Lexi Erickson lives in Colorado and is the director of the metals program at Coyote Creek Studio Arts in Fairplay, Colorado, where she also teaches Art Jewelry workshops and metalsmithing classes. Lexi is the President of the Board of Directors of Coyote Creek and shows at their gallery.
She is a former professor of archaeology, anthropology, Colorado geology and jewelry. (“And they all work together”, she says.) Along the way she picked up a Master’s Degree in Jewelry Design and Fabrication. She studied jewelry at the University of New Mexico and Sam Houston State University. Lexi is the immediate past president of Pennsylvania Society of Goldsmiths and currently serves on the Board of Colorado Metalsmithing Association as coordinator for Publicity and Exhibitions. She has taught private and college level jewelry for the past 22 years, and loves teaching any level of instruction.
Lexi has studied with some of the most well-respected artists in the country, including Harold O’Connor, Charles Lewton-Brain, and Marne Ryan. She studied jewelry design with Alan Revere, founder of the famed Revere Academy in San Francisco.
Lexi is a regular contributor to Lapidary Journal/Jewelry Artist publication, and is the cover artist for the November and December, 2009 issues.