Small Gold Hoop and Pearl Studs
Handmade stud earrings by Laurel O'Brien. These gold-fill studs feature a small hoop with a delicate pearl hanging below. Gold-fill pieces are hand cut, formed, and shaped. Simple yet elegant earrings for any occasion.
About the Artist:
Laurel is a professional jeweler and metal-smith. She grew up in the Finger Lakes area and returned to live in Ithaca after graduating with a BFA in Fine Art from SUNY New Paltz. Drawing, sculpture and other art mediums have always interested her and she likes to incorporate these in jewelry when she can. You can see this in her hand drawn and sawn out designs. She also use surface textures and hand forming to create sculptural elements in many pieces.
- Measures 1" in length, 0.5" wide.
- Pendant and earring findings are 14k gold-fill. Pearls are genuine.