Isis Dancing Animal Woman
“I start my creations with curiosity about an idea, a photograph, shape, color(s), or a focal point. I don't draw any designs. I choose colors, beads and other materials intuitively and allow the piece to unfold itself through me.”
Her creations, which she calls “Adornment for the Adventurous”, are not what most people would consider “everyday” jewelry. You could easily imagine them on the red carpet or at a gala event or worn by your favorite trendsetting celebrity.
The Mermaid's Ransom
When asked which is her favorite piece she says it is “the one which I am finishing now and hope to have listed in early December.”
Leinaala says,”I dream of a day when personal adornment and celebration of the body are restored to a sacred place in our lives.”
If you are looking for something truly special and unique, consider the work of Leinaala Mitchell.
Quote of the Day:
"The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself
without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest
in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life."
- Frank Lloyd Wright