Nadira Charaniya

A longtime artisan, Nadira uses a variety of mediums to transpose her imagination to jewelry and decorative art. An educator with years of experience in the cognitive and rational domain, Nadira branched out to seriously explore, and connect with, the affective and the symbolic.

It is this balance of mind, body, and spirit that is captured in the her creations.  Her work covers a broad and eclectic range of products. and her repertoire continues to grow daily. Her company, Purple Porpoise Creations, offers delights from silver and copper jewelry, enameled and glass adornments, beaded and costume pieces, carved and decorated eggs, sumptuously decorated silks, etched glass, and so much more.