Cami Ruh Clemo
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  • United States
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Co:Operation GARNISH

Can the metal and jewelry field overcome its division and send out a much-needed signal?We appreciate and respect our historical past and acknowledge that current materials have a rightful place in jewelry/object making! Arriving at this message is the goal of this exhibition cooperatively arranged by Rachel Timmins and Brigitte Martin.Please join this group to stay informed !! This is the official exhibition blog.See More
Aug 14, 2014
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crafthaus online Exhibitions

Online Exhibition project on crafthaus. Exhibitions are member-curated and change monthly. Calls for Artists below!See More
Apr 17, 2013
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FERROUS - A Cooperative Exhibition between Velvet Da Vinci Gallery and crafthaus.

“Ferrous”- A Cooperative Exhibition between Velvet Da Vinci Gallery, SF and crafthaus. Exhibition dates: March 1 - April 14, 2013Simultaneous exhibition at Velvet da Vinci Gallery, SF and crafthaus (online)!See More
Jul 25, 2012
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Sporadic Chronicle

The Sporadic Chronicle is the unpredictable work journal of Angelina Smith. The Chronicle follows the progress of various projects for the entertainment industry, jewelry lines and small sculpture as well.See More
Jun 12, 2012
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Cooperative Projects

What is it about cooperative projects that fascinates us so much? Is it the process or is it the outcome? Or is it the knowledge that working cooperatively can be both fun and challenging at the same time? Let's find out about your cooperative projects!See More
Jun 4, 2012
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Artist Interviews-Where are you going? Where have you been? How did you get there?

About this blog--As a recent graduate and currently in a one-year residency the question of what’s next and how to get there is always on my mind. For this blog I will be interviewing artists who have taken varying paths and pursued different careers in or out of the arts to see what they are doing now and the steps they took to get there. Special Note--I want this to be a way to share how we are all trying to figure out the paths to what’s next and where to go, not answers or things to do, but…See More
Jun 1, 2012
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SNAG Conference 2012 Phoenix

Jillian Moore and Liz Steiner blog the events of the 2012 SNAG Conference "The Heat is On!",  happening May 23-26, in Phoenix, AZ.See More
May 10, 2012
 

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Where do you live ? City, State and Country
Boise, Idaho
Place of Work ? Example: Studio, College, Gallery, Museum, ...)
Studio
I am a .... Example: Student, Maker, Educator, etc.
I like making things.
Your website, DIRECT flickr or DIRECT facebook links where your work can be seen.
http://camiruhclemo.com
What media do you work with?
I work with deconstructed kids meal toys, old food tins, tiny objects with a history...coins, buttons, saint medals, etc. I cast work in bronze, silicone and plastic. I also enjoy the freedom and spontaneity of working in clay.

My work is influenced by a career as a laboratory technician and a wastewater treatment plant operator.

Inspired by beauty and humor found in unexpected places, I share my enthusiastic view of the organisms that live in and around waste.

Food, water and waste are recurring topics in my work.

Food is a topic I often explore. Food is more than fuel. It forms memories and reinforces relationships. It is culture and ritual. At times, it is obsession. Food is a common thread that weaves us together.

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At 6:20am on January 14, 2016, Brigitte Martin said…

Thanks for signing up again with crafthaus.  Your membership is valid through January 15, 2017.
Now that you’ve successfully re-registered you can get even more involved. This means, you’re not just getting the whole crafthaus picture... you are a part of it. Your contributions via blogs, photos, and discussions will enrich our open crafthaus environment immensely, so please let us know what’s going on in your art life! Don't hold back! 

Thanks for being a crafthaus member!

At 4:19pm on January 27, 2013, Leslie A. Schug said…

Hi Cami, I like the sense of humor in your work. Keep it up! Leslie

At 4:07am on April 28, 2012, Cami Ruh Clemo said…

Thank you Brigitte for featuring my Cockroach: Combat brooch! I will have to bring this one to SNAG. :)

At 10:10pm on February 17, 2012, Alicia Jane Boswell said…

Congrats lady!!

At 5:21am on January 22, 2012, Marlene True said…

Hi Cami, Great to hear from you.  loved looking at your work!

At 11:54am on January 10, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…

Yup. The truth is, the more one gets out and about here the more fun it really is. Everyone likes to share, this is a hand-selected group. It just "works" :-)

At 10:42am on January 10, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…

Glad you like it here. Your sense of humor is infectious. :-)

At 9:28pm on January 9, 2012, Harriete Estel Berman said…

Fabulous that we get to reconnect here on Crafthaus.

Hope your work is going well.

Harriete

At 6:23pm on January 2, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…
Hello Cami,

Welcome to crafthaus, the network for fine craft artists and those who support them! I am very glad you joined us! Your crafthaus membership is valid through January 15, 2013.

Please look around and add your thoughts to the groups, blogs and discussions. Crafthaus is a participatory sport!

Please note that ALL images sent to the website editor are vetted to assure a measure of overall quality control. Unlike other image sharing websites, crafthaus is not a "free-for-all". Our members present their work in front of an educated and critical audience (their peers,) so the photos have to be GREAT. Our goal is to show our members' work in the best possible light. From the many images received daily, we aim to post as many as possible. Crafthaus heartily encourages comments from the membership, however, with regard to photos posted or not, we have a strict "NO WHINING" policy in effect! 

If there are ever any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to email me via crafthauseditor@live.com anytime, I will do my best to be of help.

I hope you will enjoy being with this network, and will find the exchanges interesting and fun.

Again: Welcome !

Brigitte Martin
Crafthaus Editor

My work is influenced by my earlier careers as a water quality lab technician and a wastewater treatment plant operator.

Inspired by beauty and humor found in unexpected places, I share my enthusiastic view of the organisms that live in and around waste.

Food, water and waste are recurring topics explored in my work.

 
 
 

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"The Cost of Gun Violence"

Artwork for the exhibition "Imagine Peace Now" organized by Boris Bally
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