Artist Monte Perry is a self-taught jewelry designer who has been creating unique handmade jewelry since 2005. She was born and raised in Houston, Texas and has called Huntsville, Alabama home since 2005. World travels have afforded Monte many treasured life experiences. Drawing inspiration from places, cultures, beliefs, people, music, and nature, she brings a fresh light to the design process. Natural gemstones, freshwater pearls, fossils, and vintage religious medals are showcased on intricately hand knotted nylon, waxed cotton cord, and leather. It’s always been about the connection to the beauty of the earth.