Jewel Clark
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H. Jewel Clark



Education

2003

A.A. University of Advancing Technology- Tempe, AZ
Major: Multimedia
Specialization in computer animation, web and graphic design
Special Honors: Summa Cum Laude

1995

M.F.A. University of North Texas- Denton, TX
Major: Metals and Jewelry
Specialization in enameling and jewelry fabrication
Minor: Computer Graphics

1990

B.F.A. University of Texas- Austin, TX
Major: Metals and Jewelry
Minor: Ceramics/ Art History


Current Positions

2012-

Adjunct Faculty, Phoenix College- Phoenix, AZ Teaching: Metals and Jewelry I, II and Ind. study

2009-

Retail Website Administrator- Heard Museum Online Shop www.heardmuseumshop.com
I was responsible for implementing a redesign of the e-commerce site as well as all product photography, copy and customer service as it relates to online purchases

Madmaud Digital Design, freelance web and graphic design (website in progress)- Phoenix, AZ

Designer/ Webmaster, macjewelryclasses.com A website devoted to showcasing the jewelry artists and Metals and Jewelry classes at the Mesa Arts Center- Mesa, AZ (work in progress)

2007-

Artist in Residence in Metals, Mesa Art Center- Mesa, AZ

Most Recent Positions

2006- 2009

Adjunct Faculty, South Mountain Community College- Phoenix, AZ
Teaching (Teacher of Record): Art History Survey, Art Appreciation, Drawing 1 and 2, Two Dimensional Design and Computer Graphic Arts (www.classinfoonline.org)

2005- 2009

Designer/ Webmaster, MAKER (Metal Art worKshops and Educational Retreat)- Loma Mar, CA

2004- 2007

Artist in Residence, Phoenix Center for the Arts- Phoenix, AZ
August 2004- August 2007
Teaching: Metals and Jewelry
Duties included teaching beginning to advanced metals and jewelry and special topics workshops, creating semester schedules, coordinating other metals instructors, maintaining the studio and equipment and sharing curatorial duties of monthly exhibits including an annual metals show.
(Phoenix classes are not listed here. For a list of classes I taught at the Phoenix Center, please contact me.)

2005- 2006

Webmaster/ technician, Carol and Jay Rosenblatt, owners of www.artisticgallery.com and www.carolbrookspostergallery.com
Duties include photographing artwork, correcting color, etc. in Photoshop, integrating images into the websites as needed and posting art and poster auctions on Ebay using Dreamweaver and hard coding in HTML.

2001- 2002

Assistant Professor of Art, Tennessee Technological University- Cookeville, TN
Teaching: Art Appreciation
Teacher of record for 2 Art Appreciation classes (120+ students). Duties included preparing and giving lectures, creating syllabi and tests and grading tests and research papers.
Curator: Art Slide Library
Through a special grant created to comply with NASAD accreditation, I re-organized and re-catalogued 20,000+ slides using FileMaker Pro. Extensive research was required along with my existing knowledge base to accurately label mislabeled, partially labeled, un-translated foreign and unlabeled slides, which comprised a significant percentage of the collection. I was also responsible for augmenting the collection where I deemed necessary with a purchase grant of $15,000.

Teaching Experience

2014

Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- January 21- May 6, Mesa, AZ

2013

Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- January 23- May 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Hammer Setting for Cabochon Stones" Mesa Arts Center- January 22- February 26, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Casting" Phoenix Center for the Arts- January 10- April 11, Phoenix, AZ Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- June 5- July 24, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Introduction to Photoshop Elements" Mesa Arts Center - June 4- July 23, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- August 27- December 10, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Woven Chains" Phoenix Center for the Arts- October 5, Phoenix, AZ

2012

Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- January 18- May 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- June 6- August 1, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Introduction to Photoshop Elements" Mesa Arts Center - June 7- July 26, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Enameling- Introduction to Advanced" Mesa Arts Center- August 29- December 12, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Woven Chains" Mesa Arts Center- October 6-7, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Loop in Loop Chains" Mesa Arts Center- November 3-4, Mesa, AZ

2011

Workshop: “Enameling Introduction“ Mesa Arts Center- January 19- Feb 23, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Enameling Introduction“ Mesa Arts Center- March 2- April 13, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Enameling Open Studio“ Mesa Arts Center- April 20- May 11, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Hammer Setting for Cabochon Stones“ Mesa Arts Center- March 26-27, Mesa, AZ

2010

Workshop: “Enameling ” Mesa Arts Center- January 25- March 4, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Chains Sampler ” Mesa Arts Center- March 25- May 4, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Painting Enamel ” Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts- August 15- 20, Gatlinburg, TN
Workshop: “Enameling- an Introduction” Mesa Arts Center- September 1- 15, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Enameling Independent Study" Mesa Arts Center- September 22- November 24, Mesa, AZ

