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A couple of things that are in perfect alignment with current area of research have recently just fallen into my lap. They are sensitive and…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on July 23, 2015 at 1:59pm — No Comments
It’s been a hectic couple of weeks in the office and the basement/studio, but I finally snapped some images of this finished neckpiece yesterday evening. I’m going to have another look at the panels that this work comes from later in the week – I need some time away from them before I make any…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on July 19, 2015 at 7:20pm — No Comments
Going to be in Boston for the SNAG conference this week? Come say hi! Not going to be there? Follow along with the shenanigans on Instagram or Twitter by following…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on May 18, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Some of you might remember this little video from last year, when I posted it up on this blog? I created it to give an insight into my working methods, ahead of the exhibition of the works it featured, the One Design show.
Well it’s now in a contest for most popular video, to be decided by likes and number of views, with presentations to be made…Continue
– A quick reminder that I’m giving an artist lecture tonight at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art.
“Join artist-jeweler Melissa Cameron as she presents her work through images and words in the BIMA Auditorium.…
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 30, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
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My solo exhibition, Object Evolution, is on at…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 21, 2015 at 3:58pm — No Comments
Hello America! Yes, I’m back in Seattle, and just in time too. I’ve got a little over two weeks to prepare for my…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 14, 2015 at 8:22pm — No Comments
The exhibition is almost ready! We now have turned over the window to Holly Elliot of Azevinha to work her magic.
Come join me…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 8, 2015 at 12:30am — No Comments
Just a quick heads up: in just under month’s time I’m giving an artist lecture at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art on Bainbridge…
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 6, 2015 at 2:30am — No Comments
The Ethical Metalsmiths, via their website, are right now engaged in raising funds for their…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 4, 2015 at 2:30am — No Comments
I’m pleased to share that my work has been available in your beautiful city since November of last year, and to…
Added by Melissa Cameron on March 24, 2015 at 3:44pm — No Comments
Then there’s this little coda: that week of horror was also how I came to receive the monthly prize at Nancy’s Sewing Basket, my local fabric store (and yes, it is about as quaint as it…
Added by Melissa Cameron on March 20, 2015 at 8:21pm — No Comments
S'ok, my eyes aren't blue. I'm off to New York (State that is), on Monday to teach an enamelling class as a part of the Enamel Guild North East's annual Conference series. The…Continue
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Yes folks, it's getting close to enamel time. If you're in New York State in the middle of next month, you can come take a two-day class with me at the Enamel Guild North East annual workshops, and see me give a presentation about my work at the conference on Sunday the 22nd of March. And if…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on February 26, 2015 at 9:02pm — No Comments
Added by Melissa Cameron on January 15, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
After the enamel course I taught at Pratt in November/December, I was inspired to make some holiday ornaments (insert your regional nomenclature here – the Perth of my youth would say ‘Christmas decorations’) with tin-cans and enamel. I should have known better!
The thin steel doesn’t take too many layers of enamel well, and when I…
Back at the start of last month, on the 9th of November to be exact, I facilitated a workshop at Contemporary Metal in Perth. The One Design exhibition,…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on December 4, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Hey Perth! I’m bringing the circus – my One Design exhibition – to meet the family in my birthplace. It’s gonna be huge! (Actually, it’s going to be as big as it was in Sydney and Melbourne, but believe me, that’s quite big enough )
Added by Melissa Cameron on October 31, 2014 at 3:13am — No Comments