Multi-stone pendant with 14K accents, lapis, coral, and turquouise by Wes Willie (Navajo)
Wes Willie is the son of a rancher and grew up on the Navajo Reservation. He came to working with jewelry after a career in industrial welding. He learned inlay work from master jeweler Jesse Monongya. His work is frequently compared to that of the late Charles Loloma.