He graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in education, as well as enormous innate talent and an immense work ethic.
This perennially award-winning jeweler continues to mentor, and teach at a Reservation school, as well as to create acclaimed jewelry.
He is known for gorgeous stones, and these free-form, natural turquoise posts are a stunning example.
Although known as a master of inlay, this eminent artist left these splendid stones on their own, highlighting their vibrant beauty.
The rich, deep color is a perfect meld of blue and green, with the famed Royston mine’s characteristic matrix of toasty browns to make it more interesting.
The artist has chosen to fabricate a simple silver frame for these dazzling stones, whose beauty needs no ornamental distraction.
Wildly flattering to all complexions, they are modern and tailored, bold and beautiful; to be worn anywhere in the world, day and night.
And, they exhibit the expected Tommy Jackson panache and expertise.