The Tucson GJX show has a treat inside - the Idar-Oberstein Group Pavilion. Here you can find gem carvings of myriad themes and materials. And at the Pauly booth, we were surprised to find that pearls were represented.
Behold the beautiful sea urchin carved from gemstone and encrusted with pearls! Beautifully carved by Hans-Ulrich Pauly, down to the tiniest detail.
No aspect was left unfinished in this beautiful piece. The underside was as lovingly carved as the top. All their...
The artistry of Alishan is evident in this elegant textured pendant. And what better adornment than a lovely natural freshwater pearl? Alishan Halebian makes jewelry that is irresistible on many levels. This is a piece that could be worn every day in every situation.
Alishan was our first featured designer as a Pearls of the Week HERE.
Visit the Alishan website to see video and more, or find Alishan on Facebook. Alishan will be exhibiting at the Couture Show at Wynn Las Vegas, May 28...
Just as Michelangelo said, "I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.", Chi Galatea Huynh looked at Tahitian pearls and knew that sculpture would set free the gems he envisioned inside -- This from our previous Pearls of the Week here.
This pendant drives home the incredible creativity of Chi Huynh and is a great addition to our Pearls of the Week collection.