- Goldsmith, Platinumsmith, Silversmith, Stone Setter
- G.I.A. Graduate Gemologist (GG)
- A.G.S. Certified Gemologist (CG)
- A.G.S. Certified Gemologist Appraiser (CGA)
- Full Member of National Association of Jewelry Appraisers
Why Erica As Your Jeweler
When professional certification matters, no other jeweler in the area can boast Erica’s credentials. In fact, as of 2014, there are 410 jewelers nationwide and only 6 in Wisconsin that successfully earned these certifications. Of these, only 20% are Master Goldsmiths.
Only 5% of all Jewelers are accepted into the American Gem Society. The title of Certified Gemologist Appraiser is regarded as the pinnacle of educational achievement in our industry.
Kenosha Jeweler Wins International Design Contest - Awarded 2015 Centurion Emerging Designer Title in Scottsdale
Erica Sanchez-Hawkins of Erica’s Fine Jewelry in Kenosha WI , has been awarded the Centurion Emerging Designer award she shared with two other internationally renowned jewelry designers. …Hector Hassey with offices in New York City and Mexico City, and Tom Rucker whose offices are in London and Munich. Erica received her trophy on February 3rd in Scottsdale AZ., for her bi-color Tourmaline and diamond ring.
"I was beyond elated to have won such a prestigious award, and recognized on the world stage of jewelry design. And it is certainly one of the proudest moments of my career. I feel extremely fortunate and humbled to have won the Centurion Jewelry award."
Erica's credentials as a GIA Graduate Gemologist, AGS Certified Gemologist Appraiser, and master Goldsmith place her amongst one of only 80 in North America. Her passion has always been sourcing the world’s finest gemstones and creating beautiful, heirloom quality custom jewelry in collaboration with her clients. She recently launched her own line of jewelry entitled "Exclusively Erica" designs, and is a proud member of the American Gem Society.