Our purpose in curating shows is to promote good artwork. We try to make the process as painless as possible.
We received 65 images from Crafthaus artists for Off the Floor (opened July 31). A show at Crafthaus has more of an audience then a gallery, it offers a permanent stage. We do love gallery shows, but here at Crafthaus submission is easy, doesn't cost anything for members.
Gera, I had no Idea we were neighbors. I love Sydney. I haven't visited there for a few years. Your work is outstanding. I have been a fan for a long time. Sorry you didn't get to Baltimore....it was incredible. The polymer community is like a huge close knit family. I came away with so much.
hi pam, i love!!!! your work. i have not posted all that i do, but i feel the crossover in our sense of artistry and design. if only i had time to make all the pieces i have drawn. you'd see what i mean. thank you again for the kind comments. anne
I am doing great. I have never done Tide fest. Are you going to try for Rags this year? I am. Hey, I am going to the big polymer clay conference in Baltimore at the end of Feb. I can't wait to meet some of my idols in the polymer world. I am showing a piece at the exhibition. Good to hear from you.
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
Jim Cotter is the master of combing popular culture and everyday flotsam to create modern jewelry. Using model car and airplane kits, students are introduced to casting techniques while making their own creative jewelry pieces. During the class, students construct small, intricate pieces in bronze, sterling silver, and aluminum using both vacuum and centrifugal casting. Students learn model making, wax working, spruing, investing, centrifugal casting, vacuum casting and finishing. We work with…See More