Posts Tagged ‘ Caymanite ’

School of rocks

Sep 5th, 2009 | By

Horacio Esteban has built up a reputation as the most celebrated craftsman of Caymanite – the semi precious stone found only in the Cayman Islands. CD Traveller discovers more about the island boy done good The son of a Cuban father and Caymanian mother, Esteban was brought up on Cayman Brac (one of the ‘sister’ islands) and spent much of his childhood “hiking across the bluff”. It was while hiking that Horacio came across “Caymanite in coastal blow holes”. The attraction was instant: “The rock
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