Behind-the-Scenes Gem Hunting

Our friends at Artinian gems have an amazing job! From volcanic slopes in the African Rift, to treasure-filled mines deep in the valleys, it takes a lot of hard work to seek out the planet’s most highly prized jewels. Watch this video to see beautiful world-class sapphires, tourmalines, garnets and tanzanites hand-chosen and then masterfully shaped by the artists at the family co-op in Thailand. Click to watch now…

Artinian Gems video

Sourcing our Gems from Artinian Gems on Vimeo.

We’re proud to offer a number of these fine jewels right here at Faye’s! Ask us about our designs with gems from the Artinian collection.

Click here to view our photo album from the 2014 Colored Gem Exhibition…

Ethiopian Opal