Artist - Charlene Reano

Charlene Reano

Charlene Reano (b. 1960) is a jeweler from San Felipe Pueblo. She married into the Reano family of Santo Domingo and learned jewelry making from her sister-in-law Angie. She and her husband Frank collaborate on most pieces of their intricate shell inlay jewelry, where Charlene designs and places the mosaic pieces while Frank does the silver work and grinds the shell.


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