Courtney & Lee Peterson / Courtney Design
Gold & Silver Jewelry
Hometown: Lincoln University, PA
Courtney Peterson attended the University of New Orleans and taught high school English and French. Lee Peterson is the son of American naturalist, artist and educator, Roger Tory Peterson. Lee attended Johns Hopkins University and wrote the Peterson Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants.
Courtney and Lee met while filming a segment of PM Magazine in the swamps of Louisiana. Their jewelry crafting studio is located on a 200 year old farm in southeast Pennsylvania.
Their jewelry pieces, made with 14K gold, sterling silver, brass and copper, portray natural history themes and abstract designs. Additionally, they have many whimsical motifs for shoppers with more playful tastes.
Courtney has created custom designs for sporting events, museums and commemorative occasions.