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Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) February 11, 2016 -- The online bridal designer, Krikawa.com is proud to announce that it has earned recertification by the Responsible Jewelry Council for a full three year term. The independent audit firm Underwriters Laboratory (UL) scrutinized Krikawa’s operations, concluding that Krikawa conformed to RJC’s strict guidelines for corporate social responsibility.
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Buy your raffle tickets now to win the gorgeous pendant and earrings to benefit Arts Express!  www.krikawa.com/raffle
ARTS EXPRESS BELIEVES… the arts can change lives and build a better community. ___________________________________________________________ Through the Fine Arts Youth Academy, Behind the Scenes: Broadway and More program, the National High School Musical Theatre Awards, and the Express Yourself Vocal Competition, Arts Express opens up the world of the arts to children. Arts Express productions like A Hero’s Salute and Let Freedom Sing provides p...
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Comment on this blog!  Out of This World: Are Black Diamonds from Space?
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Avoid expensive mistakes when shopping for diamonds! Here are my top tips for diamond buying.
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Thank you +Monica Surfaro Spigelman and +David Olsen!  What a beautiful piece!
Art Happens in Storied Congress Space Krikawa Jewelry Designs is upping the ante downtown, adding its new design studio, gallery and retail space to an already critical mass of cool on Congress The eastern end of Congress exerts a gravitational pull downtown – with a steady diet of food an
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See the awesome design process for our #Mountain   #weddingrings  
Mountain Wedding Rings are the perfect way to express your love. Check out the adventure!
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All about our next event in the gallery! Mark November 21st on your calendar, and if you can't make it, you can still buy a raffle ticket to win jewelry and support an arts non-profit!
Time flies when you’re having fun! Although it seems like just yesterday, it’s been one year since w
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21 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701
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Jewelry Designer and Entrepreneur
Skills
Jewelry Design, Diamond and Gemstone Expertise, Business Leader, Speaker
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Gender
Female
Other names
Liz Swartz
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Passionate about Jewelry, Business, My Family, Health and Spirit.
Introduction

Lisa Krikawa is the designer and founder of Krikawa Jewelry Designs.  With passion and determination she has built a company dedicated to creating custom jewelry.  By combining old-world craftsmanship with cutting edge technology and award winning designs, Krikawa is able to create fine custom jewelry of the highest quality. 

Born in Canada, Lisa Krikawa moved to the states at a young age.  In 1998, she founded Krikawa Jewelry Designs in Tucson, Arizona, after graduating from the University of Arizona with a degree in Fine Arts.  The early years of the company were spent exhibiting in high end craft shows from the east to west coast, including American Craft Council shows and the Buyers Market of American Craft.  Five years later, the business took off in the direction of custom engagement rings and wedding bands for a retail audience.  Krikawa now has a staff of 12 specialists ranging from design and gemology to CAD modeling and precision stone setting.

Krikawa has been published in dozens of magazines, and her work has graced the cover of a number of magazines.  Lisa has spoken and demonstrated at many events, including JCK Las Vegas, AGTA Tucson, MJSA Expo in New York, Portland Jewelry Symposium, and Kraftwerks in Los Angeles.  She is the winner of over 20 design awards and many business awards including “Best Of” by Tucson Guide in the Jewelers category and the Better Business Bureau’s Ethics Award.  Krikawa Jewelry Designs is also proud to be a certified member of the Responsible Jewellery Council.

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Owner of successful business with 12 employees, married 23 years, three beautiful and smart children
Education
  • University of Arizona
    Fine Arts, 2001 - 2007
    Emphasis in Jewelry and Metalsmithing
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