Intermediate to Advanced Techniques in Jewelry & Metalsmithing
This class is now eligible for per diem registration. Call the registrar to sign up. 561-832-1776
Please note: Class prices per diem include a 10% increase in the daily tuition, applied at check out.
This course is for students who have experience in jewelry fabrication & soldering and want to progress in their design ideas with advanced techniques and tools. Demonstrations may include chain making, fabricating unique settings for faceted stones, constructing hollow forms etching copper & silver in order to create imagery and patterns on metal and various finishing or polishing techniques.
Masks must be worn at all times on campus and during classes; temperature checks are required before entering class/open studio.
All students must read and sign the health policy & waiver to attend Session 2 on-campus classes.
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Class will be held in the JEWELRY STUDIO
Tuesday, Evening 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Class Duration, Oct 27, 2020 - Dec 15, 2020
Instructor: Alicia Jane Boswell
- Tuition: $416
- Fees: $30
- Tuition: $52.00
- Fees: $3.75
Class ID: 20F2-JAB.2c
Alicia Jane Boswell received her MFA in Metalsmithing/Jewelry from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She has attained positions of visiting professor, Jewelry & Metalsmithing artist-in-residence, Studio technician, Museum Exhibitions Assistant, and visiting workshop instructor at arts & crafts education centers around the United States & Internationally including The Center for Enamel Art, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, the Society of Florida Goldsmiths, and The Textile Support Group Pavia Italy & Wollongong Australia.
In 2013 she was honored to be invited to assist and display work in a small workshop at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Ratti Textile Center which coincided with the exhibition “Gems of European Lace” 1600- 1920. In April of the same year, she was invited by the Textile Support Organization in Pavia Italy to exhibit work, lecture and teach a small textile/lace jewelry workshop. Alicia also has had the pleasure of exhibiting at SIERAAD the International Jewelry Fair in Amsterdam. Her work can be found in public & private collections, including the Enamel Arts Foundation & The Lace Museum in Sunnyvale California. Alicia resides in West Palm Beach Florida, where she is the Jewelry & Metalsmithing Department Manager at the Armory Art Center & presently teaches enameling & advanced metalsmithing workshops & classes. She also continues to pursue her studio practice with commissions and limited production work.
Alicia currently resides in West Palm Beach, Florida where she is the Jewelry & Metalsmithing Department Manager at the Armory Art Center and the BIJOUX! 2021 Assistant Director.