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New Orleans, LA

2019-2020 Mini Grant Healing Thrones


Skip Boyd is a visual artist and one of the original 8 YA/YA guild members. Boyd currently designs and sells custom furniture pieces. His mini-grant will support his exploration of sacred geometry to create a Healing Throne adorned with precious metals and crystals. His latest functional piece commemorated the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival's 50th anniversary and was auctioned off by the New Orleans Jazz and & Foundation to support music for New Orleans youth.


Skip Boyd was active the YAYA guild 1988-1990.

All works are copyright of the artist. 

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