Lynn Harrisberger’s Durango Totem Earrings Are Selected For The 2014 Top Jewels National Jewelry Design Exhibition


Top Jewels National Jewelry Design Exhibition features the very best artists working in the medium of jewelry design across the United States. This year, approximately 150 pieces were selected for the exhibit running May 16 – June 28th, 2014 at the Durango Arts Center in Durango, Colorado. Lynn Harrisberger’s “Durango Totem Earrings” were selected for this exhibit by Jurors, Jeff and Susan Wise. Read more »

Lynn Harrisberger Is A Nominee In Martha Stewart’s 2013 American Made Awards


American Made spotlights the maker, supports the local and celebrates the handmade. The 2013 Audience Choice winner receives $10,000 to further their business (yee-haw!) plus a trip for two to New York to attend the American Made Workshop, and a feature on The nominees are divided into 6 categories: craft, design, food, garden, style & technology. Last year, the American Made community honored 11 Makers for their creativity, craftsmanship and entrepreneurial spirit. Please take […] Read more »

Mom’s Healing Necklace – Dancing The Dream

Mom's Healing Necklace | Lynn Harrisberger

When I designed and made this piece, my beautiful Mom was healing from 2 surgeries, and I was home for a few months before I went back to Nevada, to help her through an Angiogram to find out why her legs were still hurting. Who knew that when I arrived in Las Vegas to care for her, that she was to face a life-threatening surgery – then suffer a horrendous fall, resulting in traumatic brain […] Read more »

Drusy, Druse, Druzy, Druzie, Drusies – Meaning & Information

Samples of drusy from my collection

Drusy, druse, druzy, drusies – are just a few of the ways you’ll see Drusy spelled online and off. But, no matter how it’s spelled, Drusy is the term used to describe the tiny quartz micro-crystals that form on or within the surface of stones. Some of the natural minerals found in this form are agate, jasper, chrysocolla, malachite, hematite, garnet, black garnet, psilomelane, cobalto-calcite, uvarovite, and carnelian. Titanium drusy is agate drusy that has […] Read more »

Chrysocolla Drusy

Chrysocolla Drusy

Chrysocolla Drusy is a prized gemstone known for it’s exquisite Robin’s egg blue color – unlike that of any other gemstone. It’s most often confused with Turquoise – I call it Turquoise’s second cousin – Chrysocolla is found wherever copper deposits occur and is often found with other minerals such as malachite, azurite and turquoise – which are also found in copper deposits. Read more »