The 13th annual Saul Bell Design Award Competition challenged jewelry designers to unleash their imaginations and create innovative designs in any of six categories.
The predominant metal is gold, platinum or a combination of both.
May be cast, fabricated, forged, assembled, or any combination of techniques.
Must be your original design.
Grand Prize-Gold/Platinum
Ryan Roberts
Chimayo, NM
Second Place-Gold/Platinum
Michael Boyd
Pueblo, CO
Hollowware/Art Objects
A vessel that is spun, drawn, forged and/or raised. May incorporate decorative cast
or fabricated components into the design. The medium is predominantly silver and/or gold.
First Place-Hollowware/Art Objects
John Lunn
Newport, NH
Second Place-Hollowware/Art Objects
Michael Boyd
Pueblo, CO
Silver/Argentium® Silver
The predominant metal is silver. May be cast, fabricated, forged, assembled
or any combination of techniques. Must be your original design.
First Place-Silver/Argentium® Silver
Megan Clark
Raleigh, NC
Second Place—Silver/Argentium® Silver
Jinbee Park
New York, NY
The predominant surface material must be enamel.
Use glass-based enamels and fire on any type of metal.
Must be your original design and construction.
First Place-Enamel
Inja Kim
Seoul, South Korea
Second Place-Enamel
Nena Potts
Rogersville, MO
The predominant design elements are beads, pearls, or other strung ornaments.
Beads may be any material. Must be your original design or assembly.
First Place-Beads
Guzialia Reed
Second Place-Beads
Laura McCabe
Stonington, CT
Metal Clay
The predominant material is either silver, gold, bronze or copper metal clay.
Must be the designer"s original design.
First Place-Metal Clay
Wanaree Tanner
Quincy, IL
Second Place-Metal Clay
Christi Anderson
Marana, AZ
Emerging Jewelry Artist
There are no limitations on media, as long as the finished piece is wearable jewelry adornment and fabricated by the entrant.
First Place-Emerging Jewelry Artist
Jose Lins

Renton, WA
Second Place-Emerging Jewelry Artist
Kylie Urban
Auburn, WA
Third Place-Emerging Artist
Mackenzee Pierog
Eau Claire, WI

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