Announcement original and custom jewelry with your favorite lyrics, inspirational quotes or sayings ... art prints, animal paintings and more from zephyr pfotenhauer.
original and custom jewelry with your favorite lyrics, inspirational quotes or sayings ... art prints, animal paintings and more from zephyr pfotenhauer.
EFowlds on Oct 1, 2016
redlori76 on Sep 20, 2016
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Lyrical art & jewelry design, imbued with nostalgia and a little rock n' roll.
I opened my first Etsy shop in 2011 when my love of thrift scores and estate steals threatened to overtake my closet, budget and time. Instead of quitting the hunt I started a store called Z2aBc: Z to A for the new beginnings that the fabulous vintage items I found were getting, and BC for my beloved little coastal/mountain town of Boulder Creek, California. After several years, hundreds of sales and countless stories told and lived, I realized I was more interested in focusing my time and energy on creating new designs than curating old finds and changed my shop's name and contents to reflect the shifts in my own life and style: California Zephyr was (re)born.
As California Zephyr, my mission is to design and create whimsical & occasionally wearable narrative art incorporating image, text, type and graphic design that references and is inspired by flamboyant historical moments, both cultural and personal. A notorious dabbler, I will often spend months on one narrow pursuit, only to switch it up at the flashbulb of a new idea - so expect variety, and come back often to see what new fascinations I've found to share with you... whether it's oil-painted portraits, musically nostalgic necklaces or a collection of outrageous silk ties.
Owner, Creator, Designer
I returned to the redwoods-meets-the-sea county of Santa Cruz, CA in 2009 after 8 years of studying art & design in London and Chicago. Since then I spend as much time as possible making jewelry, painting, riding my motorcycle and rocking it out...
Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
International orders will be sent via USPS First Class Int'l mail, unless otherwise negotiated.
If you require insurance or any other upgrades or instructions, please let me know before completing your purchase so I can adjust the shipping costs accordingly.
Refunds and Exchanges
Additional policies and FAQs
Wholesale and/or custom items are also available. Send me a message or email zephyrpfo [!at] gmail.com for more information.