Archive for May, 2020

asclepius and magnolia pendant

Friday, May 22nd, 2020
Custom hand-carved Asclepius & Magnolia blooms pendant in 18K

Pendant carved with the Asclepius symbol and surrounded by magnolia blooms (“tulip trees” people like to call them around here). 18K


purple sapphire + morning glory solitaire

Thursday, May 21st, 2020
Custom hand-carved Morning Glory Solitaire with Purple Cushion Sapphire and Diamonds, 14K white gold

Custom designed & hand carved Morning Glory ring set with this kick-ass brilliant purple cushion sapphire. 14K white gold and with a couple 2.5mm diamonds on either side.


indian cows ring

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
Custom hand-carved Indian Cows Ring with Australian Boulder Opal, 18K

This idea had been kicking around for a while. I had made a sketch in my notebook, and happily, it caught the eye of one of my long-time clients. I am SO glad I got a chance to make this ring at long last. I love how unusual it is, the way the stone floats off the top of the ring, the sweet faces of the cows with their cool droopy ears, and of course, the amazing Australian boulder opal (actually opalized fossilized wood) cherry on top. 18K.

Australian boulder opal, fossilized wood opal

Please excuse this weird pic of my red fingers; it’s the most accurate photo I felt like I could get of the opal that really showed how the colors looked in true life. It had these bright shocks of hot pink, purple, and chartreuse amongst the oranges and blues-turquoises-greens. Just awesome.

So many more pics of this after the click: