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Artisan Alley is a space where we celebrate the collaborations of silversmiths and lapidary artists. In addition to showcasing their handcraThed art, we’ve asked each artist to explain a bit about the inspiration behind their contribution to the jewelry featured. The work is that of artists affiliated with the “Stone and Silver” Facebook group.

Wanong Dendritic Opal Pendant Silversmith: Barbara Bureker Lapidary Artist: Sherri Dougan

“As I designed the pendant for this wonderful cabochon, I knew I wanted the stone to really shine without too much distraction”, explained Barbra Bureker.

“At the same time, I have to put something of myself into the jewelry I make; I have a really hard time just putting a stone in a bezel and calling it good.

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