I just finished and uploaded a new video with some of my fine silver jewelry designs on YouTube, and I thought I’d let you all know! I think I found the perfect music for it, too, so I am very excited about it…
I will be at Asheville Art in the Park this Saturday. One of the unique aspects of Asheville Art in the Park is that it is a local art market that gives back to the community by donating 10% of all sales to a local non-profit organization, which I think is very cool.
Before I go on vacation (and take a break from everything but my family), I wanted to share with you an interview about my jewelry work on the Jewelry Report, which was published in two parts…
If you ever feel like your inspiration took a vacation, just give yourself a break and go to a good concert, talk about the stuff that you like with a friend or other creative types, visit a bookstore, and check out other artists and designers to get re-inspired to find your own voice and style. Finding your own expression can be a challenge sometimes, but you have to remember that everything in life is a process and give yourself the necessary mental fuel to feed the creative flame!
Of all PMC (Precious Metal Clay) and Art Clay, Copper and Bronze clays are still pretty new, so there is still a lot of experimentation going on amongst metal clay artists. And here is my second experiment with Art Clay Copper.
Ok, my first try at copper clay turned out to be a total disaster. I am still trying to figure out why the couple pieces I fired split and broke when I quenched them!
To quote Robert Frost on this first day of a New Year: “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”
Today is a good day to let go of all the sad and bad things that happened this year, and to look forward to a brighter future with hope and a positive, creative attitude.
Welcome to my blog. I am glad you stopped by. I will be posting very soon about my work and some of the design ideas I am working on. Right now I am in the process of redesigning my web site, so it’s a lot of work, but it will be ready very soon. I[…]