Nisa Smiley, Jewelry Quartz Marquise Window Earrings; silver. "My work is equally influenced by the nature-inspired styles of the Japanese culture and the Art Nouveau era. I strive to combine five elements of nature that speak most strongly to me: color, pattern, texture, organic shape, and metal.
innovative jewelry designs, Patricia studied with famed Hopi Jeweler Charles Loloma and designed for the Smithsonian Catalogustralian Boulder Opal in combination with sterling silver and 22K gold to create sterling silver jewelry that connects us to a mysterious ancient message.
Nisa Smiley - http://www.nisajewelry.com/jewelry.php?albumid=5372247375870279905&photoid=5372247876761333826 - look at this great example of how to wring the juice out of those ball end wires :). Nice negative space, too.