The Arts as Partnership; The Arts as a Career

Owego Free Academy (OFA) student Alice Dang won the OFA Jewelry Challenge, a collaboration between students and Master Bench Jeweler at Van Horn Jewelers in Owego, Michael Husted. Students worked with their art teacher, Susan Camin, to create design concepts for a piece of jewelry. Dang’s winning design was chosen by Husted from the many student submissions. He then used a 3D printer to make a model from which he created the pendant, which he presented to Dang at an event on August 29, 2020. Husted made an additional piece (pictured) that is available for sale at Van Horn Jewelers. Read more…

Pictured: Alice Dang, winner of the OFA Jewelry Design Challenge with Michael Husted and Skip Hornick of Van Horn Jewelers in Owego