Hand Crafted Amethyst and Silver Cocktail Ring, 'Mystic Wisdom'
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"To be a master in this craft, I try to never give up and believe I am an artist, so whatever I make is a piece of art with great value. My wife helps me. We are a great couple in the world."
"I was born in Bali on December 15, 1980. My parents are silversmiths.
"They taught me to work with discipline and to do it seriously, with full responsibility. This lesson helped form my character, and I will teach my children the same things.
"I became interested in this craft when I realized that sketching my own designs and giving them character was really important. At first, it felt like a heavy responsibility, but then I got hooked on design. I have to keep sketching to pull the ideas out of my head, and it's a lot of fun.
"The best teacher I have is my father. He was a tough teacher because he always believed in my ability and my capability. That means a lot to me.
"My best friend describes me as a religious guy, a hard worker, and a perfectionist. Sometimes my desire for perfection makes it difficult to have a lot of friends.
"I find endless inspiration in our great natural panorama and the living creatures that surround us in Bali — animals like frogs and swans, plant life such as trees and bamboo. The traditional art motifs of Bali are also a great inspiration as I blend them with modern design.
"I work with silver, gold, gemstones and pearls, and make them into precious jewelry. The character of my design is totally different than that of other jewelry in my town. I give soul to my designs, therefore they have great character and look nice on everyone who wears them. It's challenging to sit down with clients to hear what they want and then transform their ideas into jewelry.
"I'm married and we've been blessed with two lovely children. I will give them the best education possible and will not push them to follow what I do for a living. Rather, I will let them choose their own path with joy and happiness.
"It wasn't easy for me to leave home and my big family to start out on my own, but they all supported me in the decision. My best friend and my best assistant both supported me, too. Because I'm the third generation of a silver crafting family, I took a lot of skills with me to my own workshop.
"For the first three years, I designed for one client and he was a huge help to me. So it was another big step when I decided to work on my own, to stand on my own two feet. I wasn't sure I'd be successful and I made many plans with my lovely wife in case my workshop was a failure. Finally, I found the bright way.
"Just like other Balinese people, I hope that our culture and tradition will live on through us. Ours is a simple way of life where we wake up in the morning and have time to play, to talk to our neighbor, perform ceremonies in the traditional way by helping each other. It's a simple way of live that doesn't involve money too much.
"To be a master in this craft, I try to never give up and believe I am an artist, so whatever I make is a piece of art with great value. My wife helps me. We are a great couple in the world."
I purchased the ""Tropical Frog"" Cocktail ring from Kadek Hendra. The ring is fantastic! The detail work is exceptional, the tiny frogs realistic. I think the value for price is very good. I look forward to owning more pieces from this amazing artist! Thank you for sharing your art with us all.
Very nice beautiful piece. My wife absolutely loves it!
I just rec'd my Sun Splendor ring. the golden brown quartz is a nice warm 'mellow' colour and the citrine stones are very vibrant. It's really beautiful. I like the square shape on my finger. The detail and quality is superb. The shipping time was pretty quick, a couple weeks, which is typical. The sizing is right on, fits good and is comfortable. I love it !!! Thankyou Kadek for a lovely piece you are very talented !
I rec'd my Amethyst Swan ring the other day. it was on Backorder but came alot sooner than expected. Usually I'm not that fond of Amethyst when I see it in pictures but wearing the ring and looking at it, it's really pretty and sparkly. The ring is made well and is very comfortable to wear. I'm very happy with it. Workmanship is superb !!! Thankyou Kadek and Novica!
I purchased the Taman Ayun Light Hand Crafted Sterling Silver and Amethyst Bracelet. It is stunning. This is true artistry and I will be purchasing more items form this artist.
Your 'Tropical Crocodile' bracelet is very unique! I am always looking for jewelry that is different and extraordinary that you don't see everyone wearing! Purchased this one for my husband, and it really fits what I am seeking A different, bolder, heavier bracelet that looks marvelous on his wrist!
The Amethyst cuff bracelet is even better looking in person than it is in the pictures. My wife will love it.
I received my Skull Bracelet from Kadek a few days ago, but wanted to have the time to look at it in details before submitting a testimonial. This a pure treasure so much thiny details on this 100% handcrafted jewell. Love it and will have it on me everyday. A brillant artist. Thank you so much Kadek, I'm proud to wear a piece of your wonderfull talent.
