Julie Glassman's Profile
As a girl there were few things I loved more than running my fingers through vintage necklaces passed down from my loving grandmothers. Things that shimmered and sparkled always caught my eye. As I grew, I began disassembling them and making my own creations.
When I was fourteen, I took my first metal-smithing class, and with one ignition of a blowtorch I had found my path in life. I was fortunate to attend one out of only ten public high schools in the country with an advanced art program. After high school, I attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan and graduated with a degree in jewelry and gems.
After college, I mastered the technique of cloisonné enamel and developd my signature medium of miniature paintings created from layers of high fired powdered glass framed in precious metal settings. One of my…
- Born on January 26
- Joined December 4, 2008