Tina Quaye selects glossy quartz and chalcedony gems for a necklace designed in honor of love. She threads the gems by hand, combining shapes and different enhanced lilac and purple tones. Bright red glass beads offer a harmonious contrast. Fastens with a brass hook.
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.