Rachel Kedinger is an artist currently living in Philadelphia Pennsylvania creating her own work while also working at Holzman Iron Studio. Rachel primarily makes objects out of metal with a focus on utilitarian use. Before moving to Philly in early 2018 Rachel participated in the Core Fellowship Program at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina. She has also lived in Detroit Michigan working at Smith Shop, a craft-centric metal working shop. Previous to living and working in Michigan Rachel grew up in Wisconsin and went to school at the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee where she received her BFA in Jewelry and Metalsmithing in 2012.