"I started designing and crafting sterling silver jewelry and slowly, with the help of family and friends, I was able to establish myself in the field."
"Hello, my name is Shanker and I come from a farming background. I studied till 10th grade and, as a family tradition, I was expected to work along with my parents. During those days, my maternal uncle was working with a jeweler. I was always fascinated by the fancy jewelry he designed. Eventually, I quit farming and started my own small workshop.
"I started designing and crafting sterling silver jewelry and slowly, with the help of family and friends, I was able to establish myself in the field. Initially, I had to face a lot of problems as people in my village like only gold, because it offers a return value. Silver is not popular.
"So with the help of my uncle, I set up my own workshop in the city. Today, I have achieved a lot in terms of design, quality and appreciation. I have also participated in various exhibitions. I am immensely honored to showcase on Novica. My products can be displayed worldwide and I feel my greatest challenge is to fulfill my customers' expectations."
The design of this jewelry set is as cheerful as a song of joy. Shanker crafts the pendant and earrings from sterling silver in a style that is unique to Indian artistry. They are adorned with the intense blue glow of dyed magnesite.
Many moons orbit in the vicinity of turquoise and obsidian in a cosmic design by Guillermo Arregui. Inlaid in sterling silver, the crown swivels to exhibit the desired gem. Worn either as a cocktail ring or a pendant on a necklace, the ornate band features....read more
"The beautiful beaches of Cancún inspired me to design this jewelry set. The turquoise sea and the sandy white beaches are fused in this design," Alejandra Torres explains. She combines white pearls with reconstituted turquoise as she crafts the sterling....read more
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