Monique Giroux has been teaching at the École de joaillerie de Montréal since 1990, both in the Basic Techniques program and in the college curriculum. She was trained at the École de Joaillerie et des Métaux d’arts de Montréal. Her passion for gemstones and organic materials are the source of her inspiration. Monique brings her art to life by creating unique pieces for a private clientele. Monique’s teaching style is characterized by her great generosity, both in her demonstrations and explanations, as well as in her time.