Artemisa's jewelry designing started in 2001. She began using semi-precious stones, crystals, glass, shells and precious metal beads strung artistically into necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Soon after making jewelry pieces for friends and family, she started selling her pieces at local craft shows, exhibiting her works at art shows and also on the runway at various fashion shows. Now she added metalwork to her repertoire and currently works with copper, brass. aluminum, gold, gold filled and sterling silver creating unique wearable art pieces that have caught the eyes of celebrity stylists and high end clothing designers. She also has another style to her works showng her love for SoCal beach living with pearly white shells, wispy sterling silver bracelets and silhoutte pendants of the sea.
Artemisa resides in San Diego, California with her husband, daughter, three dogs and two turtles.