Archive for 2021

sunflower pendant

Monday, August 23rd, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Sunflower pendant with diamonds, 14K yellow gold.

Sunflower pendant with diamond ‘dewdrops.’ 14K yellow gold.


chunky 3-stone ring

Saturday, August 21st, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved Chunky 3-Stone statement ring in 19K rose gold, tanzanite, tourmaline.

This wonderful chunk of a ring features a 6+ carat emerald-cut tanzanite with triangular-cut pink tourmaline side stones. 19K peachy-rose gold.

Custom designed & hand-carved Chunky 3-Stone statement ring in 19K rose gold, tanzanite, tourmaline.

mother’s pendant

Friday, August 20th, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved 'Mother's' pendant with ruby, blue zircon, citrine, and amethyst birthstones, in 18K yellow gold.

This was a custom pendant created for a mother by her son. The ruby sun is her birthstone, and the three anemone flowers are the children’s birthstones: citrine, amethyst, and blue zircon. 18K yellow gold.


geometric solitaire with parti-sapphire

Thursday, August 19th, 2021
Custom hand-carved geometric solitaire for radiant-cut blue-green parti-sapphire. Platinum.

Just a little hand-carved geometric solitaire for this kick-ass parti-sapphire! Platinum, naturally.


modified snake band

Wednesday, August 18th, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Snake Band with diamond, 14K

This ring was a modification of a current shop design to specifically fit a custom solitaire (not made by me), below:

Custom-designed & hand-carved Snake Band & solitaire with diamond, 14K

HOW AWESOME IS THIS?!? I carved the snake band using measurements the customer sent me and I was so flipping happy (relieved!) to see how well they worked together.


flying pig pendant

Tuesday, August 17th, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Flying Pig pendant with antique Old European cut diamonds, 18K gold.

Flying Pig Pendant!! Through a starry sky full of Old European cut antique diamonds! How much better can you really get, honestly?

18K yellow gold, and more pics after the click:


dogwood ring

Monday, August 16th, 2021
Custom designed & hand carved dogwood flower wedding band, 14K, diamonds, rubies

This was a de-construction of an old wedding band, reserving the original stones, and a re-design of a new piece. Dogwood ‘flowers,’ diamonds, and ruby, in 14K gold.

I just love dogwood, and it makes such a great motif for jewelry. Many more photos below:


architectural+botanical wedding set

Friday, August 13th, 2021
Custom designed and hand-carved wedding set. Architectural fluted column and botanical elements motif. 14K gold.

This set of wedding bands: The ‘solitaire’ with an architectural rosette flanked by olive branches, plus a pair of fluted column wedding bands. I think these turned out wonderfully.


aquamarine water & waves wedding set

Friday, May 7th, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Aquamarine Open-Bezel Solitaire with splashing water/waves motif. + Ocean Waves wedding band. 14K white gold

Custom designed wedding set: Water splashing and waves solitaire, set with a lovely delicate blue aquamarine and two diamonds. The wedding band is a nice wide band carved with an open ocean and breaking waves motif. 14K white gold.

Custom-designed & hand-carved Aquamarine Open-Bezel Solitaire with splashing water/waves motif. 14K white gold

The bezel was left open to get a peek of that nice deep pavilion, and to allow additional light to enter the stone from the side. Many more pics after the click!


fantastic creatures pendant

Thursday, May 6th, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved Fantastic Creatures Pendant. Hound/Dragon/Narwhal/amethyst/14K gold

Featuring such fantastic creatures as the narwhal, a dragon, and a hound. Surrounding a lovely giant amethyst. 14K. This was a really fun one to carve, need I even mention? (More pics after the click 🙂