Unique beaded seal skin necklace with red and pink glass beads with abalone accents. Handmade by Alutiiq Artist Diana Velez, this necklace is 24" in length and hangs just at the sternum for a wonderful statement piece.
Diana was born and raised in Anchorage Alaska. Her mother is from Old Harbor, Alaska and her father is from Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Diana is Alutiiq, Puerto Rican, and German. She makes many different styles of jewelry incorporating all types of materials and modern looks. She uses a combination of colorful beads, dentalium, abalone, mother of pearl, seal skin, sea otter, swarovski beads, and porcupine quills.
Visit her Alutiiq Museum bio here- https://alutiiqmuseum.org/diana