About the Artist

West Seattle artist Johanna Lindsay launched Penguina Designs in 2004 inspired by her goal to create beautiful & wearable jewelry that delights and inspires! Each item is its own work of art and no two pieces are alike.

Johanna's inspirations include classic movie-star glamour, the seasons of the beautiful Pacific Northwest, mid century modernism and her grandmother, whose appreciation for unusual, elegant designs is a reminder that jewelry is meant to bring out our individual beauty.

Materials in Johanna's work include vintage beads, sterling and fine silver, freshwater pearls, semi-precious stones, her own custom designed hand stitched beads & lamp work beads, Czech glass and Austrian crystal.

Seeing a piece of jewelry find its perfect home and the joy it brings to the wearer is her favorite part of the process.

Upcoming Shows:


Friday 12/1 - 4-9pm

Saturday 12/2 - 10am-5pm

Sunday 12/3 - 10am-5pm

4726 50th Ave SW Seattle, 98116

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