Pipe Dreams

barrel-shaped vessel from Semiprecious SalvageStephanie Lee’s online workshop will begin on July 16th! Pipe Dreams will teach you to whip up barrel-shaped vessels with daily technique videos, photos, and written instruction over the course of a week. As with the delicately lovely example above, … Read More ...

Center for Metal Arts

copper forms from the Center for Metal ArtsThe Center for Metal Arts is having a four-day conference on fold forming July 21-24 in downstate New York. Charles Lewton-Brain will lead two days of demonstration and two days of hands on learning.

If you aren’t familiar with Charles, … Read More ...

Jewelry Arts Institute

jewelry created by Jewelry Arts Institute instructorsIf you live in New York City, then you may already know about the Jewelry Arts Institute. I was lucky enough to hear about JAI through Jeanette Caines who says, “we at Jewelry Arts Institute have been teaching students to … Read More ...

Summer Workshops

The Craft Alliance has just announced some summer workshops.  Two which looked very interesting are Metal Chemistry: Electroforming with Michael Parrett and Sculptural Glass Bird Beads with Kim Fields.

They take place at the end of July and in … Read More ...

3rd Ward and Class Discount

The Education Department at 3rd Ward recently wrote to us to tell us about their facilities, which I find really exciting and think you will too:

[3rd Ward is] a member-based design center that features photo studios, a wood and metal Read More ...

2010 Masters Symposium

stone and metalThe course schedule for the 2010 Masters Symposium classes at the Revere Academy in San Francisco are now available.

These 3-5 day classes will take place next April and look very exciting. They include topics such as Stone & Metal, … Read More ...