The International Opal Jewellery Design Awards Association (IOJDAA) is
a non profit organisation founded in 2000.
To showcase the stunning and innovative use of opal by jewellery designers around the world, the International Opal Jewellery Design Awards were launched back in 2001.
awards are biannual but they are held as part of the annual Lightning
Ridge Opal Festival which has become a highly recognised international
gem and jewelery show.
• to promote opal at a national and international level
• to promote methods of opal cutting that conserve opal and add value to the opal industry
• increase market demand for freeform and or undulating opal and
• to encourage jewellery designers to use freeform and or undulating opal in individual pieces of jewellery.
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