Laguna Beach jewelry designer wins two Tahitian Pearl Trophies and will host holiday event in celebration December 8th.
Contemporary jewelry designer and goldsmith Adam Neeley wins Tahitian Pearl Trophy for his “ Fiore del Mare” (flower of the sea) design in both the ring and pendant categories. Both pieces feature white gold blossoming open to reveal stunning black Tahitian pearls accented by diamonds. In celebration Adam is hosting “HolidayTreasures” Saturday, Dec. 8th 2-7pm at his gallery: Adam Neeley Fine Art Jewelry, 353 North Coast Hwy. Laguna Beach. The event will feature the award winning designs and Adam’s signature collections sure to make this holiday a memorable one. Caramel apple martinis, homemade apple cider and a selection of holiday delights will be served during the festivities.
Adam Neeley, at the age of 24 has been designing and making jewelry for ten years.
Adam’s passion for jewelry design stems from his early childhood interest in rock collecting. As a boy of twelve, Adam began to teach himself the rudiments of gemstone cutting and silversmithing. Upon graduation from high school, he went on to earn his Graduate Gemologist degree at the prestigious Gemological Institute of America. He then went on to study goldsmithing and design at Le Arti Orafe School in Florence, Italy. Adam opened his first jewelry boutique in Laguna Beach’s gallery row in July 2006. He also tours selling his wearable art at top shows in the country from Beverly Hills to Miami. Currently he offers six different jewelry collections in which every piece is a unique fusion of glamour and fine art.
“My art jewelry features organic, sensuous forms which embrace rare gemstones in
A perfect harmony of contemporary, yet timeless design.” – Adam Neeley