Newman student writer turned jeweler

Mar 18, 2021

From The Vantage student newspaperby Marie O’Neal

Junior Matthew Clark doesn’t exactly remember how he started making jewelry, but he knows he is drawn towards what is beautiful, and his creations reflect what that means to him.

“I’m a linguistic artist by trade, and I’ve wanted to do something physical or visual for a long time. So this is my form of physical art,” he said.

He began experimenting with coin rings, he said, but grew frustrated with his attempts.

Clark is a self-learner.

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