Publications

BOOKS

 

Masters, Gemstones: major works by leading jewelers, January 2008, pages 72 – 79, Curated  by Alan Revere. This book highlights 40 of the top International master jewelry artists. I  am represented with one chapter displaying twelve of my jewelry pieces, personal quotes and curator’s notes.

1000 Rings, 2004, page 235, a book which displays 100 rings from contemporary jewelry designers from around the globe, displays one of my ring designs.

Gemstone Buying Guide , by Renee Newman GG, 2016, Judging Color section, page 35 one ring, Spinel Section, page 113, two rings.

 

INTERNATIONAL MAGAZINES

 

CIJ International Jewellery, January 2013, Trends and Colours, highlights one of my rings in promotion for International designing competition.

J & W, Moscow Russia, Nov 2012, Recognizes me as “one of the best designers in the world”.

The Basel Magazine, October 2001, (London) page 20, American Pearl Company announces winners of the 2001 Vision awards, displaying my two winning pieces.

Jewellery News Asia, August 2001, (Hong Kong) pages 66 and 67, American Pearl Company announces winners of the 2001 Vision Awards, displaying my two winning pieces.

 

MAGAZINE COVERS

 

ColoredStone Magazine, November 2008, On the cover displays a tsavorite palladium ring. Page 18, 19 Great Garnet, displays 2 garnet ring images,page 22 displays 3 garnet ring images and Designer 911 Shares personal quotes regarding garnets.

ColoredStone Magazine, November 2007, On the cover, displays two of my spinel rings.

MJSA/Journal, November 2007, On the cover displays photo of my MJSA Award winning pendant.

Mid-America Jewelry News, May 2007, On The Cover displays photo of my 2007 MJSA Award winning pendant. Page 10, 2007 MJSA Vision Award winners honored at expo New York displays photo of my MJSA award-winning pendant and announces award.

Colored Stone Magazine, July 2006,On the Cover displays a photo of my 2006 MJS Aaward-winning pendant. Inside cover, displays photo of my blue tourmaline ring. Page 8, MJSA American Vision Awards, Displays photo and announces my 2006 MJSA award-winning pendant. Page 17, Readers choice Award 2006, announces my third place winning of the Readers Choice Award and displays my blue tourmaline ring.

AJM, March 2006, “On the cover” displays photos of my palladium ring, page 6 displays 2 photos of my palladium rings, page 35 Palladium premieres, displays photo on my palladium ring. Page 78 announces JA award winners and displays photo of my wining pendant.

JCKMagazine, February 2006, “On the cover” displays model wearing my Spectrum award-winning pendant.

Jewelers Inc. January 2006, “On the cover” displays photo of 2006 Spectrum award winning pendant.

Midwest Jewelry Expo show guide, January,  2006, “On the cover” display photo of 2006 Spectrum award pendant.

Lapidary Journal, February 2006, displays photo of my Spectrum pendant on the inside cover and on page 12 and a full-page photo of my Tahitian pearl and blue diamond pendant on page  29.

Jewelers Inc. December 2005, “On the cover” displays photo of 2006 Spectrum award winning pendant.

Mid-America Jewelry News, March 2004 “On the Cover” Thomas Dailing Designs sparkle in the Midwest (A two page in depth interview) displaying images of my jewelry.

Jeweler Inc. January 2004, “On The Cover” displays my best of Show necklace.

Jewelers Inc. December 2003, “On The Cover” displays my Best Of Show necklace.

Jewelers Inc. January 2003, “On the Cover” displays 3 jewelry pieces that won awards at the 2002 Wisconsin Jewelers Association design competition.

Jewelers Inc. December 2002, “On the Cover ” displays 3 jewelry pieces that won awards at the 2002 Wisconsin Jewelers Association design competition.

AJM (The Authority on Jewelry Manufacturing), December 2001 “On the Cover” citrine and diamond pearl enhancer in 14K gold by Thomas Dailing. Page 60 &61, “Striking a Balance ” Lee Ayers and Thomas Dailing team up for success. (A two page in depth interview), displaying three of my designs.

Jewelers Inc. December 1997, “On the Cover” displays photo of earring that won award in the Wisconsin Jewelers Association design competition.

 

MAGAZINE ARTICLES

 

MJSA Journal, April 2009, Top Tools of The Trade, page 32 shares personal quotes regarding my favorite tools and my dream tools.

MJSA Journal, January 2009, Pages 4, 50 and 51, “Two Minds One Design” An article about my Saul Bell award winning pendant and my collaborations with Richard Homer.

Colored Stone Magazine, January 2008, pages 18, 19 and 21 “Instead of lead or dye” An article by the Designer 911 Department (which I am a member) shares thoughts and feelings regarding  different gem treatments. the article displays images of five of my pieces.

