Lisa Johnson is originally from Oxford, OH and Erie, PA. Currently she is the Director of Jewelry and Metalsmithing at The Armory Art Center in West Palm Beach, FL. After receiving her MFA from Indiana University in Jewelry Design, she was awarded scholarships at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Haystack Mountain School of Craft as a TA, and Artist-In-Residence at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. Recent books featuring her work include
On Body and Soul: Contemporary Armor to Amulets, 500 Necklaces, Humor in Craft, 500 Prints on Clay, New Earrings, and 500 Jewelry Designs.