Sterling silver pendant has a fluid, flowing organic line. Brushed to a pearl-like sheen.
Approximately three inches long. Shown here on a 16 inch omega necklace. Signed on the back.
Polished silver shadowbox lotus seed pendant houses five pearls of different sizes at different depths, taking the organic beauty of this style one step further.
A new classic!
Approximately one inch diameter, one quarter inch deep. Hollow form, hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind. Signed on the back. Shown with a sixteen inch silver omega (recommended). Matagi Sorensen signature design.
Lotus Seed Pendant with Pearls
Simple hand-cut copper earrings with sterling silver wires. The copper is heated to create variations in color, from copper to deep red to purple.
The reds are like the variations of the earth where I grew up in Northern Arizona.
Each earring is unique due to the hand-crafted process.
Approximately 2 1/2 inches long by 3/4 inches wide. Signed on the back. Lightweight and comfortable.
Long Copper Dangling Earrings
Jerome is absolutely spectacular this time of year. The photo below is the view from Jerome as the sun is setting.
Come out and visit me at the beautiful Zen Mountain Gallery. I am honored to be giving live jewelry making demonstrations and to be showing my latest designs. I always love visiting Zen Mountain – it’s a really nice gallery with so much to see.
Reddish copper peaks out from beneath a flash of golden yellow enamel in this hand-hammered anticlastic copper cuff. Very smooth on the inside of the bracelet for a comfortable fit. The copper along the outer surface/exposed curve is left raw, so that as time goes by it will deepen with color, making this an ever-evolving piece.
The cuff is approximately an inch wide, the curve rising about a quarter inch. One-of-a-kind. Signed on the back.
Copper Anticlastic Cuff with Golden Yellow Enamel
Deep clear red carnelian is centered on hand-hammered brushed silver. A beautiful contrast of warm and cool. Each earring is unique due to the hand-crafted process.
A little more than an inch diameter. The earring wires are sterling silver.
Carnelian Shield Earrings
Cool silver and warm copper combine in these simple, hand-crafted earrings. Each earring is slightly different due to the hand-crafted process. The line and shape of the metals is fluid and natural. As the copper matures, it will deepen in color, further enhancing the natural beauty of these earrings.
Elegant. Softly brushed metals.
Hand-crafted. Each earring is signed on the back. The wires are sterling silver. Approximately 2 1/2″ long by 1/4″ wide.
Dangling Married Metals Earrings – Copper and Silver
Polished silver and copper mokume, garnet, and fine silver make up this hollow form pendant. The copper in the mokume is a deep red that will shift and deepen in color over time as it matures, coinciding with the organic beauty of the mokume design. A unique piece that will become more beautiful over time.
Entirely hand-crafted and one-of-a-kind. Signed on the back. Approximately four inches long by about three-quarter inches wide by one quarter inch deep. Shown with a 5-strand black omega necklace.
Mokume and Garnet Shield Pendant
The turquoise in this pendant is so beautiful – it looks like the blue desert sky over the browns and purples and golds of the canyon lands. The black in the shadowbox accentuates the colors of the turquoise, polished fine silver accentuates the shadow.
Approximately 2 inches long, and 1/2 inch wide. 1/4 inch deep. Hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind. Signed on the back. Shown with a 7-strand silver omega necklace.
Desert Stone Shadowbox Pendant
Two separate hollow form pieces of silver and coral and silver and turquoise nestle together to create one necklace. Each piece may also be worn separately. An example of how the Prometheus (coral) and Neptune’s Daughter (turquoise) fit together and how they appear on their own.
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A dynamic, gorgeous piece. The forms were built around the raw organic shapes of the stone – and they happen to look great together and as stand alone pieces!
Entirely hand-crafted, one-of-a kind, hollow form. Classic southwestern materials with a contemporary style. Each piece is signed. Made for the Red Hook Antique Center.
Promotheus Meets Neptune’s Daughter Revisited (two-piece necklace)