Artist Statement

As a designer, Stephanie is drawn to textiles, patterns, and textures that she can incorporate into her work. Important components of Stephanie’s process are structure and construction and it usually involves making, remaking, rearranging and reassembling components to create visually interesting work.

Stephanie O’Brien is originally from Bergenfield, New Jersey. She studied at Savannah College of Art and Design and received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jewelry and Objects and graduated as valedictorian. She has exhibited her work at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show, Palm Beach Fine Craft Show, Smithsonian Craft Show in Washington, D.C., as well as multiple shows at Savannah College of Art and Design. Stephanie is a production assistant at Lulu Frost Jewelry. Previously, she was a studio assistant for Biba Schutz.