..great AD placed for Ethical Metalsmiths in support of the Reclaiming the Sierra "the new gold rush" conference, features my Feather Cuff made entirely of Reclaimed and Recycled gold and diamonds!
Looking back at our Annual board meeting, Gala Event, Auction Fundraiser and finally the Panel Discussion on Traceability in the supply chain at the IAC Gold Conference, it was indeed a whirl wind of successes. Pictured here are new and continuing EM board members, EM members at large, the executive director of Alliance for Responsible [...]
Check this out! Have you ever seen pure nature in such contrast? This beautiful diamond stands out dramatically while snuggled into a simple bezel inlaid into a natural deer antler ring. She says "I love the juxtaposition!!! So totally me. Earthy and elemental all the way, raw and yet shaped for beauty's reflection."
A classic yet contemporary update and renewal of the client's rings repurposed from the engagement and wedding band set. What a great way to symbolize RENEWAL and celebrate while keeping the original wedding bands! Shown here, the original setting behind the renewed band which shows off the spectacular diamond even better:
This heart shaped pendant was made for a very special couple celebrating the many years of life together - hand fabricated and hammered in 18k gold and pure palladium with a perfect diamond accent, shown here on the bench pin on which it was made. As always, the precious metals used are 100% reclaimed and refined, [...]
Generations of love are blended into this pair of wedding bands! The jewelry given by the grandparents to the future of this young couple exemplifies the timelessness and permanence of gold as the symbol of love. See here the process used to collect, melt, pour an ingot, and then fabricate these lovely new rings. Congratulations to Louie [...]
Feel yourself falling into the blue of this incredible oval sapphire set in a royal-style cut-away bezel of fabricated 18k gold mounted on a contemporary softly textured band.
The traditional rhyme for what the bride should wear for good luck: "Something old, something new..." in this case is "Something old BECOMES something new!" Delivered in time for an October wedding, this custom 18k white gold Infinity Twist eternity band was designed to nestle naturally next to the engagement ring. The diamonds which are set [...]
PLEASE Join us in celebrating United Nations Day: October 24 at 6pm at UCSD Campus, International House. I will be representing Ethical Metalsmiths and exhibiting jewelry which supports empowerment of the citizens all along the material and labor supply chain! It takes cooperation to make a difference- please add your voice! Buy your tickets here. [...]
The Rotary Club of La Mesa Sunrise presents SOUNDS FOR HOPE SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH @ 6PM An evening of music, food and friendship under the stars Enjoy appetizers and drinks on the terrace at the breathtaking Mission Trails Interpretive Center. Relax and enjoy a quintet of internationally renowned musicians and dancers performing selections from Classical and [...]