San Juan Island
Studio: Wendy Smith Gems
55.75 inches total length - 17, 18.5, 20.25 (separately)
rose quartz, freshwater pearl, amethyst, sterling silver
While working as a gemologist and antique jewelry specialist in NYC, I was inspired by gems and pearls and how they’ve been worn throughout history. When I moved back to the PNW, I learned the skill of hand-knotting on silk and started making jewelry to be worn and treasured, daily.