Conni Nogas' Profile

About

Self taught American Native/Irish bead "seamstress" with a love for all things natural.
I am most drawn to the colors of the sunsets, deserts, the mountains and canyons, the stars, and the ocean~~~
My designs reflect on inspiration most often found in the chemistry and flora of the world around me and most feature that inspiration through either color, texture or shape.
Being highly nickel and zinc allergic, I started beading as a means to wear jewelry personally, and making Christmas ornaments for friends and family. My art morphed...taking me with it. Luckily I later married a US Marine, who also happens to be a very gifted and unique artist specializing in psychedelic color and pyrography.
Now being self employed, I have found new and unusual ways to combine my intense love of nature into my work, right down to recycled materials throughout most of my art, and 100%…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 13
  • Joined November 13, 2011

Favorite materials

turquoise, chrysocolla, opal, shell, leather, glass, wood, copper, silver, silk, wool, paper, LOVE

About

Self taught American Native/Irish bead "seamstress" with a love for all things natural.
I am most drawn to the colors of the sunsets, deserts, the mountains and canyons, the stars, and the ocean~~~
My designs reflect on inspiration most often found in the chemistry and flora of the world around me and most feature that inspiration through either color, texture or shape.
Being highly nickel and zinc allergic, I started beading as a means to wear jewelry personally, and making Christmas ornaments for friends and family. My art morphed...taking me with it. Luckily I later married a US Marine, who also happens to be a very gifted and unique artist specializing in psychedelic color and pyrography.
Now being self employed, I have found new and unusual ways to combine my intense love of nature into my work, right down to recycled materials throughout most of my art, and 100% recyclable (and most often, 100% post consumer) packing and shipping material because
EARTH MATTERS <3
New gift boxes and shipping materials always free upon request
And I will ALWAYS happily switch out the recycled leather or recycled silk to a vegan friendly banana silk fiber or cotton/linen/synthetic cord because
ANIMALS MATTER TOO <3

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