DISTINCTIVE HANDCRAFTED JEWELRY

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Washington, DC Metropolitan Area

© 2018 by Gloria Denise Barksdale. All Rights reserved.

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G. Denise Barksdale

My love for all things that 'stir the creative juices' started me on this venture of designing and making jewelry and I am fortunate to have this type of escape. I love interior design and now this...nothing compares to having something in your life that honors your skills and ignites your passion.

I am committed to offering the best in quality, workmanship and material in my pieces. In my mind, photos don't do them justice. I challenge you to examine and feel each one. Try to envision how it 'seals' the look you are seeking.  

 

My turquoise is mined in a region called Zhuxi, which accounts for it's beautiful matrix and vibrant, unique, coloring. Most of my sterling coordinates are Shiana Silver, a pure, fine (.999) silver that is hand-made by Karen Hill Tribe Villagers. In most cases, the 'craft' of these mountain-living villagers is the mainstay of their families.  The Karen (Kariang) People have long been noted for their excellence in silversmithing and that can be seen in their pieces.

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"Denise has a unique vision and design concept that translates into each piece she creates. When I wear . . .

"I had been looking for unique and spectacular jewelry to complement my personalty. Denise's 'one-of-a-kind' . . .

"My outfit is not complete without my fine jewelry by Denise. Not only is it 'one-of-a- kind,' but remarkably . . .

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