with his wife and business partner, Carmela, have collected
“tons” of beautiful agates, jaspers, onyx, obsidian, jade, quartz, and
venetian glass. Dinosaurs are one of Dale’s fascinations so
its no surprise to find fossilized dinosaur bone and coprolite
(dinosaur “dung”) in his inventory.
has enjoyed a career as a public school teacher and Dale’s background
includes service as an LA County Deputy Sheriff, a teacher of basic
lapidary skills to after school youth at the local Boys and Girls club
and extensive training involving two martial arts.