Meet the Teaching Artist:
Emily Kitt


Artist Facts:

Education: BS in Art Education, Kutztown University (and all the Fine Metals classes she could take at KU)

Mediums of expertise: metals (hand-fabricated in silver and gold), gemstone setting, etching, keum boo

Favorite artist: Eric Drooker

Medium you want to learn next: I’ve always wanted to try glassblowing!

Hobbies other than art: I love to garden, read, and make snarky embroidery.

Favorite entertainment for your studio: I primarily have Bob’s Burgers on in the background. Sometimes (I listen to) 80’s metal or 90’s alternative.

Where does inspiration hit you?: Everywhere! I always have a pad of paper on me to get ideas down.

Upcoming classes:

Intro to Jewelry – Starts January 14
Discover Jewelry – Domed Earrings with Emily Kitt – January 26
Discover Jewelry: Bezel Set Ring – February 9
Discover Jewelry – Spinner Ring – February 23
Discover Jewelry – Saddle Ring – March 18

Follow on Social Media:

Click here to follow Emily on Facebook!
Click here to follow Kim on Instagram! @emmybeanjewelry

“A lot of people see my work at shows (and say), ‘Oh, I could never do that!’ Well, have you tried? If you haven’t tried you’re not going to do it.”