You truely are an artist. And a most gifted silversmith. My ring, the Sun Splendor is simply beautiful. It looks great on my hand and feels as if was meant just for me. Thank you for making my life happier with your talent. Marie
I just received my Amethyst Dancing Swan cocktail ring. It is absolutely stunning and gorgeous! The pictures don't do it justice. The intricate work of the silver is elegant and eye catching. Thank you Kadek for sharing with the world the gift of your talents. I will be purchasing more items from Kadek. Judith
West Chester, PA USA
I purchased the Blue topaz stacking rings, 'Tree Frog' (set of 3). WOW - so detailed and so beautiful!! I love this ring set and wear them all the time. Thank you!
Dear Kadek, I bought ""Blue topaz stacking rings, 'Tree Frog'... It is really beautiful and very very original!... so I had never seen and purchased. I really like your creations and definitely will buy more in the future... See you soon, Thank you, Caterina
I purchased the ""tropical frog"" earrings and ring from Kadek Hendra and they are absolutely exquisite. The craftsmanship is superb-Thank you for such beautiful works of art.
I love my Balinese Sunflower ring. It is beautiful and the craftmanship is spectacular. I will definitely purchase additional items from this artist in the future.
Kadek Hendra, Does excuisite work, my ring was beyond beautiful. His craftsmanship is outstanding..... I would highly reccomend anything that Kadek makes. Kadek Thank you so much for your gifting the world with your beautiful Jewelry, J. Dean
Hello Kadek Hendra, my name is Nora and I just received my ""Precious Lotus"" ring!!!! It is absolutely gorgeous!!! I love it and very pleased with my purchase!! The ring is truly a work of art, beautifully handcrafted, , very comfortable and true to size!! Your wife and you are really true artists!! Keep up the inspiration and good work and expect another purchase from me!!! Thank -you!!
I just received my Dancing Swan amethyst ring, and I think it is the most fabulous bit of artwork I have ever seen. Although I have more expensive pieces of jewelry in my collection. the intricacy of the beautiful design, the careful craftsmanship, and the comfortable feel of the ring on my hand make this my absolute favorite piece of jewelry. If Mr Hendra ever decides to make a similar ring with peacocks and blue and/or green stones, I'm his first customer!
I just received my ring today (sun splendor) it is the most beautiful ring ever. The craftsmanship and the design is extraordinary. I am a forever customer. Thank you
I was very happy to receive the ring, the setting is especially beautiful,so pecise delicate and I wanted to spend ages just looking at it. The colour of the stone has a nuetral effect that enhances the setting, I feel very drawn to the Balinese designs and for me Kadek Hendra made a perfect ring, thankyou.
I received my ""dancing swan"" amethyst ring yesterday. I am so excited as it is more beautiful than I anticipated! So glad there are artists of your caliber available thru Novica. Thank you! Marlene Savoie
The tropical frog ring is so beautiful and unique. Ive never seen anything like it. The detail and craftsmanship is excellent. thank you
I purchased the fleur-de-lis ring several weeks ago. It is beautiful, and detail is amazing. It is my favorite piece of jewelry.
I received my ring today (Verdant Haven) and it is absolutely beautiful. The design and the quality of workmanship is exceptional. Than you Kadek, to you and your wife, for sharing your artistic talents. I am extremely happy with my purchase. G. Gatlin Holiday, Florida
The Sun Splendor Quartz and Citrine ring is beautifully crafted. It fits perfectly and feels so comfortable on my finger. I received it all the way from Bali in less than two weeks, wonderfully packaged. Even the ring box was a little work of art. The ring also came with a special card from the artist. Thank you so much for making this very special piece and others like it available at such affordable prices. This won't be my last purchase.
I am fortunate to have been able to collect five of this artist's rings over time. Every one is unique and different but they all reflect Kadek's special talent and artistry. I feel very lucky to have such beautiful jewelry. Kadek has a true gift and thank goodness he is sharing it with the world.
I received the Dragon's Heart garnet earrings yesterday and I could not be more thrilled. The carving is exquisite and the earrings balance beautifully on the ear. My only suggestion would be to use a larger butterfly back, the one the earrings came with is a bit small for the weight of the earring. Otherwise, perfection! Thank you. (One other suggestion--some necklaces come with only 20"" chains. Perhaps a choice of 16"" or 18"" could be made at the time of purchase, or as a custom order? )
I received the Tropical Frog ring in the mail today, it's amazing! Looks just like on the photo here and even better. The main prasiolite stone is of good quality, clear and without defects. The detail and the work on the ring is amazing! Very pleased with this purchase and definitely will purchase more from Kadek. Such an original and beautiful ring.