2009

Workshop: “Enameling ” Mesa Arts Center- October 28- December 9- , Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Jewelry Fabrication 1A ” Mesa Arts Center- September 14- October 7, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Jewelry Fabrication 1B ” Mesa Arts Center- October 9- November 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Jewelry Fabrication 1C ” Mesa Arts Center- November 16- December 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Fiber Techniques in Metal" Mesa Arts Center- November 18- December 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: "Hammer Stone Setting for Cabochons" Mesa Arts Center- October 21- November 4, Mesa, AZ

2008

Workshop: “Cloisonne Enamel ” Mesa Arts Center- October 22- November 26- , Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Fused Link Chains ” Mesa Arts Center- October 14- Novermber 4, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Woven Chains ” Mesa Arts Center- November 18- December 9, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Fused Link Chains ” Phoenix Center for the Arts- April 24- May 5, Phoenix, AZ
Demonstration: "Hammered Stone Setting" for Metalink- April 12, ASU Metals Studio, Phoenix, AZ

2007

Workshop: “Intro to Jewelry ” Appalachian Center for Crafts (ACC)- June 18- 22, Smithville, TN
Workshop: "Solder 911" Phoenix Center for the Arts- October 11- November 15, Phoenix, AZ

2006

Workshop: “Woven Chains” Mesa Arts Center March 25-26 Mesa, AZ

2005

Visual Arts Instructor- "Beginning Enameling" Mesa Arts Center- June 9- July 28, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Fused Link Chains ” Mesa Arts Center- October 6- 27, Mesa, AZ
Workshop: “Byzantine Chains ” Mesa Arts Center- November 3- December 1, Mesa, AZ

2004

Artist in Residence- MAKER 2004 “Fibers Techniques in Metals” June 12- 17, Loma Mar, CA

2002

Workshop: “Jewelry Playhouse” Appalachian Center for Crafts (ACC)- April 13- 14, Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Jewelry Making: In the Beginning…” ACC- June 10- 14, Smithville, TN

2001

Substitute Faculty: Beginning Drawing, Painting, Art and Music Appreciation. TTU- Cookeville, TN
Workshop: “Enameling: Color Your World” John C. Campbell Folk School- March 4- 10, Brasstown, NC
Workshop: “Basic Jewelry Making” ACC- June 11- 15, Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Chain Making” ACC- October 13-14, Smithville, TN
Educational Outreach: “Making Copper Boxes” High School Arts Program- ACC- Smithville, TN

2000

Substitute Faculty: Beginning Drawing. TTU- Cookeville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Jewelry” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Enameling” ACC- May 29- June 2, Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Jewelry” ACC- June 5- June 9, Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Beginning Jewelry” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Educational Outreach: “Art Comes to Schools” TACA grant- hand spinning demo- Feb. 2, Hermitage, TN
Educational Outreach: “Chain Making- demo”- Nat’l Assoc. of Fleet Administrators Conv.- April 18, Ridgetop, TN
Educational Outreach: “Spin a Tale, Weave a Story”- hand spinning demo- May 1 Cookeville Public Library-
Cookeville, TN
Educational Outreach: Hand spinning demo, Homestead Elementary School- May 5, Crossville, TN
Educational Outreach: “Art Comes to Schools” State grant April 12- May 11 Demo- spinning, hands on- straw weaving

1999

Adjunct Faculty: (Teacher of Record) Art Appreciation. Motlow Community College- McMinnville, TN
Workshop: “Beginning Enameling” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Beginning Bead Weaving- Peyote Stitch” ACC- April 10-11, Smithville, TN
Workshop: "Art Comes to School” State grant- April 20-May 13 hands on- Peyote stitch bracelets- Upper Cumberland Region

1998

Adjunct Faculty- (Teacher of Record) Art Appreciation. Motlow Community College- McMinnville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Enameling” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Enameling” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Educational Outreach: “Art Comes to Schools” State grant April 20- May 14
Demo- forged copper bracelets- Upper Cumberland Region

1996-1997

Adjunct Faculty- (Teacher of Record) Art Appreciation and Art Education. Motlow Community College- McMinnville, TN
Workshop: “Fiber Techniques in Metal”, ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Enamel- Color Your World” ACC (one week)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Enameling” ACC (4 Saturdays)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Basic Jewelry and Enameling” ACC (4 Saturdays)- Smithville, TN

1995- 1996

Artist in Residence in Metals-Appalachian Center for Craft- Smithville, TN
Instructor: Children’s summer art camp ages 9-12 ACC- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Rings and Things” art camp- grades 4-8- Cheekwood (one week)- Nashville, TN
Workshop: “Champlevé”- adult workshop- ACC (4 Saturdays)- Smithville, TN
Instructor: Children’s crafts- regional schools grant- ACC- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Enameling”- ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Chain, Chain, Chains” ACC (2 days)- Smithville, TN
Workshop: “Enameling” ACC (8 week course)- Smithville, TN

