The Bonifas Arts Center was incorporated in 1974 from several different local organizations and has since become a center for educational and cultural activities in the region. They have a gallery that hosts both permanent and rotating collections, put on various theater productions each year, offer educational classes for all ages, and host the Waterfront Art Festival. Located in Escanaba, Michigan, the center is a vibrant hub for community arts!
Our Plein Air Artist Pendant features a painter working alongside a river. Plein Air actually means the act of painting outdoors!
The Iron Ore Heritage Recreation Authority upkeeps the aptly named Iron Ore Heritage Trail. This local trail stretches an impressive 47 miles and runs through Ishpeming, Michigan. The trail is multi-use and opens year-round for various types of outdoor recreation including biking, running, snowmobiling, and horseback riding. It's also accessible to wheelchair users at many points. They welcome classroom visits, and feature nine trailheads that connect various communities in Marquette County!
Our Hike the Heritage Trail Pendant is reminiscent of one of our most popular retired designs, the Winter Heritage Trail Woodland Forest Pendant. We get a lot of customer requests for this design, so make sure to grab one before the year is finished!
While it's exciting that we're releasing new pendants, it also means we'll be retiring our two oldest fundraiser pieces: the Monarch Migration and Harlow's Wooden Man Pendants. If you've had your eye on these limited-time designs, be sure to pick them up before October 31st, 2019 when they're gone for good!
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each of these pendants will go back to their partner organization. Last year, this program was able to raise $14,000 for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan community!
It's time for a giveaway, but this time with a twist! Enter to win a Sunset on the Pictured Rocks Pendant by going on our digital scavenger hunt. Depicting the most spectacular natural wonder the Upper Peninsula has to offer, our Sunset on the Pictured Rocks Pendant valued at $405, has a gleaming sky made up of
It's that time of year again, Ladies Night here in Downtown Marquette! We invite you to this year's 23rd Annual Ladies Night Out event where you can enjoy a night of jewelry shopping, prizes, refreshments, giving back to our community, and of course, a whole lot of fun!
We're excited to announce that we're releasing a limited line of stone earrings on November 8th! This is one of our most common customer requests, and has been a long time in the making. Because Great Lake Stones are so unique, it can be difficult to find a "pair" that are similar enough to set in earrings. But we've saved our matches, and we hope you love them as much as we do!