Meet Joan Smith
Joan Smith Designs feature a unique line of contemporary, hand fabricated jewelry using traditional silversmith techniques.
Joan is a retired analyst with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. She has studied the art of metalwork with the Silverworks Studio in Glen Echo Park, MD, since 2011.
In September 2013 she was awarded Excellence in Design and Use of Theme by the Silver Works Studio for her "Warrior Collection" in the "Wearable Pink, Tribute to Breast Cancer Survivors" exhibit. In June 2012, she received honorable mention in the Worcester County, MD, Arts Council, juried Artist’s Choice Show.
Joan’s jewelry art pieces can be found at the Worcester County Art Council Art Gallery, Berlin, MD, Beach Break Art, Bethany Beach, DE, and Profiles Salon and Spa, Gaithersburg, MD.
Joan resides in Rockville and Ocean City, MD with her husband Pat, and dogs Louise and Cindy.