I am currently a jewelry designer aspiring to educate youth through my passion for jewelry. One day I hope that making metalsmithing will no longer be a luxury, but a hobby, profession, and/or a passion for many. In 5-10 years, I hope to have a program started to allow youth who typically would not have access to metalsmithing facilities the ability to let their creative side flourish. I hope to incorporate information that students learn in their fundamental classes, such as mathematics and science, into a metalsmithing course. The metal work that students will create in this program will be geared to enhance the information that they are learning in the classroom.


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My name is Thierry Jones. I am 22 years old and I have been making jewelry in a metalsmithing studio for 10 years now. I have been in love with jewelry since the day a piece of string and beads were placed in front of me. I have taken art classes since the age of 5 at local 4 year colleges with extracurricular programs for youth, such as Moore College and University of the Arts. I am a food fanatic and lover of flamingos. I am a Jewelry Design and Packaging Science major combining my loves to create a complete experience for my costumers. I hope to design custom packaging soon, so stay tuned!


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