Andrea de Leon
Andrea de Leon is a Texas-based artist currently living in Austin. Her experience growing up in Monterrey, Mexico has deeply influenced the way she approaches her work. Having studied Architecture and Industrial Design at Savannah College of Art and Design in her early college career has lead her to engage in other interests in the art realm such as metalsmithing, sculpture, installation, ceramics, painting and photography. Andrea received her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Studio Arts from the University of Texas at Austin in the fall of 2012. Since then she has been working with glass and metal and doing residencies to further enhance her skills. She is currently teaching at Creative Side Jewelry Academy while maintaining an active studio practice and working on custom knives and jewelry.