Mr. Hendra, Though from your picture, youth smiles out, it is from the illuminating beauty of a very lovely old soul, and yes, you are indeed becoming the master you seek to become. This morning it became my honor to hold one of your creations in my hand--your ""Purity cross."" Words fail me. I could only deeply sigh, ""Beautifully done!"" The wonder of seeing, let alone possessing, something we in the Western world see more rarely every day--an object so infused with the spirit in which it was created that it speaks directly to my heart--so from my heart to yours--many thanks and a sincere hope for you and yours-- long, productive and joyous lives. Until next time-- Debbie Kooy
Kadek Hendra, thank you, you have delighted me again! My 'Mahameru' cultured pearl and blue topaz domed ring is just exquisite and it makes me feel regal to wear it. For three days now I find myself staring into it still in wonder. I keep finding new details in it to marvel at, like the fact that the underside is completely finished in the wonderful detail of openworked silver. So, while Novica's description is, of course, accurate, it cannot possibly do true justice to the reality of your beautiful work that you so faithfully, and, as I'm finding with each new piece, characteristically execute. As large as the ring is, it wears so comfortably well and seems very much as if it was ""made just for me."" Thank you again, and my best to you and your family,--Deb K.
The ring arrived today and I am speechless. It is much more beautiful than expected, even though the photo shows a pretty ring. This ring is a treasure. Thank you Kadek!
I really like the blue topaz & peridot choker ""Treasure of Waturenggong"". It's very beautiful!!
I received my ""Night Temple"" ring this past week and it is absolutely gorgeous. The craftsmanship is unbelievably superb. I will definitely order again from Kadek as it would be very difficult to find an artist who does such exquisite work. Thank you so much.
Kadek, you truly are an artisan. I received my Precious Lotus ring today and I am overwhelmed! Your skill is unsurpassed. I have never seen such beautiful work. The ring is breathtaking. I can't stop looking at it. I was concerned (looking at the photos), that the leaves on the side of the shank might interfere with my fingers, but the whole ring is smooth and yet delicate and intricate. It is the perfect size and has a gorgeous undergallery, which makes it all the more comfortable to wear. I can't begin to tell you how pleased I am. This will become my ""signature"" ring. It's so unique and eye-catching. Thank you so much.
just want say I have to rings, and a pair of earring from Kadek Hendra. one ring is ""rain forrest sparkle"", the other is Verdent Haven. Also a loverlypair of earrings,called Love in Nature. Every pieces comes as shone. Will be buying more from this artists. thank you for your talent. linda,l
Thank you for very beautiful Pura Lotus necklace! You are 5* artist! Fast shipping! Good communication! Good luck! Irina Kosel
HELLO KADEK! MY NAME IS CARRIE AND I LIVE IN THE USA, CALIFORNIA. I LOVE YOUR WORK BECAUSE I LOVE RINGS. YOU MAKE BEAUTIFUL RINGS AND THAT IS WHAT MADE ME PURCHASE THE ""DANCING SWAN"" RING. IT IS SO SPECIAL, AND I GET SO MANY COMPLIMENTS ON IT FROM OTHER PEOPLE. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK.
HI AGAIN...I FORGOT TO MENTION I ALSO HAVE YOUR ""TREE FROG"" RINGS (SET OF 3). I REALLY LOVE THEM AND WEAR THEM ALL THE TIME.
Casper, Wyoming, USA
Surprised by the size of 'Hapsari' - a little like a lady's vintage timepiece, and in jewelry translation, relatively as big, in the best possible way ! A good companion to Kadek Hendra's mabe pearl 'Ice Flowers' - set in lacy, double crowns ;)
Beautiful design! impressive :)
Hi Kadek I just received my bamboo blossoms bracelet. I LOVE IT.
just received my lovely rings today. They are lovely, you are very talented.
I just received the Night Temple ring created by Kadek Hendra. It literally took my breath away, I absolutely love it. I can't wait to show it off and tell everyone where I got it. What an amazing artist! Very lovely work, I will definitely be purchasing more pieces.
Thank you so much! I absolutely love my Tropical Frog ring! It is beautiful!!! I wish you made a matching pendant.
