Amanda LaVonne was born in Illinois.  She graduated with her BFA with emphasis in Jewelry and Metalsmithing from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in December of 2013.  She has recently moved to Lewes, DE.

 Amanda has spent the last five summers running the metalsmithing studio, enameling studio, and beading studio at an arts summer camp in Washington, Maine.  Amanda is now a studio assistant for Heidi Lowe, an artist and gallery owner out of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.