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Clare O'Connor and Jill O'Malley are The School of Jewellery Ireland's Enamelling Tutors.
Enamelling is taught on the Certificate Courses.
Jill O'Malley is the Operations Director at The School of Jewellery Ireland.
Clare O'Connor is the Sales & Marketing Director at The School of Jewellery Ireland.
Clare O'Connor graduated from NCAD in 2010 with a BA degree in Fine Art where she specialised in printmaking. She joined the team at The School of Jewellery in 2014 and immediately found a niche for her creative talent.
Clare has been apprenticed to Goldsmith, Deirdre O'Donnell and, in addition, is completing the Full Time One Year Certificate in Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills. She is the Senior Administrator for The School of Jewellery Ireland.
Clare has a natural ability that she has combined with her logical thinking and design training. In addition to having enormous creative ability, she is patient, intuitive and extremely capable in all learning environments.
Clare has also found another outlet for her creativity which she has been given time to develop at The School of Jewellery Ireland in the areas of fine glass enameling on precious metals. Her printmaking experience has transferred to this new medium and she works methodically and patiently.
Clare is The Enameling Tutor at The School of Jewellery Ireland.