Denis Perlman

Denis Perlman founded Silverscape Designs in 1976 with its first location in Amherst, MA., and then later expanding with a second gallery in its current location, a grand art deco bank building in Northampton. At the Putney School in Vermont, Denis worked in leather, ceramics, wood and photography as well as jewelry. A designer since 1966 he took pride in making gemstones magical.He transformed a school bus into a mobile workshop, then traveled around the country giving jewelry demonstrations while earning an undergraduate degree in molecular biology from MIT in 1975 with a minor in architecture. Denis' love for his art and the business of jewelry never diminished, his family and the Silverscape Designs' staff continues his legacy today thru the “DP Collection”.