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Freewill 243 by Zorias Freewill 243 by Zorias
Piece # 243 "Freewill"
A Zoria's Creation. Krista DeSelms © 2012

So after my last wrap, "Truly Blessed" I was so enamored with the garnet that I found another. This one is a lot less red, a deeper pink hue, but it is none the less beautiful. The lack of that dark red gave me the feeling it should be in silver and it turned out wonderfully. For sale on my website!

I think the more I take pictures of a certain type of stone the easier it gets, only had to take about 40 pictures to get a half dozen good ones this time, the last one took almost 100 pictures lol.

Garnet wrapped in round Argentium Sterling Silver wire.

Garnets are a very widely known gemstone. Most often a reddish brown color garnets are able to span almost any color when they absorb different materials. These stones are a very hard stone, meaning that it’s a great stone for jewelry as it can encounter and withstand a certain amount abuse. Garnets have been around and known to man-kind so long that they are even mentioned in the Bible when Noah uses a Garnet lantern to guide the arch. Garnets are generally hard to tell if they are authentic or not, but there are two ways you can check on your own. The first is to look at the garnet in natural and artificial light, the garnet should change color, either slightly or drastically. The other is not fool proof, but most garnets are somewhat magnetic, not all but most. So you can check if the garnet is magnetic.

ARGENTIUM® Sterling Silver is the highest quality of Sterling Silver available today and is highly tarnish resistant. Sterling Silver is 92.5% silver and 7.5% copper. Argentium is actually 93.5% silver with the remaining 6.5% a mixture of Copper and the element Germanium which gives it a higher tarnish resistance and less people are allergic to it than normal Sterling Silver.

Zoria's is proudly registered as an Aregentium user.

ARGENTIUM® is a registered trademark of Argentium International Limited.

Yes, I do custom work.

:butterfly: Krista

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SheWolf1937 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Student Digital Artist
no kore words for this...
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Zorias Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
:D
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SheWolf1937 Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013  Student Digital Artist
^^
im gonna stole that necklace one day *O*
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SparkleMeHappy Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
Looks so cool!
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Zorias Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much! :D

:butterfly: Krista
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Photopathica Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012   General Artist
Hi!
We have chosen your work for our Featured Folder for November!
This piece has been featured here: [link]

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Zorias Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much for the feature!!

:butterfly: Krista
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Photopathica Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012   General Artist
welcome :)
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CaptainStabby Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I really love the small scale proportions.
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Zorias Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you very much :)

:butterfly: Krista
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