Dotted with spring green stones, Nyoman Rena's eagle earrings soar through the air. The Balinese artisan hand crafts each earring from sterling silver, engraving the precious metal with feather-like details. Along the eagle's back, a faceted peridot gem twinkles.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.