Edna Madera・ Metals
Edna Madera is a studio artist working in Kansas City, Missouri. She earned a BFA in metalsmithing from the School of Fine Art at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She graduated from the School for American Crafts at the Rochester Institute of Technology, earning an MFA in jewelry design and metalsmithing, while gaining experience as a jewelry instructor through a teaching assistantship. She taught at the Penland School of Craft and Pratt Fine Arts Center in Seattle. Her gold fusing work has earned the Award of Excellence at the American Craft Council Baltimore show and published in New Brooches: 400+ Designs in Contemporary Jewelry and SNAG Jewelry and Metals Survey.