20″ Navajo Pearl Necklace
Sterling Silver Navajo Pearl and Fluted Bead Necklace by Kyle Lee-Anderson. This 20″ necklace features alternating hand-made Navajo pearls and Fluted beads. It has a sterling hook and eye closure. THIS ITEM IS CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK BUT CAN BE SPECIAL ORDERED. Contact email@example.com or call 505-983-7967. The price is $1195 plus shipping.
Native American Artist: Kyle Lee-Anderson
Kyle Lee-Anderson (twin brother of Trent Lee-Anderson) was born in Gallup, New Mexico on January 12, 1993. At a young age Kyle along with his brothers Trent and Wyatt began working on jewelry with their father Allison (Snowhawk) Lee, a talented well-known silversmith. On Kyle’s mother’s side, his great-grandfather and great- grandmother worked on jewelry, passing along techniques through the generations – making him and his brothers 4th generation silversmiths. Kyle has become skilled at making Navajo pearls and fluted design beadwork from single strand necklaces to traditional squash blossoms. He has been perfecting other types of jewelry like pendants, earring, and bolo ties. Kyle likes to use natural turquoise like Number Eight, Morenci, Blue Gem, Kingman, and Carico Lake. Kyle’s inspirations come from his role models that include: Raymond Yazzie, Vernon Haskie, Ira Custer, Gary Custer, Aaron Anderson, Jennifer Curtis, Kenneth Johnson, and Cody Sanderson. Kyle’s hobbies include skateboarding, hiking, fishing, and playing the piano.