Nona (Voss) Bushman is a graduate of Wyoming Park H.S. and Western Michigan University. Her degree is in Art Education with an emphasis in jewelry. She has been making jewelry from silver, gold, copper, brass, precious & semi- precious stones for the past 48 years. Nona was in Art Education for 34 years with 33 years at East Kentwood H.S. specializing in the 3-dimensional areas of Jewelry, Sculpture and Ceramics. She has participated in the G.R. Festival of the Arts for over 40 years & has shown her work in ArtPrize each year. She has also been in UICA's Holiday Markets, Muskegon Museum of Art Regional Exhibitions, Arts Council of White Lake, Lowell Art Competitions, Holland Area Arts Council, Gallery Uptown in Grand Haven, Celebration of the Arts and Reed's Lake Art Festivals. Currently, Nona is a member of the following arts organizations: GVA, GRAM, MMA, W.H.A.T., UICA, LowellArts, & Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Nona retired 11 years ago & enjoys teaching evening jewelry classes. Her specialty is making one-of-a-kind custom designed jewelry pieces. Nona resides in Wyoming with her husband, Joe and their 4 dachshunds.
Nona's ArtPrize Entries
These are Nona's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Nona's Past Work
These are images of past work that Nona has done.