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Holly Gage Demo Negative Space Caning
Holly Gage & Gordon Uyehara Metal Clay Hawaiian Retreat 2013
Holly and Gordon Metal Clay Retreat in Hawaii
Chef Christopher Gage and Ryan Gage preparing lunch for a retreat
Chef Christopher Gages' dessert
Holly Gage Workshop in Texas 2012

Instructor's Resumé

You could say I've traveled a bit to teach the students I love

I've been instructing, speaking, and demonstrating Metal Clay combined with Metalsmith techniques in my hometown, across the United States and abroad since 2003 thru the present. Feel free to contact me for references.

Jewelry Industry and Association Involvement

2011 - Today
Greater Philadelphia Metal Clay Guild
Not-for-profit Organization

2016 - Today
Metal Clay and Mixed Media Facebook Forum


2015 - 2016
Founding member/President
IMPACT International Metal Clay Project Advancing Creativity & Technique
501 (c)(3) Non-profit Organization


Live, Online, Interactive Classes, and Workshops

2013 - Today
Designing with Intention 10-week course

Art of Designing a Jewelry Line 10-week course
Metal Clay Workshops
One-to-One Business Mentoring - The Journey of Self Discovery


Holly Gage Speaks, Teaches, and Demonstrates at
Metal Clay, Jewelry Conferences, and Traum Survivor events:

Warrior Scar Jewelry Workshop, Adults, Phoenix Society World Burn Congress, Maryland, 2023

Warrior Scar Jewelry Workshop, Children 6 - 18, Burn Prevention Network Camp Susquehanna, Poconos, 2019
PMC Conference, Indiana, 2008, 2010, Kentucky, 2012

Art Clay Conference Las Vegas, 2007 & Illinois, 2009

Metal Clay By the Bay, San Diego, CA, 2013

Metal Clay Retreats hosted by Holly Gage and Colleagues

Gage Studio Retreats with Holly and Christopher Gage, 2023 - Present
Whimsical Critters Metal Clay Intensive, PA,  with Holly Gage, 2019

Zen Retreat: Carving and Sculpting in Metal Clay Intensive, PA, with Holly Gage, 2018

Mexican Fire Opal Metal Clay Retreat: For the Love of Gemstoneswith
  Tequisquiapan, Queretaro, Mexico, with Holly Gage, 2015

Mid-Summers Dream Metal Clay Retreat, Berkley, UK 
  with Tracey Spurgin and Holly Gage, 2014, 2015

Love of the Land Hawaii Metal Clay Retreat, Honolulu 
  with Gordon Uyehara and Holly Gage, 2013

San Antonio Texas Metal Clay Guild Retreat, 2012, 2013 with Holly Gage

PMC Connection Metal Clay Retreat, Arrowmont School of Jewelry, Tennessee, 2011
 with Holly Gage

The French Connection Metal Clay Retreat, France
  with Angela Crispin and Holly Gage, 2010
Back in time Metal Clay Retreat, Pennsylvania with Holly Gage, 2010


Well Establish Shows hosted by Holly Gage Workshops

Innovative Bead Show, Maryland, 2009, 2010

Best Bead Show, Miami, Florida, 2009


Metal Clay Guilds hosted Holly Gage Workshops and Master Metal Clay Classes

Columbus Ohio Metal Clay Guild, Ohio, 2011

Cleveland Ohio Metal Clay Guild, Ohio, 2011

Chesapeake Bay Metal Clay Guild, Maryland, 2009, 2011

San Francisco Metal Clay Guild, California, 2009
PA Craft Guild, York, Pennsylvania, 2009


 Jewelry Schools and Private Studio Classes hosted
Holly Gage Workshops and Master Metal Clay Classes

Gage Design Studio Lancaster, PA 2003 – Today

Creative Side jewelry Academy, Austin, 2016

The Ranch, Center for Arts and Crafts, Seattle Washington, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Dynasty Creative Art Studios, San Juan Capistrano, CA, 2012, 2013

Dragonfly Beads, Casenovia, NY, 2011, 2012

Metalwerx, Waltham, Massachusetts, 2011, 2012

Black Bear Bead Store, NY, 2012

Paula Beckett's Metal Clay Studio, Dallas, Texas, 2012

Brighton Bead, Brighton, Michigan, 2011

Art Clay Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2011

Jonna Faulkner's Studio, San Diego, CA, 2011

Mid Cornwall School of Jewellery, England, 2010
Lyle Rayfield's Studio, Tucson Arizona, 2010

Wyomissing Institute of Art, Wyomissing, PA, 2003 – 2009

Pottery Haven, Reading, PA, 2008


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