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Symbiosis Exhibition Gratitude List

By | 2017-10-06T17:59:43+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Blog Post, Exhibitions|

Reflecting on the incredible lead-up to our amazing opening night spectacle at Sparks Gallery, I am overwhelmed with gratitude for everyone who participated in every way! There’s no such thing as a “solo show,” really.  So many people are involved in putting an exhibition event together, and this one was self-consciously symbiotic and collaborative! From [...]

Symbiosis Opening Night Details

By | 2017-09-30T17:57:47+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Blog Post, Exhibitions|

As we prepare for Saturday night, just a few helpful details to share: First, bring CASH for bar and raffle fundraiser for Ethical Metalsmiths Second, PARKING: Below are some parking options to help you plan your trip: After 6pm, Park it on Market (closest paid lot) is a flat rate of $10. Before 6pm maintains $1 per hour all night. This also [...]

symbiosis: Alexandra Hart with Tea Ninkovic @Sparks Gallery

By | 2017-10-04T20:00:37+00:00 August 12th, 2017|Calendar, Exhibitions|

SYMBIOSIS: September 30- December 3, 2017 opening event: Saturday September 30 at 6pm at Sparks Gallery in the Gaslamp district, 530 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 Free Event open to all, includes drink ticket with RSVP Jewelry Raffle to benefit Ethical Metalsmiths Please bring friends, and wear your own wildest creations! Sparks Gallery presents symbiosis: an original collection [...]

I’m a San Diego Home/Garden STAR!

By | 2017-02-02T20:14:59+00:00 January 9th, 2016|Blog Post|

I am honored to have been chosen as one of the "Stars of San Diego" by San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles Magazine in the January 2016 issue! Lovely article by Mark Hiss, great studio shot by Martin Mann, featuring beautiful jewelry images by Robert Weldon, and fashion shot of wearable sculpture by Andrew Casey and Nick [...]

Twisted Leaves Ring w/ Ombre Diamonds, P.2

By | 2016-10-18T02:51:38+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Blog Post|

More views of the Rose Gold Twisted Leaves ring, this shows the radiant center diamond nested into the swirling leaves, balancing the square structure of the cut with the natural curves. The tonal ombre champagne diamonds are direct (traceable) from Australia. Elegant and ergonomic, this ring is designed to nestle into the to the angles in the [...]

Mustard Seed Africa Workshop, Day 1

By | 2017-02-02T20:15:04+00:00 June 28th, 2015|Blog Post|

Finally the workshop video from the first days of the Mustard Seed Africa Project is available!  Thanks to Jane Parsons @ HIFA for collaboration and workspace, and to Nico Abote for his video services.   Click on the image for a long video of Day 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rayZQCvEfiA  

“Rural to Ramp” Zim Artisan Talents

By | 2016-10-18T02:51:42+00:00 June 10th, 2015|Blog Post|

Things are moving forward for the Mustard Seed Africa’s Rural to Ramp 2015 project- I just received some superb samples of work from one of the Collaborative teams!  Wadzie's talent in fine beading is exceptional, and now we are adding ombre color variations for organic and subtle elegance. Look at this great new piece: