"I am completely devoted and dedicated to my craft - it is something that brings me great joy."
"In 1981 I entered the fascinating world of jewelry design and crafting as an apprentice. I learned to work with metals and some years later I decided to set up my own workshop. Silver jewelry was fashionable at the time and I crafted my own pieces working in a small studio in my house.
"By the end of the 1980s a new trend in jewelry design was surfacing with the predominance of gold plated items. It was during that time that I began to include Brazilian gemstones in my designs. I believe gemstones do have some kind of energy since they've witnessed the planet's transformations throughout time, including the appearance of man.
"I am completely devoted and dedicated to my craft - it is something that brings me great joy. I am always thinking of new ways of combining stones and metals and I also follow the current fashion trends.
"I have traveled throughout Brazil with my work, following the different art fairs. Novica to me means the opportunity of showing my work to an even broader, global audience! I am happy to follow technological progress and I am proud of becoming part of this international network of artisans."
Crafted of sterling vines and tendrils, this ecstatic design features the glow of 18k gold. A singular, circular garnet sparkles in the center. Wayan Asmana designs exceptional earrings with Balinese styling.
By Bali's Sukartini, this elegant necklace exemplifies the island's rich silver artistry. Graceful tendrils and intricate spheres adorn the intricate pendant and evoke swirling waves flecked with foam. Accents in 18k gold make a beautiful contrast.
Resembling traditional Balinese lampion (lanterns), these earrings captivate with ornate artistry. Diah Arini designs the lovely earrings, which are crafted by hand of sterling silver and detailed with 22k gold plated accents and oxidized contrasts.
Named Macu — "Beautiful" in the Catalan language, this design comes from Cynthia Serrano in Mexico. The handcrafted ring is bathed in gleaming 24k gold. "The spirals are a hallmark in many of my designs," the artisan explains. "In fact, my signature....read more
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