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Emily Maija Rogstad

Emily was born and raised in the small village of East Calais, Vermont. She graduated in 2013 with a BFA in Metalsmithing + Jewelry from Maine College of Art. After some traveling she moved to Penland School of Crafts for two years for the Core Fellowship. Now a resident of Asheville, North Carolina she spends her time maintaining an inquisitive studio practice, and enjoying the mountains.

“My work and aesthetic are derived from my daily landscape. Discovered color stories and familiar objects are broken down, interwoven and simplified into wearable pieces.”