Claudia Amling-MacFarland

Claudia Amling-MacFarland, is a local Open Studios Jewelry Artist who works with Precious Metal Clay, or “PMC”, an Eco-friendly, “green” product partially made from recycled photographic and x-ray silver.


Claudia’s passion is creating one-of-a-kind Fine Silver jewelry. Living here in Santa Cruz she loves ocean themed textures on her unique jewelry and currently has 3 different lines.


One line is the popular LoveLetterCharm collection ( where customers can “build their own “ special LoveLetterCharm Necklace from a wide selection of one-of-a-kind charms with inspirational words, initials, birthstones and pearls including ocean themed prints. Each silver charm is unique.


Her Artisans jewelry ( includes collections like “Moonrise over the Beach” or “On The Coral Reef”, “Healing Leaves”, “Circle of Live” and many more.  She creates stunning necklaces, earrings, rings and bracelets, which their owners receive endless compliments for.


The latest creation are her casual “Mavericks Tags” which where originally created for men, but the female ocean lovers, did not want to be left behind… Featuring one-of-a-kind “Tag” Necklaces with waves on an adjustable waxed cotton string. Each “Mavericks Tag” is different, like every wave.

So Santa Cruz…


Amling Designs Jewelry is available at:

Artisans Gallery, downtown Santa Cruz

Many Hands Gallery, Capitola

Zinnia’s Gift Boutique, Scotts Valley


Contact:  Claudia Amling-MacFarland (

Location:  Santa Cruz, CA

Telephone:  831.295.9256