"If you love jewelry, you'll want this book. If you need inspiration in your own jewelry design, you need this book! From start to finish, "500 Gemstone Jewels" is eye candy and inspiration. When the world seems dark and ugly, this book is a beautiful, shiny thing to refill your soul and inspire you to create once more. One of the 500 series from Lark Books, "500 Gemstone Jewels" show a large variety of stones worked into dramatic and surprising pieces of jewelry. The contributing artists each bring a unique style, and the collection shown in this book is breathtaking." - Craft Gossip: Jewelry Making "It's time for some eye candy! A perfect volume for anyone who loves anything that's shiny, this book is a visual delight filled with endless inspiration. Every page is covered with spectacular photography of gemstone-covered jewelry." - Bead Unique, October 2011
About the Author
Juror, Cindy Edelstein began her career as a fashion editor at JCK Magazine and in 1991 founded the Jeweler s Resource Bureau. She has received numerous honours, including the prestigious Benne Award from the American Jewelry Design Council and the Contemporary Design Group s award as Best Designer Advocate. In addition, the Women s Jewelry Association has twice awarded her honours for Editorial and Marketing Excellence. Cindy is the author of Brilliance!