Blue Turquoise Necklace – Earring Set
Blue Ridge Turquoise, Sterling Silver and 22K Gold Necklace and Earring Set by Scott Diffrient. This stunning set features 21 slabs of turquoise strung on perfectly matched hand-made strand of beads and gold spacers. It has a pair of turquoise and gold slab dangle earrings to match. The necklace measures 18″ and has a gold double hook closure with an oval turquoise cabochon at the center back.
Santa Fe Artist: Scott Diffrient
Scott Diffrient is a contemporary artist who is willing to invest the time and precision necessary to produce fine works of art. His jewelry is influenced by his love of ancient cultures. His designs are reminiscent of ancient architecture.
From his light filled studio in Galisteo, Diffrient works with rough stones of high quality, predominately North American natural turquoise, as well as stones from around the world, such as sugilite, coral, jade, lapis, lazuli, and more. The Southwest has provided a constant source of inspiration for Diffrient’s “modern artifacts”. His rings, bracelets, earrings, belt buckles, cuff links and necklaces reside in collections of bead and jewelry enthusiasts across the country and are prized as treasured personal adornments, as well as highly valued collectibles.
His artistry, influenced by his love of ancient cultures, imparts an ancient charismatic power to each piece.