MJSA/Journal, November 2007, pages 42, 43 and 44 “Seeing the light” An article about the laser award winners from MJSA’s 2007 design competition with quotes, images of my award winning pendant and details.

Modern Jeweler, November 2007, page36, “Vietnamese Spinel” An article that discusses Richard Homer, Thomas Dailing and their history with Vietnamese spinel.

MJSA/Journal, December 2006, pages 46 and 47, From Their Benches to Yours, an article written about Stuller’s ring sizing system shares many of my quotes regarding Stuller’s new tool.

MJSA/Journal, November 2006, Pages 41 and 43 Displays Stuller’s Preform Ring System By Tom Dailing, an article I wrote regarding our testing and findings of the now award winning tool.

Jewelers Inc. June 2006 Page 5, A Designers Inspiration: Tom Dailing’s Story, An article about my career.

AJM Magazine, February 2006, “Inner Light” Thomas Dailing’s pendant dazzles the AGTA Spectrum Awards. Displays photo of my Spectrum Award pendant and has a 1 page   interview and has detailed descriptions of pendant.

Professional Jeweler, September 2005, page 44 and 45 titled make colored gem jewelry sizzle, a two page interview by Robert Weldon

Lapidary Journal, April 2004 “Hidden Value” page 27, displays my 2003 Best of Show Necklace and has several quotes regarding jewelry repair.

Mid-America Jewelry News, March 2004 ”On the Cover” Thomas Dailing Designs sparkle in the Midwest (A two page in depth interview) displaying images of my jewelry.

Lapidary Journal, July 2002, “Winners Circle,” page 10, displays photo of WJA “Best of Show” winner, an article excerpt states “Versatility combined with graceful elegance to claim the title of Best of Show for designer Tom Dailing of Stevens Point, Wisconsin. With emphasis on innovation of design and craftsmanship, Dailing’s pendant was a standout with its clean, clear lines and its interchangeable nature. ”

AJM (The Authority on Jewelry Manufacturing), December 2001 “On the Cover” citrine and diamond pearl enhancer in 14K gold by Thomas Dailing. Page 60 & 61, “Striking a Balance ” Lee Ayers and Thomas Dailing team up for success. (A two page in depth interview), displaying three of my designs.

Lapidary Journal, August 2000, “Rising Stars,” page 8.

JCK (Jewelers Circular Keystone), August 2000, Fashionfacets section, “Midwest Jeweler Racks Up Awards,” page 58, 60 an article excerpt states: “With his focus on artistic talent, Thomas Dailing is establishing his store as a leader in custom design in the Midwest.”

JQ Magazine, July 2000, “From Bench to Buyer: An In-Store Designer Shares His Perspective,” pages 107, 136, 137 (a three page in-depth interview). An article excerpt states, “Mr. Dailing’s talent as a designer has been recognized by his peers, as is proved by the twenty-plus jewelry design competition awards that have been garnered by him and his assistants…”)

National Jeweler, August 16, 1999, Fashion News by Carrie Soucy  “Jewelry Designer is honored, “page 16

Professional Jeweler, October 1999, Cutting Edge Winners, page 60 (Richard P. Homer, Cutting Edge Award winner, gave co-designing credit for the second place 33.82-ct.

Brazilian Rio Grande Do Sul, citrine-quartz fashioned into a concave Victorian cross. An article excerpt quotes Homer: “I work very closely with Tom Dailing… we’ve developed a rapport, almost mental telepathy… He likes fluid curves and I like geometric, so we brought together a design that is doable, beautiful and reproducible.”)

 

NATIONAL MAGAZINES

 

Jewelry Artist, March 2013, displays one of my pieces in 65th. Anniversary issue.

MJSA Journal, November 2012,  page 12, displays image of  my jewelry design in AGTA Gemfair Tucson Gemshow 2013 advertisement.

Jewelry Artist, 2012, displays one of my National Awards winners in 65th Anniversary issue.

American Gem Trade Association Prism, Volume 1, 2012 displays my spinner stone cut by Richard Homer, this is the largest and finest specimen of this type cut from this Madagascar material in the world.

MJSA Journal, June 2012,  page 51, displays a photo of my 1st Place award winning ring from the New York JA Show

JCK August 2008,  page 66, Best in Show 2008, displays image of Saul Bell Grand Prize winner.

Modern Jeweler, July 2008, page 16 displays image of Saul Bell Grand Prize pendant.

Colored Stone Magazine, July 2008, Inside cover image, pages 12, 13 displays 3 jewelry images.

Colored Stone Magazine, May 2008, Two inside cover images, pages 14, 15 What’s in spectacular spinel, display 8 images, pages 22, 23 display 2 images, page 25 displays 3 images and Designer 911 has personal quotes about earth tone gems.

