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Special Summer Open Studio

24/7 Open Studio time Members have access to the studio facilities 24/7 June thru August* membership is $175/mo and includes access to studio tools, and equipment (contact us in advance if you require any equipment orientation). 265 more words

Metal + Glass

Sonatona Gemstones visiting Nanopod Studio Monday May 7

Super exciting news! Pop on over to the studio tomorrow evening Monday, May 7th  between 7pm – 8pm Sonatona gemstones will be in da Haus! … 27 more words

Metal + Glass

Perfectly Imperfect

Not long ago, I took my first metalsmithing class. For my final project, I chose to make a sterling silver, entirely handmade beaded necklace. It took what seemed like forever to make. 339 more words

Marianne Brandt

1893-1983

Mariana Brandt was a woman metalsmith designer, holding her own in the otherwise all-male metals workshop at the Bauhaus.  She was the creator of innovative lighting fixtures, lamps, coffee and tea service sets, that were suitable for mass production. 123 more words

Torch Comfort

Most metalsmiths hold their torches differently than I do.

Others set up their torch head so that the tip is opposite the control knob. Check out the first photo accompanying this post. 124 more words

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EMSC Spotlight Interview: Katie Kameen

   

What events led to you becoming a metalsmith?

I discovered metalsmithing while I was an undergrad at Northern Illinois University. I took a class with Jamie Obermeier, and I really got drawn into the way that Jamie’s intro class balanced traditional metalsmithing with contemporary methods like carving acrylic and working with found objects. 985 more words

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EMSC Spotlight: Katie Kameen

   

What events led to you becoming a metalsmith?

I discovered metalsmithing while I was an undergrad at Northern Illinois University. I took a class with Jamie Obermeier, and I really got drawn into the way that Jamie’s intro class balanced traditional metalsmithing with contemporary methods like carving acrylic and working with found objects. 985 more words

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