Truckee artist brings finds from the reef to the mountains | SierraSun.com

Truckee artist brings finds from the reef to the mountains

Architect, artist and former Truckee Mayor Craig Threshie will host a trunk show featuring his handcrafted jewelry at Truckeeand#8217;s Carmel Gallery, Sunday, Dec. 6, 1-5 p.m., at 9940 Donner Pass Road in Truckee. Threshie will be on-hand to discuss his work and will offer a 20 percent discount on all of his pieces at the show. His work is also now represented at Carmel Gallery.

Threshie, a 15-year Truckee resident, started Jewels of the Reef in 2007 to pursue his passion for designing and crafting with natural stone, pearls, and metals and#8212; something he has done since he was a boy. Now Threshie is one of the top-selling artists at North Tahoe Arts in Tahoe City.

and#8220;I have always viewed the design and craft of fine jewelry creation as a holistic process,and#8221; Threshie said. and#8220;It begins with inspiration from exploring in the tropics, and the vision comes to fruition through design and craftsmanship.and#8221;

Jewels of the Reef is a jewelry design studio which prides itself on creating high-quality hand-crafted pieces, excellent customer service, and environmental awareness and stewardship. For more information visit http://www.jewelsofthereef.com or call (866) 966-5687.