Instructor: Elizabeth Thompson
Foundry Workshops: Form Hoop Earrings, Stacked Rings, Stamped Rings, Pierced Earrings, Wax Ring Carving
Elizabeth Thompson is the artist behind Elizabeth Knight Jewelry, a line of hand cut, hammered and etched pieces with an unearthed quality. Each piece from her collection is truly a personal experience in the finding. The line has gathered attention from fashion press including Vogue, Vogue Italia, Vogue Japan, Marie Clare, Lucky, Paper, Foam, Bullet, I-d and Nylon. Although deeply rooted in Brooklyn, Elizabeth Knight Jewelry is carried in boutiques in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Elizabeth received her BFA from Savannah College of Art and Design majoring in jewelry with an emphasis on the craft of silver-smithing. In 2014 she moved upstate to Ithaca, NY where she opened the store Narrative Space with her partner Mark Zaharis and manages Foundry workshops and co-working spaces.