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At 8:46pm on August 12, 2013, Leslie A. Schug said…

Congratulations on the newspaper article and selling your work at CMA! I hope they continue to carry your work as well. I was traveling through Ohio after attending the Enamelist Society conference in Covington, KY. It has been a couple of years since I've spent any time in northeast Ohio.

At 9:27pm on August 8, 2013, Leslie A. Schug said…

Hi Michael, I saw your enameled jewelry in the Cleveland Museum of Art gift shop this week...it's wonderful! This is one of my favorite museums and I was happy to see an enamelist represented in their shop. Take care, Leslie

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At 2:18pm on January 26, 2012, eva sherman said…

Love your work Michael!

At 1:27pm on December 7, 2010, Julie M. said…
Your sense of color is astounding. Your work is exquisite. Merci.
At 7:39am on December 5, 2010, Brigitte Martin said…
Michael:
As you know, I love your work. I hope the fellowship gets finalized soon! What a great accomplishment.
All the best, B.
At 1:35pm on December 4, 2010, Regina Rose Malone said…
Check out http://grainsofglass.ning.com/
It is a sight like this for enamelists.
LOVE, LOVE, LOVE your work and congratulations.
At 1:18am on December 2, 2010, Thea Clark said…
Michael, what a wonderful opportunity you've earned for yourself, congratulations. Enjoy!
At 7:13pm on November 23, 2010, 2Roses said…
Congratulations Michael. We're happy to see your magnificent work being recognized.
At 2:53pm on November 23, 2010, Brigitte Martin said…
...was just informed that he is 1 of 20 recipients of a Creative Workforce Fellowship, provided by his resident county, for $20,000.


YOU SO DESERVE THIS !! Congratulations !!! :-)
At 5:50pm on February 8, 2010, Brigitte Martin said…
Congratulations, Michael :-)))
At 7:09am on January 18, 2010, Tricia Harding said…
Hey, we are having a show together! I'm honored and excited...hope you have had a happy new year. Looking forward to the exhibition!
At 3:01pm on January 11, 2010, 2Roses said…
Thank you for sharing your experience with the shows Michael. Your work is as good as it gets and your string of rejections only points out the fickle nature of jurying. Yes, you have to have good work, good photos etc. You have all that and more. In our opinion it boils down to the more shows you apply to, the more you get in to. Don't doubt your work in the slightest. You are one of the finest enamelists out there. Who knows why you got accepted to this show and not another. We are happy for you.
At 12:58am on January 11, 2010, 2Roses said…
Double congratulations on your acceptance at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival.
At 3:50pm on December 17, 2009, marcus marguillier said…
Thank you for making me discover the beauty of enamel. I saw beautiful pieces before, but your work triggered the "click" in my head.
Congratulations on your craftsmanship.
At 7:34pm on November 18, 2009, Marissa Saneholtz said…
Your work is beautiful!

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!

Arriving at this message is the goal of this traveling exhibition opening at the SNAG conference in Boston 2015, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA - Aug 19 - Sept 20, 2015, Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX - Oct 16 - Nov 15, 2015, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD - Dec 11, 2015 - Jan 08, 2016, Brooklyn Metal Works, Brooklyn, NY - Feb 5 - Mar 4, 2016.

DETAILS on exhibition premise, call for artists, submission guidelines.....

Rachel and Brigitte will be appearing on the wonderful Jay Whaley Metalsmith Benchtalk Radio Show, talking about the Co:Operation Garnish project, how they came up with the idea, what the project is about and the plans moving forward.

The radio show will be LIVE on air September 25, 2014 @ 6PM EST / 3 PM Pacific.

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/whaleystudios

Listeners can call in during the show via phone, skype, or directly connect via the blog talk website.

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