CV/Bio

Chris Darway is an artist, metal smith, teacher and designer with over 38 years of experience in the field. Formally trained in craft design at The Philadelphia College of Art he has worked in traditional metals, wood, plastics and metal clays. He has taught jewelry design at the University of Delaware, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, and Montclair State University in New Jersey. He is a PMC senior instructor for the Rio Grande Company and has been involved with this material since its first introduction. His work has been exhibited in Japan, England, and Germany. You can read his article “Studio Savvy” in Art Jewelry Magazine.He is on faculty for Continuing Studies at The University of the Arts, Philadelphia and also teaches adult education at the Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA.