Archive: July, 2012

Faculty – Robert Matthew

Robert Matthew Youth Kinetics Instructor Robert Matthew is a tinkerer, graduate student, and accidental firestarter. While in London he worked with a variety of colourful people from Artists to Architects at the Royal College of Art. After leaving University with both a crippling debt and a laser wielding robotic spider, he fled to California to […]

Faculty – Kim Emilianowicz Mirus

Kim Emilianowicz Mirus Youth and Adult Jewelry Instructor Kim Emilianowicz Mirus is an educator and an artist who earned a B.A. in Art Education as well as a B.F.A. in Crafts: Jewelry, Metals & Enameling. She began metalsmithing over a decade ago, and while she enjoys all jewelry techniques, she is especially interested in casting. […]

Faculty – Jaime Guerrero

Jaime Guerrero Glass Instructor Jaime Guerrero, Born 1974 in Los Angeles California an up and coming artist, Jaime is recognized for his unique use of color and his versatility in both sculpture and craft. Jaime began his glass career at California College of Art and Crafts in 1994, where he focused on technique, honing his […]

Faculty – Joaquin Alejandro Newman

Joaquin Alejandro Newman – Youth Cartóneria Instructor Oakland born artist Joaquin Alejandro Newman currently lives and paints in his hometown. The son of an artist mother and a scientist father, Joaquin’s mixed heritage of Yaqui, Mexican, and European ancestry has fueled his creative endeavors his entire life. After studying fine art and digital design at […]

Faculty – Adrien Segal

Adrien Segal completed a BFA in Woodworking and Furniture Design at California College of the Arts in 2007. She began working at the Crucible in 2009 as a Gallery Intern and switched to teaching Woodoworking classes in 2010. She has exhibited work at the Richmond Art Center, the Center for Art in Wood in Philadelphia, […]