Alicia received her MFA In Artisanry—Metalsmithing/Jewelry from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and a B.F.A. in Functional Design at Murray State University in KY.
She has attained positions of visiting professor, sabbatical replacement, adjunct faculty, studio assistant/technician, artist-in-residence, and visiting (workshop) instructor at arts/crafts education centers around the United States and internationally.
Alicia was honored with an invitation to assist and display work in a small workshop at the Metropolitan Museum of Art/Ratti Textile Center, which coincided with the exhibition “Gems of European Lace” 1600-1920 in 2013 and 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 workshop and participated in SIERAAD the International Jewelry Fair in Amsterdam.
Alicia resides in West Palm Beach Florida, where she is the Jewelry & Metalsmithing Studio 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's work is featured in Pistachio's Summer 2021 exhibition 'Timeless Cure'. To shop the rest of the 'Timeless Cure' collection, CLICK HERE