Rachel Quinn

"My work expresses my attraction to bold forms, strong lines, and well-crafted, minimalist design. I see my work as wearable sculptures for the body."

Rachel Quinn works from her small studio in the Ojai Valley in Southern California, where the calm, natural surroundings inspire her to create simple, balanced shapes to adorn the body.

Each piece begins and ends in Quinn's hands, where it is either hand-fabricated from metal or carved from wax, then cast. Working in sterling silver and 14K gold, often in combination with one another, Quinn explores contrast and balance within the confines of shape, color, and textural finishes.

After earning her BFA and trying to break into the New Your City art world, Quinn decided to expand her skill set by completing the two-year metalsmith program at New York's Fashion Institute of Technology. Since graduating, she has been working as a professional jeweler, both for herself as well as for many talented designers.

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Pearl in Hand Earrings
Gold, Silver & Stone Earrings

by Rachel Quinn
$ 880
Heart Signet Ring
Gold & Silver Ring

by Rachel Quinn
$ 430
My Love Earrings
Gold & Silver Earrings

by Rachel Quinn
$ 880
My Love Pendant Necklace
Gold & Silver Necklace

by Rachel Quinn
$ 480
Pearl in Hand Pendant Necklace
Gold, Silver & Stone Necklace

by Rachel Quinn
$ 480
Ribbon Cuff
Silver Bracelet

by Rachel Quinn
$ 600
Dyad Cigar Band
Gold & Silver Ring

by Rachel Quinn
$ 650
Delta Cuff
Gold & Silver Bracelet

by Rachel Quinn
$ 350
Reeva Cuff
Gold & Silver Bracelet

by Rachel Quinn
$ 620
Striped Cigar Band
Gold & Silver Ring

by Rachel Quinn
$ 680
Wrecking Ball Pendant
Gold & Silver Necklace

by Rachel Quinn
$ 780
Selected Exhibitions & Awards
American Craft Council, Baltimore, MD, Baltimore, Maryland, 2014
NYNow, NY, NY, New York City, 2014
CraftBoston, Boston, MA, Boston, 2014