August 2012 Blog Posts (24)

Set of Tension-Set Rings

These tension set rings were from casting class with MDB. Carving wax was pretty fun, I choose minimal design to create pairs. Stone setting was a technique that I was always interested in and I wanted to try tension setting. …

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 31, 2012 at 6:30pm — No Comments

SNAG Forging Entrepreneurs

Last weekend I went to Pittsburgh and got to attend SNAG's Forging Entrepreneurs Symposium.  I met some awesome metalsmiths and got a lot of good information.  For my summary, check out my personal blog. Here's a preview:

This past weekend was the first SNAG Forging Entrepreneurs Symposium…

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Added by Sarah Loch-Test on August 31, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments

Skin Regiment vessels



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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 30, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Four Helicopters, The Queen of England and a Sofa...

I've been incredibly busy since my last post, what with all my new students starting their various courses this week in addition to a raft of other things going on.

 

Mittwoch Aus Licht - 1

 

I spent the weekend in my favourite British city, Birmingham. The reason for going there was to hear the premier of Karlheinz Stockhausen's…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on August 28, 2012 at 3:25pm — 4 Comments

Ladle

Ladle project was super fun. Started with very thick gauged copper sheet, raised and planished to the finished product!…


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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 28, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments

Excellent Presentation

Just back from "Forging Entrepreneurs - Tools and Skills for Business Success" presented by SNAG, in collaboration with The Society of Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh, PA.  I highly recommend to anyone involved in an arts organization - or if you have an opportunity to hear her speak, Crafthaus' own Brigitte Martin. …

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Added by Judy Belcher on August 27, 2012 at 8:01am — No Comments

NICHE Winner 2011 and submission for 2013!



Back in 2011, I was very thankful that I was chosen as the winner of Niche Awards in sculptural wear category. I really want to give special thanks to all my metal buddies and faculties at CSULB, without their support I wouldn't stand where I am today. Thank you guys! So for this upcoming year of 2013 I was encouraged…
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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 25, 2012 at 8:00pm — No Comments

New space, new bench, new studio

New space, new city, new studio :)
As this summer of 2012, I already completed my first year as graduate student @ SDSU! Now 2 more years to go! With awesome graduate students/faculty around me I shall make…
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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 24, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Fuller Craft Museum Exhibition

One of my enameled panels, Alchemical Utensils, was selected by Curator Dina Deitsch of deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum for inclusion in the upcoming Fuller Craft Museum Members Exhibition. The show will be up from September 22, 2012 – February 10, 2013 with an opening reception on Sunday September 30th from 2 – 5pm.

 

8 x 10"

vitreous enamel on steel

sgrafitto and overglaze…

Added by Ana M. Lopez on August 24, 2012 at 9:46am — No Comments

El Creamer (part 1)

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 23, 2012 at 11:00pm — No Comments

El Creamer continues... (part 2)

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 23, 2012 at 11:00pm — No Comments

You Are (the) Here: Origin Story 2

 

This summer and fall I am visiting four cities that are home to exceptional collections of decorative arts. While I play the part of tourist, visiting historic sites and buying souvenirs, I develop a relationship with each new and hereto unfamiliar city. The urban passages that are particular to my time in each city render aspects…

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Added by Ana M. Lopez on August 23, 2012 at 7:13pm — No Comments

You Are (the) Here: Origin Story

I am about to expand upon a new series of artworks that explore the cultural construction of identity through personal adornment. It will result in four wearable metal objects and related imagery and will be completed during my development leave this fall. This series, You Are (the) Here, is inspired by the historic relationship between body adornment, the idealized self and the souvenir that has been indicated by such things as pilgrimage badges of the middle ages, neoclassical…

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Added by Ana M. Lopez on August 23, 2012 at 7:12pm — No Comments

Beyond Borders Exhibition



Mini doughnut pins are shipped off to Richmond Art Center!





Exhibiting

Beyond Borders: Experimentation and Innovation in Enameling…


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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Inspiration of Eye, Ear & Fist



Eye, Ear & Fist is also a political piece but more whimsical with introduction of vibrant colors. This piece is a set of three enameled pins. This project’s theme was “Boundary” and I was inspired by the Japanese parable, "See no evil, hear no evil, and speak no evil."…


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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 1:30am — No Comments

Triangular Pendants

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

Story behind Money Lies

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

Etruscan Chain / Bolo



This Etruscan piece project was very fun and meditative. Weaving each fine silver wires, stretching them and constructing was very satisfying. The angular main body is hollow fabricated and is movable as bolo tie/necklace. On the center I have …
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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

Tear Drop Ring

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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on August 22, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

In$urance Value, Whole$ale Price, Retail Price - Under$tand the Money

In$urance Value, Whole$ale Price, Retail Price - UNDERSTAND THE MONEY is a post on ASK Harriete. This is based on 30+ years of exhibition and shipping experience....and was reawakened again, just…

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Added by Harriete E Berman on August 21, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

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