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Naomi Sarna’s Tanzanite Masterpiece wins First Place at the AGTA Spectrum Awards™ 2013

The 725 ct, L’Heure Bleu is the world’s largest fine color natural unheated Tanzanite carving.

Full Piece by the Tanzanite Foundation New York, NY. Naomi Sarna, one of the world’s finest gemstone carvers and jewelry designers, won big at the 2013 AGTA (American Gem Trade Association) Spectrum Awards winning a total of four awards. First and second places were in Carving, while first place was also in the Phenomenal, and …

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012



Maasai Ladies Project

Maasai Ladies Workshop

Piece by CSR21 Land Citizenship In March of 2012, Hayley Henning, Executive Director of the Tanzanite Foundation, formed a group of Maasai Ladies to teach them the art of Wire Wrap Jewelry Making. The women are a part of the Naisinyai ward, a local community that lives just outside the TanzaniteOne mining operation in Tanzania, East …

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Friday, June 15th, 2012



A Tanzanite Experience

Naomi Sarna Maasia School Tanzania

Written by Naomi Sarna – Original post – In March of 2012, I had the great good fortune to be invited by Hayley Henning, Executive Director of the Tanzanite Foundation to go to Tanzania, pick out gem tanzanite and carve it for the IU Awards International Competition in Hong Kong.  It was hoped that the carving would win …

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Saturday, March 10th, 2012



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