A baby contest becomes a war

My son Owen G walker and his son Oliver Levi Walker the bracelet boys

Back in the 1990’s Walker Goldsmiths became aware through our friends Ken and Monica Decker in Ketchikan of a part of Celebration that came to be called “The Grandmother Wars”. Celebration is a biannual gathering to celebrate SE Alaskan Native cultures (Tlingit, Tsimshian, and Haida) hosted by Sealaska Corporation. One […] Read more »

Raven hand carved sterling silver bracelet

It was Raven, with both human and bird qualities, who placed the sun, the moon and the stars in the heavens. First, that sly character, would devise a way to trick Grandfather Creator into letting him play with the glowing orbs in his magic box. Succeeding that as human, he […] Read more »

A Nature Inspired Custom Engagement Ring with a Beautiful Sapphire

Sterling Silver and Sapphire Gemstone Custom Engagement Ring

Megan and Kris came to Walker Goldsmiths hunting for a unique Custom Engagement Ring.  They’re both nature lovers and most comfortable with symbols of the earth on their important jewelry.  This, of course, is very appealing to me, the garden and outdoors girl.  Megan kept talking about wanting a ring […] Read more »