Melissa Joy Manning
Melissa Joy Manning jewelry is hand made in her Oakland, California studio. Her work is both eclectic and contemporary. Using gold, silver, semi-precious and precious stones and found objects, her line blends traditional and modern jewelry by utilizing unconventional materials. By creating unusual, limited edition pieces she hopes her jewelry transcends stylistic trends. Melissa relies heavily on the natural environment for inspiration. Her work has been featured in numerous fashion magazines, feature films and television shows.