Popnicute Artisan Jewelry is heading to Hollywood for the second time; this time to the GBK Luxury Gift Lounge in honor of The 2012 MTV Movie Awards nominees and presenters. The event takes place June 1-2 at the L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills.
Online PR News – 27-May-2012 – Quincy, IL – Kharisma Ryantori Sommers, the designer and creator of Popnicute Artisan Jewelry, happily announced that her handcrafted jewelry will be distributed to one hundred celebrities in a collaborative swag bags prepared exclusively by The Artisan Group inside GBK Luxury Gift Lounge for The 2012 MTV Movie Awards. For this special event, Kharisma created a collection called Batik Glam which includes a complete array of jewelry in 6 different original designs: slave bracelets, earrings, two types of necklaces and bangles. These were completed by hand in two months which was then individually packaged and shipped to California.
By using organic shapes and patterns to capture the essence of Indonesian Batik, Kharisma has transformed ethnic tradition to a unique contemporary jewelry line. Batik Glam Collection uses brass and copper as the main medium. Szarka Carter from Texas teamed up with Kharisma to provide her with freshwater pearls, Labradorite and copper beads from her online bead store, Magpie Gemstones. Kharisma also brought to play colorful handmade lampworked glass beads provided by glass artisan, Melissa Vess of Colorado.
To learn more about Popnicute Artisan Jewelry and its participation in GBK’s Celebrity Gift Lounge for the MTV Movie Awards, visit http://www.popnicute.com. For press inquiries about The Artisan Group, visit http://www.theartisangroup.org or email email@example.com.
ABOUT POPNICUTE AND KHARISMA R. SOMMERS
Kharisma R. Sommers, who has recently gifted producer/actor/director Drew Barrymore a Popnicute's signature creation, Popnicute Hearts, sells her jewelry online through her website. She is a sole proprietor of Popnicute Artisan Jewelry based in Quincy, Illinois. She is a self-taught jewelry designer with a degree in Visual Communication Design. Kharisma's upbringing in Indonesia with both Eastern and Western cultural influences find creative expression in her style through the medium of wire and metal sheet, creating a unique ethnic but modern sensibility that appeal to buyers around the world. In 2011, Popnicute was named Favorite Handmade Jewelry Artisan in About.com's Reader's Choice Awards and her artwork was featured in Wire Art Magazine.