Penni Ludwig splits her time between Sag Harbor, NY and Venice Beach, CA. Her work is inspired and informed by her travels and passion for ancient texts, art and architecture. She is a bench jeweler who has studied Gold-smithing, wax carving, enameling and alchemy. Her work, which she creates using hi carat gold and precious gems, employs ancient gold-smithing techniques. When she isn’t creating her signature chunky, gem-encrusted skull pinky rings she supports animal rescue and human rights efforts globally.