Tag Archives: Femma Gavin Artist 1935-2006

Creative Colored Stone Designs by Brian Gavin………

Here are some magnificent colored stone pendants I created in 2006. The green citrine pendant "Mint on Ice" was made but the yellow sapphire pendant, "Lemon On Ice", never came to fruition as I had to leave suddenly for South Africa, where my late mother Femma was terminally ill. The diamond melee used is all […]

Dreams of Africa*- The Story Behind It.

"Dreams of Africa* is beautiful, and Brian's idea is wonderful and refreshing." Marjorie Andrade, UN Goodwill Ambassador, Brazil. In 2006, interest in the origin of diamonds was fueled by the new Hollywood movie, "Blood Diamonds" which denounced the illicit practices of the diamond industry. In 2006, I went back to South Africa twice to visit my terminally […]