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NYJDI has developed an entrepreneurial focus to the curriculum for those looking into a career in jewelry design.
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About NYJDI Creative Director
About Jenine Lepera Izzi, NYJDI Creative Director
Jenine Lepera Izzi, creative director of the New York Jewelry Design Institute, did not start her career imagining that she would one day operate a school for budding jewelry designers. Armed with a business degree, the Boston native spent the initial part of her career in lucrative corporate sales positions in the biotech and finance industries, building a loyal client base along the East Coast from Boston to Miami. She also maintained a passion for art, quality design, as well as living and working in New York City. Learn More >
Come join us on one of our industry tours as we visit diamond cutters to amazing jewelry designers and get insights on their experience and the trade. Experience what really happens behind the scenes.
Enjoy our hands-on workshops ranging from technical design and Photoshop to manufacturing and branding. Workshops are available beginner to advanced. Check out our upcoming workshops.