Kristina Mueller Designs

Kristina Mueller Designs

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My Story

Kristina Mueller Designs is a jewelry business based in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains, run by me--Kristina! 

I’ve spent most of my life in the Adirondacks which has greatly shaped me into who I am today. Growing up on Lake George left me with an overwhelming feeling of gratitude for my deep connection to that body of water and the surrounding Adirondack Mountains. A connection that ingrained in me the value of the beauty of Mother Earth, a value that later guided me from Lake George to the High Peaks Region of the Adirondacks-- where man has only lightly grazed and the beauty of nature is even a bit more amplified.

Being an artist is primal to who I am. I can reflect upon it now; I didn't choose to be an artist, I simply chose to accept and embrace it.

It was at the point in my life when I opened my mind up to the idea of pursuing my art as my profession that my direction really started to make sense for me.

That time came when I serendipitously discovered North Bennet Street School, a distinguished trade school in Boston, Massachusetts. In 2011, I completed their two-year intensive jewelry making program that provided me with a strong technical foundation and the knowledge of how to go about building high quality jewelry. That foundation is at the core of who I am as a creator and the work that you see here today.

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My Inspiration

For me creating jewelry is about so much more than just making something pretty. My designs are conceptually driven and stem from my values, emotions, life experiences, and a deep desire for self expansion and discovery.

On the surface I make jewelry. But what I really do is share a piece of myself; my values, my soul, my struggles and wisdom, my desires, my energy. Metal and stone are what I use to translate who I am into something tangible. 


Jewelry

Embrace the authentic truth that is YOU, and everything else will start to fall into place
— KMD