Aviv Kinel’s Beautiful Handcrafted Jewelry

Aviv Kinel creates beautiful handcrafted jewelry using natural materials such as quartz, wood, and cotton.

She sees each piece as a wearable work of art.Aviv_KinelAviv_Kinel

Aviv was born and raised in Israel, in a small village called Binyamina. Upon graduating from Shenkar College where she studied jewelry design, she moved to Tel Aviv and opened an independent studio (which was really just her living room). Aviv then began to sell her work in local shops.

Fast-forward a few years and now Aviv’s jewelry is sold in boutiques and galleries worldwide.

Aviv uses traditional silversmithing with a manual weaving of cotton threads. “It’s a slow process,” she told me, “and the beauty of it is that you can feel my hand on each piece. They all have ‘life’ in them.”

Aviv Kinel

Aviv Kinel

Aviv Kinel
Aviv Kinel

Design for Aviv is a way of expression, a language that allows her to communicate, express feeling, and touch people.

She is inspired by nature, traditional handcrafts, and places and objects that technology has not reached.


Aviv Kinel

Aviv sells her jewelry in her Etsy Shop, at the Jewish Museum New York Gift Shop and on her website, Aviv Kinel.

 

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1 Comment on Aviv Kinel’s Beautiful Handcrafted Jewelry

  1. Stephanie
    March 7, 2016 at 5:36 am (2 years ago)

    One of my favorite Israeli jewelry designers! So glad to see more people discovering her stunning work and love that you are highlighting her here!

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