Roy Nilson of Mexico designs a pair of dangle earrings inspired by nature. The handcrafted earrings feature twisted sterling silver wire supporting a round, smooth cabochon of labradorite, like an earthy berry. Accompanying the labradorite is a detailed leaf made of sterling silver.
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.