I'll be using this group to focus on different aspects of craft arts.Artist's. Work. Exhibits. Retail & Wholesale Venues. Photography.Hopefully, some humor as well. (I did say hopefully, I'll hope with you).See More
"I finally broke down and bought a good oven too. A Sears convection like Ronna's. And let me just say, PHEW! The convection fans keep the temp. steady as it goes and I no longer worry about ruining work. Afterward, i wondered what took me so…"
I finally had a chance to cruise around Crafthaus a bit today. Wow, there are sooooo many beautiful things to look at for inspiration and to just drool over. Your work here is beautiful and the photography is stunning as well...great…"
I finally had a chance to cruise around Crafthaus a bit today. Wow, there are sooooo many beautiful things to look at for inspiration and to just drool over. Your work here is beautiful and the photography is stunning as well...great job! I haven't even set up a photo album yet.
Thanks for the good wishes and the warm welcome...
Sweet Loretta, you are going to hear this a million times from me.....but thank you so much for all your wonderful advice. You made me feel so much a part of the polymer community. Polymer Rules!!!
Actually I was there helping a friend with his show and just checking the show out. My work is currently going through some heavy changes. I haven't decided if it's a good time to try to break into wholesale yet. Still trying to decide. I have a lower end of beaded earrings that might be a good sell. ?? Giving it some thought.
Last day of October and spooky hallowe'en is here again. I've never much bothered with the festival as I'm not much of a horror fan but this year I've been paying a bit more attention and have been finding it quite funny, especially the non-gendered gingerbread person biscuits which one of the fashion students had iced to look like skeletons:…See More
The only place for cloth fibers, human hair and dust in my home is the vacuum cleaner, but that's not the case for Japanese artist Takahiro Iwasaki, who loves to use them to create detailed miniature scenes that depict Japan's industrial…See More
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!