HELLO KADEK, I WAS LOOKING FOR A NON TRADITIONAL STYLE WEDDING RING. I DID NOT WANT A ""WEDDING BAND"" I WANTED SOMETHING MEANINGFUL AND DIFFERENT, I FOUND IT WITH YOUR "" GARDEN OF THE CROSS"" RING. I JUST LOVE THE MEDIEVAL STYLE . WONDERFUL CRAFTSMANSHIP"" I WISH YOU CONTINUED SUCCESS"" M. WILK
Hello! I just received my blue topaz Tree Frogs stacking rings and the set is just beautiful. Such exquisite details. I love it. I've looked at your other work and the items are simply gorgeous. You are truly a gifted artist. I will be ordering more of your beautiful jewelry in the future. Thanks to you and your wife.
Hello Kadek, I wanted to let you know that I received your Precious Lotus ring today and I love it! It fits well, and is just as beautiful as it showed on the website. I will probably be buying another piece from you in the future. Thank you for a beautiful ring that I know I will be wearing often! I would really be interested in an all silver pendant made with the same little frogs that you have on your tropical ring and earrings. If you ever do make one, I would love to be notified if possible.
LADYSMITH, KWAZULU-NATAL, SOUTH AFRICA
I firstly want to compliment you on your immense talent and beautifully crafted piece. I purchased a pair of Sterling Silver Half Hoop Earrings, 'Royal Bali', for my mum for her birthday. I was so impressed by the efficient and speedy delivery. I placed the order on 05-03-2014 and received the package on 10-03-2014. My mum is going to love her earrings!! They are a stunningly exquisite pair with such attention to detail. I must express my sincere appreciation to you Kadek and Novica for making it possible for someone like me all the way from South Africa to be able to make this purchase. I read in the attached card, that your wife assists you. God bless you both abundantly with many years of love and marital bliss and may God guide your talent and inspire you to continue designing and making beautiful pieces of jewellery....Lots of love and best wishes always, Aarthi :)
Thank you....thank you....thank you, Kadek!! I just received my domed Moon Flower Cocktail Ring, and couldn't be more pleased. The workmanship and ""attention to detail"" is outstanding. Your dedication to your craft is apparent from first glance....you are to be commended!
I ordered the Sealife ring. I wish there had been a picture of it on a hand to give some perspective. It's a bit thicker than I thought but I do love it! I ordered a size up since the band seemed wide (again~ perspective). I love the detail around the stone and though I wish it were a bit darker in color (it sometimes looks clear) I overall love it! It's not a ring I will see on anyone else in my area of the world so I love having a unique piece. It's a bold ring and even though I have smallish hands it still looks nice.
Absolutely gorgeous. The ring catches the light and sparkles better than Edward Cullen. Intricately crafted and details are exceptional. Already browsing for my next order from this artist
Wow, I've just received my 3stacking rings with the blue topaz and tree frog design. The beauty of this gift is amazing and I am so pleased with it.Will definitely purchase other gifts for my friends and family now
Dear Mr. Hendra .. Thank you so much for your beautiful unique artistic items, I wear them all the day long and look at them and sending my blessing . Wish you all the prosperous life you desire :) Dula GA , USA
I just received my moonlight earrings. They are a true piece of art. Thank you
The Blue Topaz Sea Goddess ring is breathtaking! It fits perfectly. The gemstone is mesmerizing and I love every detail of the ring. You are very talented. Bless you!
I purchased the swan cocktail ring with blue topaz for myself. It is beautifully made and lovely to wear. I have received many compliments and directed friends to the Novica website, and the artistry of Kadek Hendra, as a result. Thank you for opening the world of talented artists from remote countries to consumers who love handcrafted items but cannot travel to exotic markets to purchase them in person. With appreciation, Gael Stuart Phaneuf
The first order I placed with Novica.com was for a garnet ring made by Kadek Hendra. The ring I received is truly beautiful and very comfortable to wear all the time. The garnet center stone is sparkly and a fiery orange-red color. The workmanship is absolutely beautiful and truly a work of art. I am so pleased with this ring that I purchased another two rings from the same artist: one to give as a gift and another ring with blue topaz. I would like to extend my thanks to Kadek Hendra for creating such lovely and unique designs. Novica.com provides a great service to artisans around the world to sell their unique handiwork to markets across the globe. I recommend this website and the artist, Kadek Hendra.
I just received my sterling silver lotus ring. What a beautiful and stunning ring. The attention to detail is amazing. Thank you!
I just received the Javanese Swan necklace. Very beautiful craftsmanship and so unique. It will be a favourite piece and I will enjoy wearing it and telling others to check out Kadek's work. Thank you Kadek. It's really lovely.
I am thrilled once again by Kadek's beautiful work. Yesterday I received the topaz swan earrings, and they are lovely. I'm wearing them today, and they bring extra joy as they remind me of the beloved tale of Buddha's swan. Thank you Kadek - please keep inspiring us with your creative and exquisite art.
