Tune in THURSDAY, February 18, 2021 for a WJA Instagram Live takeover, Jennifer Markas, WJA Executive Director will go live with the 2020 AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Classica and Evening Wear ‘WJA Gem DIVA™’ award winner, Paula Crevoshay! Join us weekly as we meet with AGTA Spectrum winners to talk about their experience and creative process of crafting their winning pieces.
To watch the interview live, please make sure you follow us on Instagram @agta_gems and tune into our live stream Thursday February 18, 2021 at 12:00 PM EST/9:00 AM PST.
WJA Gem DIVA™ Award
Sponsored by the Women’s Jewelry Association, The Gem DIVA™ awards honor one women designer in each of the following categories; Bridal Wear, Classic, Evening Wear, and Business/Day Wear. Paula Crevoshay with Mellika Company, Inc./ Crevoshay was selected to be this year’s Classical and Evening Wear winner of WJA Gem DIVA™ award!
Paula Crevoshay’s Winning Piece:
Classical – WJA Gem DIVA™ Award
18K yellow gold “Brown-Eyed Susan” pendant features a 5.30 ct. orange Montana Sapphire accented with orange and yellow Sapphires (8.69 ctw.) and black and cognac Diamonds (1.98 ctw.).
Evening Wear – WJA Gem DIVA™ Award
18K yellow gold “Moon Dance” bracelet featuring rainbow, blue flash, silver flash, and cat’s eye Moonstones (133.19 ctw.) accented with Sapphires (38.61 ctw.).
Objects of Art – 1st Place
“Garden of Delight Mystery Box” made of Lapis Lazuli, Opal, Sugilite, Malachite, Turquoise and more. The hummingbirds, branch, and columbine feature multicolored Sapphires, Amethysts, Spinels, tsavorite Garnets, Opal, and Diamonds.