dragon Check the phantom, Calcite in Calcite The candy cane Perfect miniature Transparent mini killer What a combo Off to see Jim & Gail Unicorn horn for sure Phospho What color! Amazing apatite The other amazing apatite was crushed by Chef Gail Trigon anything, yes! San Fran smoker Daaa Poodle! Amethyst Starburst Amazing Brochantite Euclase and Apatite, 10! from the Italian judge Wonderful La Morita Best Joe Larkin’s ever The Lawn Mower rock Close up What a cool rock with Game of Thrones vibe Bluest Euclase Wheat Sheaf Spray of Aqua Mineral Collectors love Dreher Dreher Gecko Yipes stripes! Inclusion looks like a worm Mjolnir Perhaps Tsumeb does it well Grandfathered Ivory More elmwood delicious combos Rutile….youre a star baby! “The” Greenbank cover rock Love the sea-foam smithys Fine kammererite Outstanding neudor galena and siderite Fantastic sweet home combo Good luck pocket…good luck finding one of these for sale! Bi-Color Bunker Hill Lady Slippers x2 Pyro on plumbo, hypnotic Alluring Elura Hilltop yellow on white Exceedingly nice garnet from Jeffrey Mine Don King Stibnite The Horny Toad The Cobra The infiniti stone, aka Figure 8 Dear Fine Folks in Coppel Dog tooth Calcite One loves Mexico The other Arizona Juicy Mammoth St Anthony Wet look luster The force is strong with this one Very fun feather from Batopilas I love this Naica Piece Sculptural Nice Mexico rhodo Showroom in Dallas at the Doubletree The Ice Cream Cone – available Larry Favorite Ironwood Boxes Keith and Diane are fine folks!