Information Guides & Portfolio Links
Gemstone Color Options
Guide to all of the options that you have for your cameo jewel. Layered Agates, Single colors and transparent gemstones.
Lapis Lazuli Guide
Lapis Lazuli is a beautiful stone for jewelry. Gem quality Lapis has an intense ultramarine blue that is captivating.
Personalize Your Jewel
Gold accents with a personal charm. Hand engraved drawings, inscriptions, and personal messages.
Portrait Photo Guide
Send me your best photos. The ones that really show the personality and character of your 'loved one'
Bespoke Jewelry Design
To design the perfect jewel for you I first discover your needs in our design interview. Design sketches are shared and feedback welcomed.
Bio for Gareth Eckley
More about Gareth Eckley. The jeweler, gemstone portrait artist, and designer.
Opal Cameo Jewelry
Info guide on precious opal jewelry
Private service for famous people who require secrecy. NDA's may be needed, personal visits can be arranged.
Buyers Guide to Cameos
Info on modern and Antique Cameos in gemstone, shell and other materials.
Shell or Hardstone Cameos
A guide that compares cameos carved into gemstone versus cameos carved into shell.
Cameos for Men to Wear
Cameo Rings, Bolo Ties, Cufflinks, Tie Pins, Desktop Cameos
Guide to Commesso Cameos
Magnificent jewels that are masterpieces of the gemstone artist and jewelers art.
A selection of some of the finest Antique Cameos from history.
Cameos at the Met
Review of the Cameo Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum, New York.
Guide to Sympathy Etiquette
Advice for what to say for different cultures and faiths.
Pet Portrait Jewelry
Imagine a gemstone cameo of your beloved pet. Carry her close to your heart forever
Earrings to match your cameo
Bespoke earrings, designed to be worn with your cameo jewel. Match the style and gemstone color of your cameo.
Cameo gifts for a wedding
Celebrate an Engagement, Wedding or Anniversary with a Unique and Beautiful Jewel
Sympathy Cameo Jewels
The most elegant, rare and personal sympathy gifts. A beautiful custom-made cameo with a gemstone portrait of your loved one.
Mark a happy event
Celebrate the birth of a baby, a birthday, graduation, engagement, wedding, anniversary, Christmas or achievement of a milestone.
My Cameo for Queen Elizabeth
Cameo of Pocahontas. Made by Gareth and presented to her majesty Queen Elizabeth II
I receive incredible Feedback from my customers. There is always surprise and delight with a Portrait Cameo.
Gareth's signature style is to make a gemstone carving, the 'hero' of the jewel.
Family Crest Jewelry
Signet Rings, Cufflinks, Pendants, Monograms, Lettering hand carved into Gemstone or Gold
I helped to make these gold eggs.
Cadbury's made 13 Gold Eggs to create a national treasure hunt.