Lorraine Bowe and Vanessa Prieto's Profile
We’re a mother/daughter team that creates jewelry, art, and home décor. Living here in sunny South Florida, less than a mile from the ocean, much of our work is coastal inspired, however our art takes us wherever it takes us! My mom also loves tribal motifs, while I love architecture and nature.
I’m the daughter, Vanessa Prieto, an interior designer by trade. My mom, Lorraine Bowe, is a jeweler and an artist.
I’ve always been a huge fan of my mom’s work. She started as a seamstress, but in the late 1960’s she discovered metal etching. For many years she honed her craft of creating art and jewelry through art shows and wholesaling to small retail shops up and down the east coast of the US. In 1978 she opened a small gift shop on the beach in Lake Worth, Florida. Over the past 30+ years she’s become well known for her beaded…
- Joined June 1, 2011