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I S L A N D P U L S E
adds new collections
he jewelry of local artist Deborah de Weerd,
presented under the name Loretti Design, was featured
last year in
. She has continued to expand
her ever-blossoming portfolio with new contemporary
jewelry collections, as well as glass sculptures and glass
landscape macro photography. Her recent collections are
influenced by the landscapes, textures, and light found in
Aruba’s natural environment. A passion for color and a
sharp eye for detail inspire the artist’s work.
The Loretti Design Studio is located at Paradera Park
Apartments at Paradera 203. Explore her collections
online at www.lorettidesign.com, email her directly at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact by phone at +297-
Landscapes of Imagination©
Abstract landscapes are hand-sculpted in glass, fused, and
photographed with a macro lens. The image is enlarged
and printed on Plexiglas with aluminum backing.
The Royal Collection© is a unique collection of statement
neckpieces, with each piece comprised of hand-sculpted
glass shapes assembled on a leather strand or chiffon (XL
series) and finished with a sterling silver clasp. Matching
glass and silver earrings are available.
This contemporary jewelry collection features sturdy
leather necklaces and bracelets and flame-worked glass
pendants, each finished with a sterling silver clasp.
A series of eclectic, bold, and colorful necklaces and
bracelets is inspired by exotic tribal artifacts and