RACHEL KASSIA SHIMPOCK | rachellovesmetal@gmail.com |  www.rachelshimpock.com


EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts

San Diego State University

San Diego, CA

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Long Beach State University

Long Beach, CA


TEACHING EXPERIENCE


2012 - CURRENT

ADJUNCT FACULTY Long Beach City College - Long Beach, CA

ART35 Beginning Jewelry & Metals

Responsible for class of 20+ students.

Curricula revolving around history, technique and conceptual applications.

Effective documentation and critique of student work.

Application of multiple modalities to accommodate multiple learning styles and challenges.

ADJUNCT FACULTY Cal State University Long Beach - Long Beach, CA

ART257 Introduction of Metals

ART357 Casting (Jewelry + Metals)

Responsible for class of 20+ students.

Uniquely crafted curricula revolving around technique and conceptual solutions.

Effective documentation and critique of student work.

Emphasis on legacy and responsibility for a fun and safe learning environment.


TECHNICIAN EXPERIENCE

TECHNICIAN Long Beach City College - Long Beach, CA

Responsible for upkeep and maintenance of jewelry shop and tools.

Reinforce lessons and techniques for multi levels of students.

On the spot solution and resolution of a spectrum of student fabrication problems.


WORKSHOPS

UPCOMING

YUMA Symposium

Yuma, AZ

2015 |

ELECTROFORMERIFFI

ECU Symposium

Kitchensmith Powdercoat it!

MASSC Demo Day

City, CA

2014 |

Kitchensmith Powdercoat it!

Long Beach City College

Long Beach, CA

Kitchensmith Powdercoat it!

El Camino College

City, CA

Kitchensmith Powdercoat it!

Danaca Designs

Seattle, WA

Kitchensmith Powdercoat it!

Metal Arts Guild - Long Beach Community College

Long Beach, CA

2016 |

Electroformerric

LECTURES

ECU Symposium Artists presentation: Metal Nerd goes to College

 

EXHIBITIONS

2015

This is a Brooch in affiliation with SNAG conference, Boston Half sandwich Safety Pin

 

Rose Turko Bright Gold Plated Potato Chip

2014

Non-Perishable Collaboration with Kelly Schnorr, Kruglak Gallery Oceanside

       

 Girl Talk Collaboration with Kelly Schnorr & Lee Puffer, Planet Rooth San diego

AQUISITIONS

2015  

Enamel Arts Society   

Baked Potato Teapot

Butter Pat Toast Bracelet

Ain’t No Thing But a Chicken Wing

Ranch Makes Everything Better Brooch


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