Jewelry making has been a life long passion for Natalie Tiburzi, "Jewelry design is a forever evolving art that constantly challenges my creativity. This is one reason why I love what I do so much. Creating pieces that speak to my customers' personalities and that will become a staple in their arsenal of self-expression is what I strive for." This statement sums up the motivating force that began the realization of a dream for Sierra Foothills based jewelry designer, Natalie Tiburzi. Valuing quality and distinctiveness in her designs, founder and lead designer of Luminescence Minerals, Tiburzi creates handmade jewelry that speak to the individual. Luminescence Minerals features work by designers Troy Meadows and Mariel Cristofar, as well as hand selected crystals and mineral specimens for collections, home display, healers and meditation.