Elementary School student has original design created just in time for Mother’s Day
(TOMS RIVER, N.J.) – Toms River, New Jersey-based Corinne Jewelers has announced the winner of their Junior Jeweler competition.
Carly Stopera, a fourth-grade student at North Dover Elementary, won the competition with her drawing depicting a dolphin leaping through sunlit waters. Carly designed the piece for her mother as a special Mother’s Day gift, and it was transformed into a sterling silver heart pendant by the artisans at Corinne Jewelers. Ryan Blumenthal, owner of Corinne Jewelers and head designer, Allyson Berlen, made the announcement at a school assembly May 4th, where he also awarded a Junior Jeweler certificate to every student who entered the competition