Amy Bailey


Faculty / Coordinator


Art / Jewelry Metal Arts & 3D Design





Basic Credentials

M.F.A., California College of the Arts
M.A., University of Northern Iowa
B.A., University of Northern Iowa

Professional background/Prior experience

Amy Bailey has been teaching since 2004 in colleges in California and Colorado. In addition to teaching, Amy was the Show Manager for the International Caribbean Art Fair in NYC for two years in 2007-2008. Amy is a member of CoMA (Colorado Metalsmithing Association) and SNAG (Society of North American Goldsmiths). 

Amy’s main emphasis is in metals. However, she likes to incorporate other materials with metal, such as resin, cement, and paper. She is greatly influenced by architecture and is exploring ideas of memory, landscape, and the soul. Her work has been shown in various exhibitions throughout the U.S., including part of the permanent collection at the de Young Museum.

Expanded Credentials

M.F.A., Metals/Jewelry, California College of the Arts, San Francisco/Oakland, CA 2003
M.A., Metals/Jewelry, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 2000
B.A., University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 1998