Jeweler, metalsmith, and professor Sue Amendolara talks about her work, the ideas behind it, and life as a teacher in the second episode of Craft in Sight. Sue is the incoming president of SNAG (Society of North American Goldsmiths)

http://www.snagmetalsmith.org/

Music: "Atomic Spy"

Watch out for the blooper after the credits :-)

Craft in Sight is a collaboration between Brian Ferrell and Brigitte Martin (crafthaus.) Our goal is the creation and distribution of videos about crafthaus artists, showcasing a range of craft media, creative processes, and the environment in which craft work is made today.

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Comment by Karen Ernst on August 18, 2011 at 8:14pm

Yay Sue - I just saw this finally! Really great to see the process behind your work, and how it all comes to fruition. That was a cold day in Edinboro!

Comment by Catherine Witherell on June 8, 2011 at 11:08am
Good video and the blooper was very cute!
Comment by Sophia Georgiopoulou on May 25, 2011 at 10:05am
Beautiful organic forms that meld into each other!
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on May 22, 2011 at 5:45am

fabulous video!

 

Comment by MYRNA MEDEL on May 17, 2011 at 11:56am

Beautiful pieces!!! I'm into plants as well...especially cacti and succulents.

I'm inspired with your work. Thank you for sharing!

Comment by Erin Austin on April 17, 2011 at 2:27pm

Gorgeous work! The forms do have a believable botanical quality about them. I'm very inspired by plant forms as well, this was just the push I needed to get back outside and do some observing.

 

 

Comment by Tadashi Koizumi on April 17, 2011 at 9:39am
Yey ! Sue ! Yey !
Comment by Julie Sanford on April 12, 2011 at 6:21pm
I really enjoyed the wonderfully creative, simply elegant forms of Sue Amendolara! Thank you for this beautifully crafted video!
Comment by Cynthia Eid on April 12, 2011 at 10:09am
a thoughtful, insightful video about an artist.  thank you to all who worked on it!
Comment by Jeffrey Robert McGee on April 11, 2011 at 10:20am
Cool! I'm going to show my students

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