Charlotte Kruk
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  • San Jose, CA
  • United States
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Baggage: 7 Deadly Sins

Upcycled Samsonite luggage covered in DumDums candy packaging & resin. Luggage tags explore the 7 deadly sins; flavors attempt to associate with each sin through flavor and/or color
Jul 8
Charlotte Kruk liked Angelina Ciulik's discussion The Aficionado's Day Job: Smithing an Articulated Neck-Piece for Cher
Jul 8
Charlotte Kruk joined alice simpson's group
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HUNGER

Hunger, in all its metaphorical forms, is part of our personal and public conversation. Many of us struggle with HUNGERS, and yearn for the pleasure of food, love, possessions, control, sex or P O W E R.The works selected for this exhibition offer a wide range of ideas and images which go beyond food.See More
Jan 18
Charlotte Kruk joined John Lunn's group
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Tapestry of Talents: Bringing Your Whole Voice to Your Craft

Exploring the possibilities for us to bring all our diverse interests & skills into the art we create.See More
Apr 2, 2013
Christine Dhein and Charlotte Kruk are now friends
Mar 17, 2012
Charlotte Kruk commented on Harriete Estel Berman's blog post Pencils Make a Point - TRUE CONFESSIONS On the Path to Success or the Brink of Failure
"SUPERSTAR!!! I'm so thrilled for you! YOU DID IT! ....but I must say, I never had any doubts that you would. Looking forward to experiencing it in person..... trying to find the pencils I donated... and the line I sat and stacked at the…"
Mar 14, 2012
Charlotte Kruk joined Brigitte Martin's group
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Co:Operation Tableware

An exhibition featuring work by pairs of artists who develop, and cooperatively create a set of functional (or nonfunctional) tableware. Exhibited at Fancy Gallery, Seattle during the SNAG conference 2011. Online exhibition in 2 parts.
Aug 2, 2011
Charlotte Kruk joined The Justified Sinner's group
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Thinking Out Loud

A group where you can post your bench problems and issues for discussion and comment.It's open and can be used to ask technical questions or post solutions, tips or ideas which you think might be of use to other members.See More
Aug 2, 2011

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Lynbrook High School
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working artist/high school sculpture arts educator
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At 12:51pm on September 26, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…

Thank you very much for your membership payment and support of crafthaus. Your membership is valid through Oct 15, 2015.

Enjoy crafthaus, participate often!

At 5:53pm on March 12, 2011, Leslie A. Schug said…

Hi Charlotte,

Great candy wrapper outfits! Now I need some chocolate!!

Leslie

At 2:44pm on February 17, 2011, alice simpson said…

Oh! You must have so much fun creating your works of Art!

Absolutely imaginative, skillful and definitely DE-lish-us.

Do you get to eat the candy before or after?

At 4:49pm on October 2, 2010, Glen Guarino said…
We jury online exhibitions for Crafthaus and are inviting you to submit to our calls:

Earthly Pleasures http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/crafthausexhibition/forum/topics/open-call-earthly-pleasures

Me, Myself and I will be our 7th showhttp://crafthaus.ning.com/group/crafthausexhibition/forum/topics/open-callme-myself-and-i

Sitting Pretty Part 2 is how the show will lookhttp://crafthaus.ning.com/group/sittingprettytheartsittingpretty

A show at Crafthaus has more of an audience then a gallery and offers a permanent stage to the world. We do love gallery shows, but at Crafthaus submission is easy, doesn't cost anything for members. In addition to our calls there are others you may be interested in.

We try to make the submission process as painless as possible!
Glen & Marie Guarino
At 6:03pm on July 12, 2010, Alison Greer Pack said…
Hello Charlotte,
I love your work! so cool!
At 7:04pm on June 18, 2009, Lilyana Bekic said…
Thanks for the friend request. I love your work too! Do you have a background in fashion or costume?
At 11:29am on April 1, 2009, Margaux Lange said…
Thanks so much for your comments Charlotte, I really appreciate it. Your candy wrapper dresses are amazing btw!
At 8:57pm on December 16, 2008, Brigitte Martin said…
Hello Charlotte:

Welcome to crafthaus ! I am very glad you joined us.

Please feel free to add your comments to the blog/discussion topics that are already posted. Of course, if there is something else you'd much rather talk about, please add that to the site so that the rest of us can chime in.

I really hope you will enjoy being with this network and find the exchanges interesting and fun. The more you put into it, the more you will get out of it, for sure.

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

Again: Welcome !

Brigitte Martin
Editor www.crafthaus.ning.com
Director, Luke & Eloy Gallery
www.lukeandeloy.ning.com
 
 
 

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Crafthaus is pleased to announce that Leisa Rich's project "Invisible:VisAble" garnered 968 votes of 2,575 total votes cast (37.59%) and is the 2014 Crafthaus Project Grant Winner.

Starting in November, we all look forward to following Leisa's crafthaus blog about her project.

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Instill - Material Matters 2014

  INSTILL-material matters “The year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning, but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.”  Hal Borland The School of Jewellery at Birmingham City University presents the thesis work by students of the MA in Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products course. The show celebrates the achievements of a group of exceptionally diverse individuals, with each piece on display offering an unexpected adventure through material that…See More
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Behind the Brooch part 2

I am happy to share with all of you more images of wonderful brooches from artists around the word. I had so many submissions on my first call that I had to create a second part exhibition. This exhibition focuses on a side of the brooch we usually do not pay much attention to: the back side. Our first look is naturally always trained at the front, but when we do take the time to look at the back of a brooch, it will oftentimes reveal a surprising aspect for us, a delightful little secret. With…See More
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Tales From the Tool Box - Chapter One

Thank you for viewing this on-line exhibitionThis exhibition is a showcase for narrative work, with over 234 images it was decided that the exhibition would be in two parts with chapter two being on-line in January 2015I would like to personally thank all the makers who took the time to submit work for this on-line exhibition. Image left: Dauvit AlexanderTitle - "Blood Will Have Blood: A Macbeth Brooch" Image Credit: Photography by Andrew Neilson, Neilson Photography. See More
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A modern metalsmith/metal artist can be found working in traditional metals as well as in nontraditional materials. The designs can range from the classic to the extravagant, and the techniques can either be centuries old or decidedly current.

The wide range of expression preferences, design options, materials, and processes has lead within our field to unfavorable misconceptions, misunderstandings and in some cases even outright disdain between artists. 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!

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