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The Art of Carving

Gates of the Mountains Garnet

By Amber Michelle The act of carving a gemstone is relatively simple, but the art of carving a gemstone is much more complex. Just ask artist Naomi Sarna who has won over 30 international awards for her gemstone carvings. She will tell you that anyone can carve. “I taught my grandchildren how to carve when …

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Thursday, January 9th, 2020


An Evening of Carving and Emeralds

By Amber Michelle “I’m always observing and seeking the beautiful line,” jewelry artist Naomi Sarna remarked to a rapt audience of Gem X members attending an evening of emeralds and jewels at the Wilensky Gallery in New York City’s Chelsea art district. Members of Gem X, an invitation only jewelry social club, met at the …

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Friday, December 20th, 2019


Naomi Sarna Debuts at Wilensky Gallery

Naomi Sarna debuts at Wilensky

By Amber Michelle In the heart of Chelsea’s gallery district in New York City is a most unusual gallery, instead of customary paintings that one would expect, The Wilensky Gallery focuses on exquisite minerals and their presence as art. Their newest exhibition, “Stone in Motion” the mineral art of award-winning jewelry artist Naomi Sarna debuted …

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Wednesday, November 27th, 2019


Press Release “Naomi Sarna: Stone in Motion” Debut

Worlds Top Art Jewelers

“Naomi Sarna: Stone in Motion” Debuts Carved Gemstone Jewelry at Wilensky During New York Jewelry Week Solo exhibition features the award-winning designer’s bespoke art jewelry, an ode to movement. The original press release can be found on PR here. NEW YORK (PRWEB) OCTOBER 10, 2019 In anticipation of New York Jewelry Week, Wilensky brings the marvel of sinuous …

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Monday, October 21st, 2019


Where to Go at the Tucson Gem Show 2019

Granada Gallery Tucson Gem Show

Going to the annual Tucson Gem Show is an act of love, wonder and devotion. Ever since my early days as a jeweler in New York City I would make this pilgrimage to watch, learn and, of course, buy wonderful raw materials and even special finished pieces. The magic of the Gem Show is exciting …

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Friday, February 1st, 2019