I am very excited to announce that “The Secret Garden – Necklace” has received the 2013 NICHE Award in the Jewelry, Gold with Stone category.

The NICHE Awards program recognizes the creative achievements of professional and student artists based in the U.S. and Canada. From close to 1,000 entries, the judges selected 40 artworks made by the professionals and 18 by students to receive top honors.

The Secret Garden – Necklace

The geometric shapes with the rough surfaced black Tourmaline create a stone pathway in the secret garden. The diamonds are the treasures that can be found along the journey.

Secret Garden #1, 18k yellow gold, black tourmaline, diamonds

18k yellow gold, black Tourmaline, diamonds

7.25 x 6.5 x 0.5 inch