This Week’s Theme: Opal We close out this week’s theme with a stunningly elegant Australian opal, 7.3 caret blue topaz, and diamond pendant … More
This Week’s Theme: Opal How about something a little more abstract as in this unique handstamped sterling silver, kyanite, and opal pendant … More
New Week New Theme: Opal Every Sunday, I post on my Mandala of the Week site a simple mandala to color … More
This Week’s Theme: Jewelry Jewelry designer, Geoff Balliet, of BallietJewelry.com, specializes in hand fabricated metalwork and handmade jewelry. He created this minimalistic, … More
Today I showcase a local artist and friend out of Alpine, Oregon. Jewelry artisan, Jan O’Banion, of Jan E O Jewelry, forged this powerful jasper and German silver pendant loaded with mandala-like shapes. I love the vibrant red of the jasper seeming to be protected within the dramatic silver cocoon.
I’m happy to showcase yet another wonderful local artist. Corvallis jewelry maker and wire artist, Michael Swindle, of Loving Me … More
While this stunner of a gemstone may look like a ruby, it’s actually a 121 carat Rubellite Tourmaline…the largest known Rubellite in the world today. And it’s for sale. How much? If you have to ask, you can’t afford it. 🙂