Exquisite detail in this 2 inch long hand-painted bird on black onyx is accented with a freshwater pear and faceted black onyx on silver pin or pendant.
Amy Kahn Russell is a fine arts graduate of Tulane. Her personal studies and experiences often influence her designs and are reflective on visions from museums or images seen during her extensive travels.
Amy Kahn Russell has been inspired by motifs and cultures she encountered while travelling abroad. Although Amy now resides in the United States, she incorporates unusual artifacts and stones collected worldwide into this dramatic jewelry.
Sterling silver, and sometimes with 14Kt and 18kt gold and well as mixed metals, with natural minerals, pearls, and fossils with semi-precious stones provide for a unique one of a kind look. The bold collection consists of pins doubling as pendants, necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
To heighten designer awareness, Amy Kahn Russell pieces come to each owner with history and a label describing the components. The high demand and popularity of her work are directly related to the fact that she painstakingly designs every piece. Often the rarity and individuality of the material limit the duplication of style. Although extremely fashion forward, this versatile line caters to the more conservative and fine jewelry consumer. Transcending seasons and time, these pieces are distinctive. Capturing history and geography, they are timeless works of art to be enjoyed for years to come.