I just received my order (Blue topaz stacking rings, 'Tree Frog' ) and I must say that it is absolutely gorgeous! It looks even nicer in person, and I can't stop looking at it! Thank you Kadek!!
I love my blue topaz/pearl cocktail ring! Such a lovely, eye-catching/statement piece, and such intricate detail and fine artistry! Thank you, Kadek! :)
Just got my Cardinal men signet ring. I have to say it is just brilliant, the fine and delicate work and yet so solid and strong. Well made! Perfect product!
Hi Kadek. Just this minute I received the ring Sorceress that you made. It literally took my breath away when I looked at - even more beautiful than the photo. The workmanship is divine. Thankyou so much - I will always treasure this beautiful ring. Best wishes.
I don't usually respond to the things I get from Novica, because it takes time, and I've always thought, well I'll just let it be. Now, I wish I had all night to praise your beautiful ring! My wife loves it and so do I! People, pay attention to this wonderful artist! Kadek, your name is on my refrigerator!
Oh yeah, my ring is the Onyx with the tree frogs. I would suggest all of you to get this now! If my wife is happy with it, then anybody would be! Haha
This is a beautiful ring that I am enjoying very much.
Hi Kadek! Thank you very much for your work. I love my Dragon's Heart ear rings. They are absolutely beautiful. They are exceed my expectation.
Since I received my very powerful ring, ""Sorceress"" she has been on my left pinky. Even though it is a large ring, the intricate design is so balanced and comfortable, I have not taken it off! It is a part of me now, and inspiring me to create love, peace, harmony and balance everywhere I am! Thank you so much.
Your ""Taman Ayun"" Temple of Light bracelet reminds me of the sacredness of the divine in all of us. The magnificent amethysts sparkle and refract the Light within. After a few days of wearing it, I noticed little points of light coming from between the large stones, and was amazed at the detail and precise placement of surprise light! Thank you and your family for bringing so much love to the world!
Phoenix on a bed of roses captures the rise of the powerful fiery Phoenix in each of us, and encases her/him in the remarkable beauty of the eternal rose--what a magnificent piece!
I was pleasantly surprised upon receiving the two rings I purchased from Novica designed by Kadek Hendra! They are both exquisite!! Both are flawless and the craftmanship is perfect in every detail. I love them and hense just ordered two more pearl rings from his line. I am going to share with all my friends . . this is such a great find and a best kept secret. The rings are far more valuable than what I purchased them for online. I am so thrilled and absolutely love them! I will definitely order more to add to my collection. Thank you Novica and Kadek . . you will be my ""go to"" place to shop for jewelry going forward.
Oh my, how beautiful! I just received my Kadek Hendra ""Meeting of Hearts"" Silver and 18karat gold bracelet. It is spectacularly beautiful, the photo hardly did it justice. I am an artist myself and really appreciate your attention to detail! The gemstones, amethysts and garnets show up beautifully and the entire bracelet is so creative and expertly crafted. I will be ordering a matching ring or earrings soon. All of my best wishes for you and your wife!
Dear Kadek, I just recently received my ""Graceful Moon"" ring. I am so very pleased with the unbelievable detail, it is so intricate, the mabe pearl is simply beautiful, and full of iridescent color, not to mention that the finished under gallery is exquisite, and a true testiment as to the quality and pride you obviously put into your pieces. The ring is true to size, and superbly finished, and slides on like butter, very comfortable to wear. I am totally impressed with the unbelievable piece of true artwork, that I am able to admire , and have the privilege of wearing, I never get tired of looking at it. Thank you, I can't wait to purchase more!
I ordered the peridot ring with the frog and leaf detailing. The ring was pretty and well made, but the detail was so small that you couldn't really see it. I'll be returning it. It's not the fault of the artist, but perhaps it would be best to show a picture of the ring on someone's finger instead of the extreme close up on the website. Then you could get a better idea of what it really looks like.
I just recieved my garnet heart ring,and though it is a small scale,it is beautifully made .It has great detail that I appreciated once I took it outdoors in the light.kadek is very talented and should be proud !thankyou
Love my Pura Lotus earrings! Thank you
Thank you, Kadek Hendra, for making such beautiful art!. My husband ordered the Padma Lotus necklace for me, for our wedding anniversary, and when I received it (rather quick for coming across the globe, I might add), I was rather taken by its craftsmanship and beauty. Thank you again and please keep up your amazing work!
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