CarrieNunes

Carrie Nunes Jewelry - Seriously Handmade

Scottsdale, Arizona · 130 Sales

CarrieNunes

Carrie Nunes Jewelry - Seriously Handmade

Scottsdale, Arizona 130 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
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Announcement   Thank you for visiting Carrie Nunes Jewelry. Adorn yourself, you deserve it!

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Last updated on Nov 10, 2015

Thank you for visiting Carrie Nunes Jewelry. Adorn yourself, you deserve it!

Carrie Nunes

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Carrie Nunes

Tiny Owl Earrings Carrie Nunes Jewelry
$284.00
Tiny Flying Bat Pendant - Carrie Nunes Jewelry
$230.00
Tiny Flying Bats by Carrie Nunes Jewelry
$284.00
Perched Owls Pendant Sterling Silver
$260.00
Tiny Swooping Owl Pendant
$230.00
Little Bird Perched Pendant Sterling Silver
$182.00
Magic Rabbits Pendant Sterling Silver
$260.00
Dichondra Earrings 18K Gold
$760.00
Ruffle Flower Stud Earrings
$130.00
Bodhi Leaf Pendant- Carrie Nunes Jewelry
$168.00
Dichondra Pendant
$168.00
On Sale- Dogwood Drop Earrings
$100.00
Clover Leaf Earrings Sterling Silver
$160.00
Tiny Lotus Bloom Pendant on 24" Long Chain
$168.00
Lotus Gem Earrings by Carrie Nunes Jewelry
$286.00
Large Ruffle Drop Earrings Sterling Silver
$188.00
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5 out of 5 stars
(52)
antjeschobert

antjeschobert on Jan 23, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Oh, such exquisite and sweet little fellows, beautifully made in every detail! I am absolutely in love with these lovely earrings:)! Thank you so much, Carrie!!!

Farrah

Farrah on Dec 29, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful necklace. Appears exactly as shown in photos. Service was excellent as being an international delivery I was kept appraised at every step in the process.

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A new bunny coming to the shop soon! Carving some rings for the Flora and Fauna Collection. heart

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Magic Rabbits Pendant Sterling Silver
$260.00
Seeing my work in a group always makes me smile. heart️ They play well together and my collection of carvings continues to grow.

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About

I have found my greatest personal expression through metal working and it continues to bring me joy.

Since I was a child I have been fascinated with all things small and have enjoyed making objects in various media. In college at the University of Tennessee, while studying other forms of art, I was introduced to metalsmithing. I was hooked and later began studying with greater focus at The Appalachian Center for Arts and Crafts. There I was exposed to techniques including casting, blacksmithing, holloware and jewelry fabrication. Jewelry making became my passion. My education continues today as I further study stone setting techniques, gemology, the art of hand engraving, wax carving, chasing and repousse. In 2006, I completed the Graduate Gemologist diploma program with the Gemological Institute of America. I received extensive training in gemstone identification and quality grading of diamonds and colored gems. I am in love with learning and each new subject contributes to the jewelry I create.

I now design and construct jewelry in a charming studio space, making one of a kind or limited production original designs from start to finish. Botanical elements have always found their way into my work. I continue to experiment with new techniques and materials to give life to these natural forms, sometimes incorporating them in whimsical ways.

My designs are constructed from silver, gold, and platinum. My work is fabricated using a jewelers' saw, hammers, punches, a torch and other basic tools as well as cast with traditional techniques. I draw on the creative history of my family and am influenced by the many strong women in my family who have been painters, dancers, vocalists and photographers. My father as well has been a wonderful inspiration as a businessman, a person continually interested in learning and as someone who is always focused on how he can help others. My greatest support and comedy relief is found daily in my husband, an illustrator and animator.

Adornments are personal and special things. They are tactile objects that appeal to the senses and can be infused with emotions and memories. I hope you enjoy my work as I have enjoyed creating it for you.

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  • Carrie Nunes

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    Carrie Nunes is a jeweler and GIA trained Graduate Gemologist. She has been making jewelry for more than 20 years. Her botanically inspired collections have sold through galleries and boutiques across the US.

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