1994-1995

Teaching Fellow- (Teacher of Record) Computer Graphics. University of North Texas- Denton, TX
Teaching Fellow- (Teacher of Record) Beginning Metals. University of North Texas- Denton, TX

1993-1994

Teaching Fellow- (Teacher of Record) Beginning Metals and Intermediate Metals. University of North Texas- Denton, TX
Teaching Assistant to Harlan Butt- Advanced Metals. University of North Texas- Denton, TX
Workshop: “Casting for Enamellists” - Assistant to instructor Peter Hechtman- Sponsored by North Texas Enamellists Society- Denton, TX
Workshop: Jewelry making presentation to secondary art education class- Texas Christian University- Fort Worth, TX

1992- 1993

Teaching Fellow: (Teacher of Record) Beginning Drawing- University of North Texas- Denton, TX

1991

Substitute Teacher: Ceramics- Country Day School (high school level)- Fort Worth, TX
Workshop: jewelry making for ISAS Fine Arts Festival- Country Day School (high school level)- Fort Worth, TX

 

Other Art related Positions

2011- 2013

Founding member of Mesa Arts Center Artists Cooperative- juried in under metals and photography Duties included- committee service and regular demonstrations in the store. I served on the marketing committee where I was responsible for graphic design. I produced posters, a rack card, bookmark, business card and promotional insert for theatre programs. I also maintain the web page for the shop at www.mesaartscenter.com

1998- 2000

Sales and Exhibitions Staff- ACC Gallery- Smithville, TN
Duties included assisting customers, creating sale displays, preparing the exhibition space and pedestals, hanging and taking down exhibitions, packaging and shipping artwork, inventory maintenance, writing press releases and creating advertising material.

1997- 2002

Established private studio; “Jewel Designs”- Silver Point, TN

1996-1997

Co- founder; “Clarkenhagen Jewelry Design”- Nashville, TN

 

Shows and Exhibitions

2013

"Summer Faculty Show" June- August ACC- Smithville, TN
"Alchemy 2, the 14th Juried International Enamel Exhibition" June 15- August 23, Carnegie Gallery- Covington, KY

2012

"Crucible: 10 Years of Metals at the Mesa Arts Center" April 20- August 12, MAC- Mesa, AZ

2011

"House of Fun" April 21- May 25 Shemer Art Center- Phoenix, AZ (juried by Lennee Eller)

2010

"All Souls Exhibition" October 22- November 7 Studo 455- Tucson, AZ (juried by Terry Etherton)

2007

"Resident Artists Show" March 2- 30 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
"Summer Faculty Show" June- August ACC- Smithville, TN
"Arizona Gems" April 28- October 28 Sky Harbor Airport, Terminal 3, Level 2, East End- Phoenix, AZ

2006

“Art Detour HQ Group Show” March 24- 26 Burton Barr Library, Phoenix, AZ
"Resident Artists Show" March 3- 31 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
"Resident Artists Show" September 1- 29 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
"Polished: Three Decades of Metal at UNT" November 9- December 23 UNT Art Space FW- Fort Woth, TX

2005

"Resident Artists Show" September 2- 27 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
“Resident Artists Show” March 4- 25 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ

2004

“Resident Artists Show” September 3- 24 Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ

2002

"Summer Faculty Show" June- August ACC- Smithville, TN

2001

“Spotlight 2001: American Craft Council Southeast Region Annual Juried Exhibition” Nov. 19- Dec. 15. Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts- Gatlinburg, TN
“Fresh Metals”- Invitational Exhibition- August 13- September 13 ACC- Smithville, TN
“Materials: Hard and Soft” juried exhibition- January 27- March 9, Denton, TX
“The 14th Cloisonné Jewelry Contest” The Japan Shippo Conference juried exhibition- March-April. Syosenkyo Rope- way Shippo Museum, Tokyo, Japan
“Summer Faculty Show” June- August ACC- Smithville, TN

2000

“Best of Tennessee Crafts” Tennessee Assoc. of Craft Artists Biennial- Kenneth Trapp- juror. Venues: Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN- Christian Brothers Univ. Art Gallery, Memphis, TN; McMinn Co. Living Heritage Museum, Athens, TN
Exhibitor- River Gallery Oktoberfest Art Market- Chattanooga, TN
“Annual New Members of the Southern Highland Craft Guild Exhibition”- August 26- November 12, Asheville, NC
Tennessee Assoc. of Craft Artists- Highland Rim Chapter Exhibition, Cookeville Arts Center- August 6-27, Cookeville, TN
“Summer Faculty Show”- June 1- August 5 ACC- Smithville, TN
Exhibitor- Buyers Market 2000 Wholesale Craft Show- Feb. 18-21, 2000, Philadelphia, PA

