Deadline Extended! Call for Jewelry Artist: A Video Series Opportunity with Rio Grande Jewelry Supply with Courtney Gray

Application due November 24, 2017

A Video Series Opportunity - Featuring You!                                                                                                                                                               

"The Student Journey" with Rio Grande Jewelry Supply

Are you at the beginning of your journey as a jewelry maker? Just diving into the craft   or exploring a career change? Creative Side Jewelry Academy in partnership with Rio Grande Jewelry Supply are sponsoring a student or member to follow their journey in a series of  inspirational videos. The first portion of this series will feature your story through an interview, photos of your work, and footage of you working in our studio. We will then delve into the bigger picture around building a livelihood around jewelry making. This series will be shared with a vast audience and will be accessible via You Tube.

Should we follow you? What calls you to the craft? Identify the process you went through to discover Creative Side and jewelry making. How has Creative Side provided you with mentorship, inspiration and skills for the craft?

If you feel your story is the one to tell that it will inspire others in the world of jewelry, please provide the following information to lindsay@creativeside.org with the subject Student Journey Application.

-Your name, current contact info such as phone number, preferred email, and current city you reside in.  

-Where can we find your jewelry? Website (personal, etsy, shopify, etc) and/or social media (facebook or instagram)

-If not currently enrolled include the date of your last class at Creative Side. Please state whether you are a student or member.

-A brief explanation of why Creative Side and Rio Grande should feature and follow your “student journey” in 3 to 4 sentences.

-2 to 3 high resolution images of your work, minimum 600 pixels x 600 pixels, 300dpi (Please include pictures of your most recent work)

Label images as follows RioSJ_last name_first name_image number.jpg


Initial interview for the chosen applicant will happen December 12, 2017 at Creative Side. We are looking for someone that can commit to continuing to tell their story and plan to follow up in 6-12 months to build on your student journey. The candidate selected will receive $100 Creative Side gift certificate for tuition and $100 gift certificate to Rio Grande for tools and supplies to encourage your growth in the craft.

For more information or questions please call 512.799.0731 or email lindsay@creativeside.org.


Must be a past or present Creative Side student or member.

Able to commit to a follow up interview in 6-12 months.

Currently engaging in the craft of jewelry making (hobbyist or professional)

Application fee of $20 paid (pay by clicking button below "sign up for class" and send application to lindsay@creativeside.org)


Watch this video and see what to expect if you are chosen!



Tuition: send application to lindsay@creativeside.org and pay $20 application fee by clicking the button below

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Reserve your spot today in one of our many inspiring workshops or classes by calling the Creative Side | Jewelry Academy of Austin 512-799-0731 or feel free to email us with any questions at info@creativeside.org.

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