Michelle Valadon possesses a deep appreciation for natural exquisite beauty, intriguing mystery and wonder of the extraordinary world that surrounds us.
With an extensive background in fine art, graphic design and photography, as well as a love of fashion, Michelle is influenced to design jewelry that takes creativity and design to new heights. Inspired pieces are artfully created for the dark romantic, the nostalgic dreamer, the sophisticated trendsetter, the lover of nature and all who desire something special that is uniquely its own. All designs are given the utmost attention to detail with the finest of craftsmanship.
A graduate of the world-renowned Art Center in Pasadena, California, Michelle's studies led her to the discovery of the visually satisfying aesthetics of the "Golden Ratio". The balanced dimensions, compositional perfection and dramatic geometry of the concept greatly influenced her artistry. She has an eye for visualizing designs and trends for the upcoming future seasons. To gain knowledge in the jewelry industry, she attended the Gemological Institute of America to study jewelry design and gemstones.
Michelle's inspiration is as multifaceted as the precious jewels she adores, as well as the stories she tells through her pieces. Her work is infused with the romantic passion of an old soul.