Tamra Gentry, the union of fine metalsmithing with the creativity of Fordite and beautiful gemstones.

“I am inspired by color. I have always had strong, visceral reactions to color. Color is my ‘hook’.” “Things like texture, design, and pattern are all secondary to me. It’s not that I deem them any less important in the sensory and creative processes—it’s just that they rarely evoke the response in me that color … Continue reading

mocashop.com – Half Moon Necklace

mocashop.com – Half Moon Necklace. Sterling silver chain handmade in house, in a combination of loops and bars, original from this artist, with her signature work in half moon shaped oval pendants in oxidized and shiny sterling silver with your choice of moissanites (shown), garnets or aquamarines. Toggle clasp. This artist requires 3 weeks to … Continue reading

Belle Brooke Barer, New Designer of the Year 2008!

Belle Brooke Barer, a jewelry designer featured in MOCAShop.com , has been named the Mort Abelson New Designer of the Year Award for 2008 at the JA New York, on July 28th! Belle was also a Winner of the 2008 Niche Awards for her “canoe ring”, in the category ‘jewelry:silver with stones’, and a finalist … Continue reading