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Julia Irons

2017-2018 Professional & Entrepreneurial Grant Recipient
Product development and marketing for her jewelry line JuClay.
New Orleans, LA

Julia received a Professional & Entrepreneurial Grant to support the product development and marketing for her ceramic jewelry business, JuClay. This is her second award from the foundation. She received a Creative Work Grant in 2016 to support the start-up of JuClay.

Julia has extensive art mentoring experience in the New Orleans area, including developing an art curriculum that includes jewelry design with polymer clay. She also worked at the Rosetree Blown Glass Studio and Gallery in New Orleans from 2014-2017.

Julia was a YAYA Summer Intern from 2011-2014. She continued working with the YAYA community as an Urban Heroes Mentor from 2014-2015.

Artworks shown are selected from works submitted by the artist in their final reporting to the Ana & Adeline Foundation. All works are copyright of the artist.

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