Celie Fago is a self-taught jewelry artist and author with a background in painting, printmaking, sculpture and metals. Her widely exhibited jewelry, combining Precious Metal Clay with polymer clay and metal smithing, is distinguished by elegant design, resonant color, and attention to detail. She is highly regarded as a generous teacher and an innovator in the combination of these materials. She has exhibited and taught internationally for professional organizations, guilds and schools including Arrowmont, Haystack, The North Country Studio Conference, and the Mid Cornwall School of Jewelry. She has work in numerous collections, including Mitsubishi Material Corporation of Japan and the Mingei Museum in San Diego.