The Portrait of Innovation - Coronet Diamond Painting by Reena Ahluwalia — REENA AHLUWALIA
"Shine like the whole universe is yours." -- Rumi This universe is truly ours! You and I are brilliant specks of consciousness in this vast universe. I love this simple idea that has the power to liberate and empower us. To dream freely, to reach within and share our thoughts uninhibited
Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection - About the Exhibition
Spectacular objects, drawn from a single private collection, will explore the broad themes of tradition and modernity in Indian jewellery.
Doug Menadue on Instagram: “Here's an example of the difference that design selection can make in gem. I had the opportunity last week to recut two fine Australian…”
980 Likes, 22 Comments - Doug Menadue (@bespokegems) on Instagram: “Here's an example of the difference that design selection can make in gem. I had the opportunity…”
Faceting Design Diagram: Quick Cushion - Beryl - Aquamarine, Emerald, Helidore, Bixbite, Goshenite, Morganite, Golden Beryl - International Gem Society
Successful tips and guide on Faceting Designs. A Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called "Quick Cushion".
Sew Your Own Gemstone: MJ's Jewel Box Quilt
We're back with more sparkling inspiration from MJ Kinman. Enjoy her birthstone blocks as you read more about how she created them. (Good luck picking a favorite--they're all fantastic!) If you missed our first interview with her, find it here. "Jewel Box" by MJ Kinman Q. Tell us about your Birthstone collection. MJ: When I quit my day job, I knew I wanted to do something with the diamonds. I wanted to make art quilts, but I also wanted to make a block or series of blocks that people could…