Larry River, an award winning jewelry designer and goldsmith from Sebastopol, creates custom gold jewelry handcrafted using ancient techniques to create wearable, one of a kind designs.
"To me, being an artist is about sharing the beauty and allure of jewelry, helping others find their own creative spirit, and keeping alive this most ancient of arts and joyful adornment."
Marin County jeweler, Maria-Tina Karamanlakis, is inspired by the spiritual icons of her Minoan ancestors, a matriarchal society that had 1500 years of peace. She creates pieces that connect the modern wearer to the ancient forces of life, love and happiness.
"I want to give my collectors classic style with a little bit of Opa!"