Candelaria Turquoise Bracelet by Vernon Begaye
Artist: Vernon Begaye
Cultural Affiliation: Diné (Navajo)
About: From Whitecone, AZ, Vernon learned to make jewelry as a child from his parents who were both silversmiths. Now, as an accomplished artist with his own distinctive style, his works are a wonderful mix of the traditional, contemporary, and abstract. This stunning sterling silver appliqué piece features a Candelaria turquoise stone.