Inspire Your Heart with Art with Shayba Muhammad, Jewelry Artist
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: Jewelry artist Shayba Muhammad uses brass as her medium to make classic minimalist designs for bracelets, necklaces, and earrings. In this program we see examples of her work, hear her insights into working with brass, find out what inspires her, and learn how she creates her beautiful pieces.

Type of Video: Program*
Unique Video ID: Visual Arts-177**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of an art appreciation or exploration unit to give students insight into the business side of the art world as well as the creative side.
  • Have students respond to the jewelry created by the artist. What do they like about the colors, style, etc.? Would they be interested in creating artwork like this? Why or why not?


*Programs offer long form exploration of a topic(s) in the area of study with single or multiple guests interacting with an audience.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.