1999

“Behind Our Eyes, We Dream” solo exhibition- Nov. 26- Jan 13, 2000 ACC- Smithville, TN
Exhibitor- Hand Workshop Craft and Design Show - Nov. 12-14, Richmond, VA
Exhibitor- Detroit Artist’s Market Holiday Festival- Detroit, MI

1998

Exhibitor- Detroit Artist’s Market Holiday Festival- Detroit, MI
Exhibitor- River Gallery Octoberfest Art Market- Chattanooga, TN
Exhibitor- River Gallery July 4th Art Market- Chattanooga, TN
“The Allure of Lures” ACC- Smithville, TN
Exhibitor- Tennessee Association of Crafts Artists Spring Crafts Fair- Nashville, TN

1997

Japan Enameling Artists Society Juried Show- Tokyo, Japan
Exhibitor- Holiday Festival- ACC- Smithville, TN

1995-1996

“Brooch- The Subject” 2-year traveling exhibition Southwestern states
“Banking on the Arts” art exhibition- Cookeville, TN
“Collect All Six” Emerging Professional Artists group show ACC- Smithville, TN
Japan Enameling Artists Society Juried Show- Tokyo, Japan
ACC Faculty Show- Nashville, TN
Voertman Art Competition Juried Show- Denton, TX
University of North Texas Juried Student Show- Denton, TX

1994

“Brooch- The Subject” Juried Show- Tempe Arts Center- Juror’s Award- Tempe, AZ
Voertman Art Competition Juried Show- Denton, TX

1990

“Imagine Metal” group student show- University of Texas- Austin, TX

 

Professional Activities and Service

2006

Curator- "Annual Metals Show"- October 6- 26, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ

2005

Co-Curator- “Annual Student Show ”- December 2- 16, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
Curator- “All the Small Things- Juried Metals Show ”- October 7- 28, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
Curator-“Draw the Line”- June 3- 24, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ
Curator- “Best of Show”- February 4- 25, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ

2004

Juror- “Precious Metals, Precious Objects”- September 3- 24, Phoenix Center for the Arts Gallery- Phoenix, AZ

2000

Donator- “Autumn Bacchanal” Tennessee Tech Univ. arts scholarship auction, Cookeville, TN
Juror- “Eyes of Diversity” Elementary and Secondary Art and Literature Competition sponsored by Fleetguard- Cookeville, TN
Juror- Tennessee Association of Craft Artists Fall Fair Nashville- Chattanooga, TN
Juror- Webb School Fair- Bell Buckle, TN

1998

Juror- Smithville Fiddler’s Jamboree Crafts Fair- Smithville, TN
Donator- “Autumn Bacchanal”- Tennessee Tech Univ. arts scholarship auction- Cookeville, TN

1997

Juror- Smithville Fiddler’s Jamboree Crafts Fair- Smithville, TN
Donator- “Autumn Bacchanal”- Tennessee Tech Univ. arts scholarship auction- Cookeville, TN

1995-1996

Juror- ACC Juried Student Show- Smithville, TN
Donator- Denton Arts Guild Auction- Denton, TX
Donator- “Autumn Bacchanal”- Tennessee Tech Univ. arts scholarship auction- Cookeville, TN

 

Publications

Lifestyle Crafts Buyer’s Guide: Winter 1999, Summer 1999, Winter 2000
Metalsmith, Winter 1995- “Brooch- The Subject” review
SNAG News September/ October 1995- Emerging Professional Artist residency article
Ornament, Autumn 1994, “Contemporary American Brooches.”
Oak Ridger newspaper, Dec. 1, 2000- Eun- Sook Kim Studio Show
Artlink, October 2004- interview on the metals program at the Phoenix Center for the Arts

 

Professional Organizations

Member: Southern Highland Craft Guild 1999- 2002
Enamellist Society 1997- 2002
Tennessee Association of Craft Artists (TACA)- 1997- 2002
1998-1999 Vice President- Highland Rim Chapter
1999- 2001 President- Highland Rim Chapter
1998- 2001 Board Representative- Highland Rim Chapter
Friends of the ACC (FACCT) 1996- 2002
Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) 1995- 1999
ACM/Siggraph Professional Member 2004-

 

Professional Conferences Attended

2013 Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)- Phoenix, AZ
2004 SIGGRAPH- Los Angeles, CA
2003 SIGGRAPH- San Diego, CA
1999 Enamellist Society- Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
1998 Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)- Seattle, WA
1997 Enamellist Society Conference- Gatlinburg, TN/ Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)- Albuquerque, NM
1996 Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)- Washington, DC
1995 Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)- New Orleans, LA

 

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