Alicia received her MFA In Artisanry—Metalsmithing/Jewelry from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and a B.F.A. in Functional Design at Murray State University in KY.
She has attained positions of visiting professor, sabbatical replacement, adjunct faculty, studio assistant/technician, artist-in-residence, and visiting (workshop) instructor at arts/crafts education centers around the United States and internationally.
Alicia was honored with an invitation to assist and display work at the Metropolitan Museum of Art/Ratti Textile Center, which coincided with the exhibition “Gems of European Lace” 1600-1920 in 2013 and in April of the same year, she was invited by the Textile Support Organization in Pavia Italy to exhibit work, lecture and teach a small workshop.
Alicia Jane has also had the pleasure of participating in SIERAAD the International Jewelry Fair in Amsterdam 2013 and in Art Basel/Miami at Aqua in 2018. Her work can be found in public & private collections, including the Enamel Arts Foundation in Los Angeles CA & The Lace Museum in Sunnyvale CA.