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NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings

1 Jul, 2018
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NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings

NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings
Born in 1968 & raised in Gallup, NM, Donovan & his family now reside in the town of Gamerco, NM just outside Gallup. Inspiration & lessons can’t help but be learned, if you come from the family that Donovan is a part of.. After all, Donovan’s older brothers are Andy & Darrell Cadman & his half brothers, happen to be the renowned award winner Sunshine Reeves & Gary Reeves.. But, whether a Cadman or a Reeves, they have one thing in common & that is, a element of apprenticeship & exhibit certain similarities in their work, with all of them keeping every thing they do, very traditional! Dragonflies are something Donovan loves doing & they have almost become apart of his signature style. Dragonflies are spiritual to Navajo people & are symbolic to pure water & is lucky to see one. These have a very undeniable Navajo appearance. Acting as the body, is a oval cabochon of Sleeping Beauty turquoise & for their small size, Donovan used some of his smallest stamps that give detail to their wings & which follow along the scalloped perimeter. Tear drop shape repousse work gives dimension to the. The design is accentuated, since. Oxidation is left in the crevices from the stamping. These are a very wearable earring & would be a great earring, for a younger lady to adult! METAL FINISH: LIGHTLY OXIDIZED. TURQUOISE: SLEEPING BEAUTY TURQUOISE. TURQUOISE SIZE: 9.5 mm x 7 mm RANGE. STYLE: TURQUOISE DRAGONFLY NAVAJO EARRINGS. MEASUREMENTS: 1″ X 1-1/4″. COMBINED WEIGHT: 9.6 GRAMS. TECHNIQUE: STONE SETTING/STAMPWORK, REPOUSSE. COMES BOXED & READY TO WEAR! I specialize in more “Designer/Artisan” SW jewelry & feature both Mexican (with the focus on Oaxaca) & Native American artists.. Pair any of my jewelry with ROJA clothing that goes perfect with any jewelry of mine!! I also carry colorful Mexican/Western style hand tooled leather purses in vibrant colors! Nor claim to be, a professional photographer, but I do try to do my best at giving you accuracy in color.. Everything is much more magnified in order to give you close ups & pictures tend to look larger than in actuality So please refer to measurements. Please, never hesitate contacting me with any questions or concerns you may have! If you find the item is not as great as I think it is, it does not mean the item is’not as described’.. As always, feel free to ask any questions needed, before purchasing!! The item “NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings” is in sale since Tuesday, October 17, 2017. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Earrings”. The seller is “platadesantafejewelry” and is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Tribal Affiliation: NAVAJO
  • Metal: STERLING
  • Main Stone: SLEEPING BEAUTY TURQUOISE
  • Jewelry Type: TURQUOISE DRAGONFLY EARRINGS
  • Signed?: D CADMAN/STERLING
  • Artisan: DONOVAN CADMAN
  • Country of Origin: GALLUP,NM USA
  • Brand: DONOVAN CADMAN
  • Metal Purity: 925

NavajoDonovan CadmanSleeping Beauty Turquoise925 Hand Made Dragonfly Earrings