Creator and Designer Michael Adams, Hopi-Tewa tells his story through Jewelry, inspired by his wife, Marissa.
Wear Unique Exquisite creations made from lightweight wood
Wooden Laser Made Dragonfly Earrings
Innovation & Style Laser engraved wood pieces meet hand painting.
Michael Adams painting GourdJewels
Telling a Story Symbol and design infused with color, meaning, culture, and history.
It All Started with Gourd Before the laser, each piece was hand cut, carved, painted, and assembled.
Second Mesa Sunset Hopi
Our Purpose GourdJewels creates amazing, unique, jewelry pieces that reflect images of nature as interpreted from a Hopi/Tewa perspective. The Hopi-Tewa people live in the high desert region of Northern Arizona and live rich in ceremony and culture, which teaches one to pray for moisture, life, and harmony. GourdJewels uses laser technology to combine the modern with tradition.
Second Mesa, Hopi AZ. Sipaulovi and Mishungnovi Villages.
Hopi weaving in a Sash Belt Design. Symbols reflect lightening, new life, crops, the universe, and life.
Hopi Gourd Bowl. Inspiration for GourdJewels reflecting symbols of life, purple corn, and prayers for moisture.
Summer storm rolls in, bringing moisture to the crops. Third Mesa Area, Hopi AZ.
Beautiful Hopi representation of clouds, lightening, seeds, life blood, and rain on a Butterfly Headdress.
An age old tradition of Dry Farming ensures patience, respect, nurturance, and prayer.
Exquisite pieces that reflect life and nature from Hopi-Tewa designs. Dragonfly Special Design 2015.