Colored Stone Magazine, January 2008, Inside cover image, Designer 911 has 5 images of my pieces on pages 18, 19,21, and personal quotes on page 21 regarding gem treatments.

Colored Stone Magazine, July 2007, Page 13 announces third place award in Reader’s Choice Award, displays my ring and pendant photo.

Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, June 2007, page 9, Announces 2007 MJSA Vision Award  winners’ ad displays my 2007 MJSA award-winning pendant.

Colored Stone Magazine, March 2007, Page 7, Cast your vote announces time to vote for Readers Choice Award and displays my 2006 MJSA award-winning pendant.

National Jeweler, September 2006, page 20, announces my 2006 MJSA 2nd place award.

AJM, April 2006, page 18, displays photo and details of my 2006 MJSA 2nd place award winning pendant.

Jewelers Inc. April 2006 displays photo of my 2006 MJSA 2nd. Place award winning pendant.

Modern Jeweler, April 2006, Palladium, A whiter shade of pale, Page 40 displays my palladium ring. Page 94 Report, Announces winners of JA competition, displays my winning pendant.

Jewellery, February 2006, page 54 and 56 displays photos of my Spectrum Award wining pendant.

Modern Jeweler, January 2006, “Artful Gems” The 2006 Spectrum Awards, page 75, displays photo of my 2006 Spectrum award-winning pendant.

Colored Stone Magazine, January 2006, page 6, “Style” The 2006 Spectrum Awards, page 6, displays photo of my 2006 Spectrum award pendant.

Mid America Jewelry News, January 2006, Page 20 displays photo of my 2006 Spectrum  award pendant.

Jewelers Inc. April 2005, page 7 displays my Best of Show pendant.

Professional Jeweler, November 2004, Gemstones new products, page 46 displays my black Tahitian pearl ring.

Modern Jeweler, July 2003 displays my Best Of Show necklace.

Professional Jeweler, June 2003, “Gemstones & Pearls ” New Products, page 58, displays my golden sapphire and diamond ring.

Jewelers Inc., April 2003, displays photo of my Best of Show necklace.

Mid-America Jewelry News, June 2003, displays my pearl and ruby necklace that received the “Best of Show” and “Jewelers Choice Award” from the Midwest Jewelry Expo’s design competition.

Modern Jeweler, March 2003, page 17 “Pearls consumer guide to pearls ” Keshi and mabe pearl section, displays photo of my faceted mabe pearl and diamond earrings.

National Jeweler, February 2003, displays 3 jewelry pieces that won awards at the Wisconsin Jewelers Association design competition.

Modern Jeweler, July 2002, “Report” Winners in Wisconsin, page 99, displays photo of Midwest Jewelry Expo “Best of Show” winner.

Professional Jeweler, May 2002, “Gemstones & Pearls, ” New Products, page 42, displays Zincite pendant.

National Jeweler, May 2002, “People “page 8, displays a photo of Miss Wisconsin, Courtney Owen, modeling my “Best of Show” Pendant  2002 Midwest Jewelry Expo.

Modern Jeweler, March 2002, “Jewelry Showcase, ” Faceted Flair, page 56, displays a pair of faceted mabe pearl and diamond earrings.

Professional Jeweler, January 2002, “Gemstone & Pearls, ” New Products, page 44, displays a black Tahitian pearl pendant with diamond accent.

Modern Jeweler, October 2001, Cover Story “Pearls defining Style,” page 68, displays one of my “Hidden Reflection Series” Chinese cultured pearl pendants.

Professional Jeweler, September 2001, “Gemstone & Pearls,” news section: The American Pearl Co. Presents 2001 Vision Awards, page 52 and 54, displays award winning pendant and earrings. In the new product section “Orange Sun Rising,” page 65, displays opal, spinel and diamond pendant.

JCK, September 2001, pages 6 and 64 American Pearl Co. announces winners of the 2001 Vision Awards listing my two winning pieces.

Lapidary Journal, September 2001, page 16, American Pearl Company announces winners of the 2001 Vision Awards listing my two winning pieces.

National Jeweler, August 2001, “Gemstone News,” page 26, American Pearl Co. Announces Winners of 2001 Vision Awards, lists my two winning pieces.

Rapaport Diamond magazine, July 2001, pages 132 and 133 American Pearl Co. announces winners of 2001 Vision Awards, displaying two of my winning pieces.

JQ Magazine, May 2001, “The Best Of Both Worlds,” page 163, displaying seven of my rings holding gems cut by Richard Homer.

JCK (Jewelers Circular Keystone), December 2000, Cover Story “Gems Of the Season,” pages 71 and 75, displays two of my rings with gems cut by Richard Homer.

Professional Jeweler, September 2000, Professional Insider in the Industry, “Wisconsin  Jewelers Association Design Competition Winners,” page 194.