Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist

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TURQUOISE IS ONE OF those gemstones that never goes out of fashion. It has been used as a costuming element for centuries, and when it’s combined with silver, the design possibilities are as infinite as they are striking.

I’ve had this piece of Morenci turquoise for over a decade, just waiting for the right project. So I figured I’d use it to create something simple that could be shared with aspiring metalsmiths — or with experienced metalsmiths who

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