Maria Burgos' Profile

About

Thank you for visiting my little corner here at Etsy.

I am a mother of 3. I am a silversmith and I love my work. I have a background in chemistry, but I slowly drifted toward the world of art and metalsmithing. I earned a Silversmith Diploma at the University of Puerto Rico. Just recently, I have been lucky for being taught by a renowned jewelry designer, Jeannette Fossas. She was an amazing teacher and mentor.

Usually I get my inspiration from nature and the organic flowing lines and vibrant colors of the exuberant tropical landscape that surrounds me in Puerto Rico. A sense of heirloom and pride is found on each piece, something to to be passed on to your loved ones.

Every piece is meticulously rendered. I am very happy to be part of the Etsian world which allows me to work from…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 22
  • Joined April 15, 2008

Favorite materials

Sterling Silver, Semiprecious Stones, Gold in every shape and form, wood, Lapis lazuli, Labradorite, pearls, rainbow moonstone, Aventurine, Garnet, Citrine, Textured metals and much more

About

Thank you for visiting my little corner here at Etsy.

I am a mother of 3. I am a silversmith and I love my work. I have a background in chemistry, but I slowly drifted toward the world of art and metalsmithing. I earned a Silversmith Diploma at the University of Puerto Rico. Just recently, I have been lucky for being taught by a renowned jewelry designer, Jeannette Fossas. She was an amazing teacher and mentor.

Usually I get my inspiration from nature and the organic flowing lines and vibrant colors of the exuberant tropical landscape that surrounds me in Puerto Rico. A sense of heirloom and pride is found on each piece, something to to be passed on to your loved ones.

Every piece is meticulously rendered. I am very happy to be part of the Etsian world which allows me to work from home close to my most precious "jewels" (my children).

I also believe in sustainable and environmentally friendly jewelry practices.
I am a proud member of SRAJD, self representing artist jewelry designer, member 1728.

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