Shannon Conrad's Profile
rubygirl is the fun and eclectic jewelry collection designed and handcrafted by metalsmith Shannon Conrad. Working from her home studio, Shannon creates modern jewelry with a vintage feel. Striving to find a balance between the industrial and the organic, rubygirl is sometimes feminine, sometimes edgy, but always unique.
Protecting the environment is an issue that is very important to me. To that end, I am careful about the choices I make in sourcing materials as well as the processes used to make my jewelry line. All of the sheet and wire used in my work is made up of 100% recycled silver. Additionally, I have chosen non-toxic, environmentally friendly alternatives for use in the studio - citric acid pickle, bio-degradable flux and lead-free enamels. Little things make a big…
- Born on March 7
- Joined May 18, 2006