"I try to transmit life and joy with each design. It's exciting to see the finished pieces being worn by someone. This fills me with satisfaction."
"Hola. I'm Ani Muñiz and I was born in Lima. From the time I was a child I enjoyed handicrafts. My sister Beatriz Muñiz – also a Novica-featured artisan – was and is my greatest source of inspiration.
"I'd watch her creating her designs and I loved it. I'd try to innovate with my own hands and that's how I came to discover inside me what I wanted. I eventually took courses in jewelry making but only to learn the finest finishes. Because I enjoyed creating it so much, I never let a single detail get by me.
"I try to transmit life and joy with each design. It's exciting to see the finished pieces being worn by someone. This fills me with satisfaction. I can't explain it in words… the feeling makes me able to always create something even better.
"I try on every design that I make, as I am my own harshest critic. Finally, when I'm satisfied with my creation and it feels good, then it is ready to be worn and seen by others.
"I hope each one of my designs gives you as much joy as they all give me."
Exploring the boundaries of copper sophistication, Olimpia Barba designs this original jewelry set. She crafts the pieces by hand of burnished copper beads, creating an original necklace and pendant. Matching earrings hang from silver wires.
A serpent coils into an elegant pose for a unique brooch pendant. Its presence recalls the legendary art of Mexico's pre-Hispanic cultures. Maria Belen Nilson crafts the serpent of sterling silver featuring a striking copper eye. It features a hidden....read more
Like droplets of red wine, globes of copper encircle the neck with handcrafted style. Olimpia Barba alternates the beads with diminutive rectangles in a design of bold geometry. It denotes originality and trendy styling.
Maria Belen Nilson finds inspiration in Mexican vintage artistry for the lovely design of these earrings. The heart earrings are crafted by hand with sterling silver featuring an antiqued finish that underscores bright copper hearts at the center.
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