Archive for the ‘New work’ Category

dragon & phoenix feather wedding bands

Thursday, November 11th, 2021
Custom designed & hand carved Chinese Dragon & Phoenix Feather wedding bands, 14K white and yellow gold, ruby & blue sapphires.

Wedding bands: Phoenix feather with blue sapphires in yellow gold, and a pair of Chinese dragons, peony leaves, and a ruby orb band in white gold.

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2 carat geometric solitaire

Tuesday, November 9th, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved 2 carat Geometric Solitaire, platinum

Oh hello, lovely! Just had to share these pics of this cool ~2ct (8mm) platinum sparkle bomb.

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clematis citrine solitaire

Thursday, November 4th, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved citrine solitaire with clematic flower motif, 14K yellow gold

This big golden solitaire was designed for a friend of mine who is an avid gardener and next-level floral designer. The warm oval citrine was a family stone, and it’s held by an open pavilion design carved with a clematis vine motif. 14K yellow gold.

Clematis Integrifolia "Fascination." Pic borrowed from www.shootgardening.co.uk

The specific variety of clematis she chose is called Integrifolia “fascination.” I had never seen this one before and I love the very precise shape and drop of these bell-shaped blooms. Definitely the coolest clematis I’ve ever seen.

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lily of the valley ring

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Lily of the Valley Solitaire set with absinthe-green demantoid garnet. 18K gold.

Gorgeous absinthe-green demantoid garnet cabochon, set in a custom 18K lily of the valley setting. I really love the shape of this ring; you get a lot of carvable real estate to work with and it’s a super comfortable shape to wear (practical!).

So many more pics after the click:

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rosy ‘toi et moi’ ring

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved 'Toi et Moi' Roses ring, set with delicate padparadscha sapphires, 14K white gold

Toi et Moi ring with big blooming roses, the centers of which are bezel set with a pair of delicate peachy-pink sapphires. Little green diamonds are set in the leaves on the sides. 14K white gold.

MORE pics!!

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bulldog pendant

Monday, November 1st, 2021

Portrait of Camber, who was a very good boy. 14K gold.

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snake & opal earrings

Saturday, October 30th, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved snake & australian black opal & diamond earrings

Matching and balanced, but not exactly identical, Australian opal & diamond earrings with little carved snakes curling around them. 18K yellow gold.

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emerald + daffodils ring

Friday, October 29th, 2021
Custom-designed & hand-carved Emerald and Daffodils Ring, 18K yellow gold

Custom Daffodils ring created for this emerald. My camera set-up again doesn’t do justice to emeralds, but this one has a really great color that looks so nice in the 18K yellow gold. I really like how this turned out.

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pointy low-profile solitaire

Thursday, October 28th, 2021
Hand-carved low-profile solitaire for a custom-cut purplish-pink garnet. 14K rose gold.

This is a custom-carved low-profile solitaire for this gorgeously moody custom-cut garnet. 14K rose gold.

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pink diamond + snakes’n’roses

Friday, October 8th, 2021
Custom designed & hand-carved Pink diamond solitaire set in quatrefoil setting with snakes and roses, 14K rose gold

This awesome thing was designed for a wonderfully delicate pink cushion diamond. Set in a quatrefoil design with pointy prong tips holding it fast, we also have blooming roses, leaves, buds, and of course, little garden snakes curled among the foliage.

Custom designed & hand-carved Pink diamond solitaire set in quatrefoil setting with snakes and roses, 14K rose gold

Little bright white diamonds are set in the heads of the snakes, because that’s just how this world turns.

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