Gordon & Karen Eslava's Profile
After a lifetime of rockhounding, we finally got serious with all the rock we have gathered over the years. Now we're avid rock hounders, and have collected extensively in the Western US. We also purchase some rock because we just can't collect everything from the source. We're active in the local rock club Kitsap Mineral & Gem Society, and we collect, cut, grind, polish, and set the stones we've always admired. We are driven to painstaking perfection with each piece.
We cut our stones from the best rough material we collect, then we cut our slabs so we get to pick the best slab and cut out the best each one has to offer.
We don't mass produce anything, so each stone gets it's equal time in creation. To us, it's all about the stone, each one tells it's own story. All our stone are cut with a positive girdle angle for secure setting for the Metalsmith or Wire Wrapper.
All our jewelry is simply wrapped to enhance the…
- Born on July 15
- Joined June 29, 2010